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APEC 2011 - Media Resources

Foreign Press Center APEC Email Service
-Foreign Press Center APEC Email Service

Announcements and Press Releases
-11/13/11   Schedule: Open Press Coverage for the Departure of President Obama
-11/12/11   USAID Supports New Fund to Advance Food Safety  [74 Kb]
-11/12/11   USAID Partners with U.S. Chamber to Reduce Disaster Risk
-11/12/11   Media Alert - Launch of Innovative Public-Private Partnership to Create the World's First Fund for Global Food Safety
-11/11/11   APEC High Level Policy Dialogue on Disaster Resiliency
-11/11/11   APEC High Level Policy Dialogue on Open Governance and Economic Growth
-11/11/11   New gate times for arrivals of the Malaysian, Japanese, Canadian, Korean and U.S. delegations at Hickam
-11/10/11   Secretary of Energy Chu to Join President Obama at APEC Leaders Meeting
-11/10/11   APEC Leaders' Open Press Events as of 11/10/2011
-11/10/11   Senior U.S. State Dept. Official Will Brief on Background/Off Camera on Nov.10 at 4:00 p.m.
-11/09/11   Secretary Clinton to Deliver Remarks on "America's Pacific Century" at APEC Leaders Week in Hawaii on November 10
-11/09/11   Secretary Clinton to Discuss Women and the Economy at APEC CEO Summit in Hawaii on November 11
-11/09/11   Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's Travel to Hawaii, the Philippines, Thailand, and Indonesia
-11/08/11   Schedule: Open Press Coverage for Arriving Leaders' Delegations - as of November 8
-11/08/11   Broadcast Media Access to APEC Television Feeds
-11/08/11   State Department Media Note - Video Content for APEC Leaders' Week, November 8-13
-11/08/11   White House Press Release - NEW DETAILS: President Obama, First Lady to Travel to Hawai'i, Attend APEC
-11/02/11   UPDATED - Frequently Asked Media Questions - APEC 2011 Economic Leaders' Meeting (AELM)  [34 Kb]
-10/28/11   White House Statement by the Press Secretary on the North American Leaders' Summit
-10/20/11   Restrictions In the Vicinity of the Hawai'i Convention Center for the 2011 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Leaders Week
-10/05/11   Media FAQs on the APEC 2011 CEO Summit  [16 Kb]
-10/05/11   APEC 2011 CEO Summit Media Registration Deadline - Friday, October 7, 2011
-10/04/11   Showcall Media Service Rate Card  [740 Kb]
-10/04/11   Hargrove Media Service Rate Card  [107 Kb]
-09/23/11   Applications for Media Credentials to the APEC Leaders Meeting and Other Related Meetings  [66 Kb]
-09/20/11   FPC Off-the-Record Briefing, "Media Arrangements and Credentialing for the APEC Economic Leaders Meeting (AELM) in Honolulu, Hawaii," Thur., 9/22 @ 10:30 a.m.

