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For Oregon, Asia means Jobs and More

by Christopher Feddersen
Oregon registered the country's second-highest economic growth rate last year; one of many benefits from its connections with Asia.

Denver today. Asia tomorrow.

by Grace Ruch
As we reported previously, new connections are being forged between American and Japanese communities by the arrival of the new 787 Dreamliner jet. Our friends at the Japan America Society of Colorado, have shared a story on the new direct connection between Denver and Tokyo and its impact...
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton commemorated the 20th anniversary of the Fulbright Program in Vietnam at the prestigious Foreign Trade University in Hanoi, Vietnam, highlighting several success stories of Fulbright alumni and noting the positive national security contributions of...
Not only is Thailand the oldest treaty ally of the United States in Asia, Bangkok is the first city that Washington, D.C. established a sister city relationship with back in February, 1962. D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray and Governor of Bangkok Sukhumbhand Paribatra commemorated the 50th...

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

by Aaron Siirila
May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, a celebration of the history, contributions, and culture of Americans from Asia and the Pacific Islands. As we reported earlier, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders make up 5.6% of the American population – 17.3 million – and...

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