2012 News Releases

Nov29

November 28, 2012

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CSI has joined a group of U.S. and European trade associations and business coalitions in writing to Presidents Obama (USA), Barroso (EC), and Van Rompuy (EU) to deepen the trans-atlantic economic and commercial relationship.  The letter urges these leaders to swiftly launch "an ambitious and comprehensive trade, investment, and regulatory cooperation agreement."  Please read the letter here.

Nov12

November 12, 2012

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CSI and the European Services Forum (ESF) have submitted joint views to the Office of the USTR and to the European Commision in response to formal requests by the Commission and USTR for comments on how to promote greater transatlantic regulatory compatibility. The request for comments was made on behalf of the US-EU High Level Working Group on Jobs and Growth. The CSI-ESF joint submission calls for ambitious market access negotiations and the inclusion of regulatory cooperation in the services sectors as an integral part of a US-EU Economic Agreement. Specific comments cover financial services, insurance, information and communications technology, professional services, express delivery, logistics, and interoperability of privacy frameworks. For a copy of the submission, click here.

Oct27

October 25, 2012

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A letter was sent to U.S. Deputy Trade Representative Sapiro and E.U.'s Director-General for Trade Demarty to encourage the U.S.-E.U. High-Level Working Group to address trans-Atlantic trade concerns quickly and with business interests.  Some 30 associations in the U.S. and Europe signed the letter.  To read the letter, click here.

Sep21

September 21, 2012

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The Express Association of America (EAA), in conjunction with affiliated businesses and organizations has issued the following press release on the Thune-Wyden bill to raise the de minimis on express delivery.

Sep20

September 20, 2012

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The GSC releases a statement agreeing that it is vitally important that Governments commit promptly to the formal launching in Geneva of plurilateral services negotiations. Click here for the Press Release.

Sep19

September 19, 2012

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The Global Services Coalition (GSC) has issued this Press Release with the official Global Services Summit (GSS) communiqué.  Please click here to read the press release.

Sep10

September 7, 2012

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Korean Trade Minister Taeho Bark to Join Trade Ministers and Senior Officials At The 4th Annual Global Services Summit. For the full press release, click here.

Aug10

August 10, 2012

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Costan Rican Foreign Trade Minister Anabel Gonzalez To Address Global Services Summit. For a copy of the Press Release, click here.

Jul31

July 31, 2012

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CSI Announces Election of Citigroup's Samuel A. Di Piazza, Jr. to CSI Board Chairman. For a copy of the press release, click here.

Jul10

July 10, 2012

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Ambassador Peter F. Allgeier to Serve as New CSI President. For the press release, click here.

Jul05

July 5, 2012

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CSI Welcomes Geneva Move to Advance Trade in Services. For the press release, click here.

Jun29

June 29, 2012

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CSI working with the Emergency Committee for American Trade (ECAT), and twenty other associations wrote US Trade Representative Ron Kirk expressing strong support for a Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement that includes major commitments on services trade and investment. For a copy of the letter, click here.

Jun26

June 26, 2012

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CSI issues a statement on the nomination of Derek Mitchell to become US Ambassador to Burma.  Read the statement here.

Jun25

June 25, 2012

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United States Trade Representative Ron Kirk to Address Global Services Summit.  For the press release, click here.

Jun20

June 20, 2012

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CSI Welcomes Invitations to Canada and Mexico to Join Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks.  For the press release, click here.

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