U.S. Government Statements, Briefings, Speeches & Remarks, Fact Sheets
-11/13/11   APEC: Fact Sheet on 19th Annual Leaders Meeting Outcomes Creating Jobs, Growth, and Economic Opportunity with AELM Declaration & Annexes
-11/13/11   Details on First Lady Michelle Obama's Gift to APEC Leaders' Spouses  [1938 Kb]
-11/13/11   News Conference by President Obama
-11/13/11   Opening Remarks by President Obama at APEC Session One
-11/13/11   Press Briefing by NSA for Strategic Communications Ben Rhodes and Admiral Robert Willard, U.S. Pacific Command
-11/13/11   Readout by the Press Secretary on the President's meeting with President Ollanta Humala of Peru
-11/13/11   Readout by the Press Secretary on the President's meeting with Prime Minister Harper of Canada
-11/13/11   Remarks by the First Lady at APEC Spouses Luncheon
-11/12/11   Fact Sheet: APEC on Travel Facilitation
-11/12/11   Fact Sheet: The United States in the Trans-Pacific Partnership
-11/12/11   Media Note: Creation of Global Food Safety Partnership
-11/12/11   Media Note: Secretary Clinton's Meeting with Pacific Island Leaders
-11/12/11   Outlines of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement  [345 Kb]
-11/12/11   Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney, Deputy NSA Advisor for Strategic Communications Ben Rhodes, Deputy NSA for Int'l Economic Affairs Mike Froman, and NSC Senior Director Daniel Russel
-11/12/11   Press Briefing by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest, Bill Weldon, CEO for Johnson & Johnson, Rich Lavin, CEO for Caterpillar, Eric Schmidt, CEO for Google
-11/12/11   Press Gaggle by Mike Froman, Deputy National Security Advisor for International Economic Affairs
-11/12/11   Readout by the Press Secretary on the President's Meeting with Prime Minister Noda of Japan
-11/12/11   Remarks by First Lady in Roundtable with Members of Ma'O Organic Farm
-11/12/11   Remarks by President Obama and President Hu of China Before Bilateral Meeting
-11/12/11   Remarks by President Obama and President Medvedev of Russia After Bilateral Meeting
-11/12/11   Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Noda of Japan Before Bilateral Meeting
-11/12/11   Remarks by President Obama at APEC CEO Business Summit and Q & A
-11/12/11   Remarks by President Obama in Meeting with Trans-Pacific Partnership
-11/12/11   Remarks by the President Obama at Host Performance and Cultural Program
-11/12/11   Remarks by the President in a Toast at APEC Leaders Dinner
-11/12/11   Trans-Pacific Partnership Leaders Statement
-11/11/11   Joint Statement: APEC Ministers Agree on Enhanced Trade, Green Growth, Regulatory Reform
-11/11/11   Opening Statement by Ambassador Kirk at the 2011 APEC Ministerial Meeting
-11/11/11   Press Conference with Ambassador Kirk and APEC Trade Ministers
-11/11/11   Press Conference with Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury
-11/11/11   Remarks by Secretary Clinton with Nina Easton of Fortune Magazine at the CEO Summit on Women and the Economy
-11/11/11   Remarks by Secretary of State Clinton Following the APEC Ministerial Meetings
-11/11/11   Remarks by Secretary of State Clinton at the APEC Ministerial Kickoff
-11/10/11   Background Briefing - Readout of Sec. Clinton's Bilatral Meetings with Chinese, Japanese and Australian Foreign Ministers
-11/10/11   Secretary Clinton on America's Pacific Century at the East/West C enter
-11/10/11   Statement by Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner at APEC
-11/09/11   White House Press Briefing Previewing the President's trip to Hawaii, Australia and Indonesia
-10/24/11   The United States and APEC 2011 - Fact Sheet  [399 Kb]
-10/24/11   U.S. and APEC - Fact Sheet - U.S. Hosts Honolulu Meeting: November 8 -13, 2011  [1121 Kb]
-09/16/11   Fact Sheet on Secretary Clinton's Remarks to the APEC Women at the Economy Summit
-09/16/11   Remarks by Secretary Clinton at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Women and the Economy Summit
-09/16/11   Remarks by Secretary Sebelius at Joint Transportation and Energy Ministerial Conference
-09/16/11   San Francisco Declaration
-09/15/11   Background Briefing by Senior Administration Officials on the Australian-U.S. Ministerial Consultations
-09/14/11   Background Briefing with Senior State Dept. Officials En Route to San Francisco, CA
-09/14/11   Remarks at the Transprtation Ministerial Conference
-09/14/11   Secure Trade in the APEC Region (STAR) Conference
-09/14/11   Signing of Memorandum of Cooperation Between U.S. Trade and Development Agency and Vietnam
-09/13/11   Remarks by Secretary LaHood and Secretary Chu at Joint Transportation & Energy Ministerial Conference
-09/13/11   Secretary of Transportation LaHood's Remarks at APEC USA 2011
-07/25/11   Remarks by Secretary Clinton on Principles for Prosperity in the Asia-Pacific
-05/20/11   Statement of Ron Kirk at the Press Conference of APEC Ministers Responsibile for Trade
-05/19/11   Commerce Secretary Locke Highlights Export Successes of Montana-Based Manufacturer
-05/19/11   Joint Statement from Trans-Pacific Partnership Ministers, APEC, Big Sky, Montana
-05/19/11   Remarks by Ambassador Kirk at the Plenary Session of APEC Ministers Related to Trade Regarding the Doha Round of World Trade Organization Talks
-05/18/11   Commerce Secretary Locke Discusses Small Business Competitiveness
-05/18/11   Expanding Trade to the Asia-Pacific Region, Supporting American Jobs by Ambassador Ron Kirk, White House Blog
-05/18/11   Expanding Trade to the Asia-Pacific Region, Supporting American Jobs by Ambassador Ron Kirk, White House Blog
-05/18/11   Remarks by U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk at Welcome Reception, Big Sky, Montana
-05/18/11   Secretary of Commerce Locke on APEC SME Enhanding Competitiveness Through Green Growth Forum
-05/04/11   The United States and APEC 2011  [359 Kb]
-04/14/11   Remarks by Ambassador Kirk, USTR, to Chicago Council on Global Affairs
-03/14/11   Briefing by Michael Froman, Deputy Assistant to the President and Deputy National Security Advisor for International Economic Affairs on the APEC Senior Officials Meeting
-03/09/11   Secretary Clinton's Remarks at the First Senior Officials Meeting (SOM) for APEC Forum
-11/05/10   Fact Sheet: U.S. and APEC: Achieving Growth and Prosperity in the 21st Century

