Date: May 12, 2016
Sasakawa USA and The National Bureau of Asian Research looked back on the past 25 years of the U.S.-Japan relationship with an emphasis on the unlikely role of the Seattle Mariners.
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Date: May 6, 2016
Sasakawa USA brought together key security experts and officials for its Third Annual Security Conference. Building upon the success of previous security forums, this event focused on the new U.S.-Japan Defense guidelines, Japan’s recently passed security legislation, and the future of the U.S.-Japan alliance.
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Date: January 3, 2016
On January 3, 2016, Sasakawa USA participated in the third meeting of the High-Level Working Group on Japan-U.S. Common Economic Challenges. The private meeting in San Francisco brought together distinguished economists and former government officials from both countries for a private exchange on key economic issues.
Date: November 20, 2015
Sasakawa USA hosted a private, off-the-record discussion with U.S Trade Representative Mr. Edward Gresser, who spoke on the details of the Trans-Pacific Partnership and its implications for the U.S.-Japan relationship.
Categories: In the News
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is likely to talk investments and jobs, but may not go so far as to commit to a bilateral trade negotiation while visiting President Donald Trump this weekend in Washington and Florida, Sasakawa USA’s Daniel Bob said in a news story by Politico.