Urgent: Closing COB 12/18 Please Sign Bipartisan Letter to Protect the Free Flow of Data in Trade Agreements

An essential part of a successful trade agreement is the inclusion of strong, binding obligations to keep markets open to digital products and services and cross-border data flows. Preserving the free flow of data matters for businesses of all sizes and
types, including the financial services sector, which provides banking, insurance, electronic payment systems, and other services.

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December 16 Lunch Briefing: ASEAN Launches Single Economic Community

The 10 countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) constitute the world’s seventh largest economy with a GDP of over $2.4 trillion and a population of 600 million people. On December 31, 2015, ASEAN will launch the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), an integration initiative to construct a unified market for goods, services, and labor across regional borders.

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Reception: Celebrate the Passage of IUU Pirate Fishing Legislation!

Over the past several months, many of you and your Members, worked with NOAA and our National Marine Fisheries Service, Department of State, USCG and many others on, and in support of, HR 774, the Illegal, Unreported, and
Unregulated (IUU) Fishing Enforcement Act of 2015. This important bill, which came into law on November 5, 2015, will help fight illegal fishing and seafood fraud.

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Reception: Celebrate the Passage of IUU Pirate Fishing Legislation!

Over the past several months, many of you and your Members, worked with NOAA and our National Marine Fisheries Service, Department of State, USCG and many others on, and in support of, HR 774, the Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing Enforcement Act of 2015. This important bill, which came into law on November 5, 2015, will help fight illegal fishing and seafood fraud.

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Support Democracy in Cambodia

We urge you to join us in sending a strong message to the Government of Cambodia about the importance of democracy, rule of law, and respect for human rights. Cambodia has been controlled by the same ruling party and Prime Minister for over 35 years.

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