Acting Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Manisha Singh will deliver keynote remarks at the fourth annual Trans-Caspian Forum hosted by the Caspian Policy Center and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on May 23 at 9:30 a.m.  The two-day Forum, May 22–23, will take place at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, 1615 H Street NW, Washington, DC.

The Caspian Policy Center and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, along with the embassies of Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan in Washington are bringing together policy and business leaders to discuss opportunities and challenges for increasing strategic engagement as well as trade and investment between the United States and the Trans-Caspian region.

For more information or to attend the event, e-mail the Caspian Policy Center at with your name and organization before 11 p.m. today.  For updates on the Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs (EB), contact the EB Public Diplomacy office at, or follow @EconAtState on Twitter.

U.S. Department of State

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