APEC USA 2011
- Official APEC 2011 Site and Media Registration Information
-The United States and APEC 2011 - Factsheet  [359 Kb]

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation - APEC
- Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) - Official Site

Schedule of Meetings
-Meetings - Big Sky, Montana; San Francisco, CA; Honolulu, Hawaii
-Big Sky, Montana - Senior Officials Meeting (SOM2) & Related Meetings - May 7-21, 2011

APEC 2011 Economic Leaders' Meeting (AELM), Honolulu, Hawai'i
-11/02/11   UPDATED - Frequently Asked Media Questions

APEC Women and the Economy Summit (WES) - September 13-16, 2011, San Francisco
-09/16/11   San Francisco Declaration
-09/16/11   Secretary Clinton's Remarks at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Women and the Economy Summit
-09/16/11   Fact Sheet on Secretary Clinton's Remarks to the APEC Women and the Economy Summit
-APEC Women and the Economy Summit (WES) Factsheet  [334 Kb]
-FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs)

APEC-Related Third Officials Meeting (SOM 3), San Francisco, September 11-26, 2011
-09/13/11   U.S. Ambassador Tong and CEOs Preview APEC 2011 Health Systems Innovation Policy Dialogue
-09/07/11   SOM3 Open Press Meeting  [238 Kb]
-09/07/11   Media Information for APEC - San Francisco, September 11-26, 2011  [133 Kb]
-09/06/11   APEC launches photography competition
-09/06/11   APEC 2011 USA - World's Leading Companies to Showcase Innovative Technologies  [371 Kb]
-08/15/11   Press Registration Information - August 15 - 29**  [103 Kb]
-08/01/11   SOM 3 Key Events

Big Sky, Montana - Senior Officials Meeting (SOM2) & Related Meetings - May 7-21, 2011
-05/21/11   APEC SME Ministers Encourage Green, Innovative and Competitive Policies to Create an Entrepreneurial Society
-05/21/11   Joint Statement - 2011 APEC Small and Medium Enterprises Ministerial Meeting
-05/20/11   2011 Meeting of APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade - Statement of the Chair
-05/20/11   APEC Ministers Issue First-Ever Joint Statement to Bolster Trade & SME Development
-05/20/11   APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade Issue Statements
-05/20/11   Ministerial Statement of Joint Meeting of APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade and Small and Medium Enterprises 2011
-05/20/11   Remarks at APEC Private Host Committee SOM2 Big Sky Media Briefing SMEs and Growth, Jobs & Innovation
-05/20/11   Remarks at APEC Private Sector Host Committee Briefing on Food Security
-05/20/11   Remarks by Ministers Responsible for Trade at Press Availability
-05/20/11   Statement of Ron Kirk at the Press Conference of APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade
-05/20/11   Statement of Ron Kirk at the Press Conference of APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade
-05/20/11   Statement on the WTO Doha Development Agenda Negotiations and Resisting Protectionism
-05/19/11   APEC Private Sector Host Committee Briefing on Food Security - 5/20
-05/19/11   APEC Private Sector Host Committee Briefing on SME's and Growth, Jobs & Innovation - 5/20
-05/19/11   APEC Trade Ministers Acknowledge Status of DDA, Push for Stronger Multilatral Trading System
-05/19/11   Commerce Secretary Locke Highlights Export Successes of Montana-Based Green Manufacturer
-05/19/11   Remarks by Ambassador Kirk at the Plenary Session of APEC Ministers Related to Trade Regarding the Doha Round of World Trade Organization Talks
-05/19/11   USTR - Joint Statement from Trans-Pacific Partnership Ministers
-05/18/11   APEC, World Bank Sign Agreement to Boost Food Safety
-05/18/11   Commerce Secretary Locke Discusses Small Business Competitiveness
-05/18/11   Expanding Trade to the Asia-Pacific Region, Supporting American Jobs - Ambassador Ron Kirk, White House Blog
-05/18/11   Grocery Manufacturers Association Applauds APEC & World Bank Joint Commitment to Scale Up Food Safety Capacity Building
-05/18/11   Memorandum of Understanding on Collaboration on Food Safety Capacity Building in the Asia-Pacific Region
-05/18/11   Remarks at Food Safety Event: APEC/World Bank MOU Signing Ceremony
-05/18/11   Remarks at Food Safety Event: Press Availability
-05/18/11   Remarks by Governor Brian Schweitzer at APEC Welcome Reception
-05/18/11   Remarks by US Trade Representative Ron Kirk at Welcome Reception
-05/18/11   Secretary of Commerce Locke Remarks on APEC Needs to Put Empowerment of SMEs
-05/18/11   Secretary of Commerce Locke on APEC SME Enhanding Competitiveness Through Green Growth Forum
-05/18/11   USTR and FDA Welcome Collaboration by APEC and the World Bank to Enhance Food Safety & Facilitate Food Trade
-05/18/11   Updated Media Program - APEC 2011 Big Sky Montana Meetings
-05/17/11   Official Media Program - Big Sky, Montana Meetings for May 18 - 21, 2011
-05/17/11   Television and Photo Support Details - Big Sky, Montana Meetings, May 18 - 21, 2011
-05/17/11   USTR to Welcome Collaboration by APEC and the World Bank to Enhance Food Safety and Facilitate Food Trade - 5/18
-05/06/11   Big Sky, Montana APEC 2011 Ministerial - broadcast assistance
-04/29/11   APEC 2011: Big Sky Montana Tour, Excursion and Shuttle Bus Information

U.S. Government Web Resources
- U.S. Department of State, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs, APEC
- Office of the U.S. Trade Representative - Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)
- International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce
- U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Department of Commerce, APEC

International Organizations, Think Tanks and Academic and Research Institutions
- East - West Center
- National Center for APEC
- Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PECC)
- Pacific Forum - Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
- Peterson Institute for International Economics - Regional Trading Blocs
- Voices of the Future for APEC

Congressional Research Service Reports (CRS)
-09/14/11   United States-Canada Trade and Economic Relationship: Prospects and Challenges  [388 Kb]
-09/06/11   U.S. International Trade: Trends and Forecasts  [589 Kb]
-08/29/11   China-U.S. Trade Issues  [468 Kb]
-04/05/11   U.S. - Vietnam Economic and Trade Relations: Issues for the 112th Congress  [288 Kb]
-03/24/11   The Proposed U.S.-South Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS FTA): Provisions and Implications  [524 Kb]
-03/02/11   Trade Promotion Authority and the U.S.-South Korea Free Trade Agreement  [225 Kb]
-01/06/11   Free Trade Agreements: Impact on U.S. Trade and Implications for U.S. Trade Policy  [218 Kb]
-01/05/11   The EU-South Korea Free Trade Agreement and Its Implications for the United States  [315 Kb]
-02/04/10   The 2009 Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Meetings and U.S. Trade Policy in Asia  [297 Kb]

Background Information
"Green" Growth, Strong Integration Top APEC Agenda - IIP Digital, Dept. of State, 3/15/2011
East Asia and Pacific Economic Update - Securing the Present, Shaping the Future - World Bank

Additional Resources
Japanese Presspool