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The American View of Europe

Berlin, February 10, 2014 Ambassador John B. Emerson Guten Abend.  Es ist mir eine Ehre mit Marie-Therese Duffy-Häusler und Botschafter Wolfgang Ischinger hier zu sein.  Und ich freue mich auf Sie alle. Good evening.  I appreciate the opportunity to join you this evening,and I am honored to be here with Marie-Therese Duffy-Häusler and Ambassador Wolfgang ...
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Berlinale Reception

On February 8, 2014, Ambassador and Mrs. Emerson hosted an exclusive luncheon reception for nearly 300 guests in honor of the American ties to the 64th Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale), one of the world’s leading film festivals, featuring over 400 films each year. The diversity and the broad spectrum of the 10 sections of ...
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Ambassador John B. Emerson visited the USA Pavilion at the 22nd annual FRUIT LOGISTICA trade show in Berlin.

FRUIT LOGISTICA is the world’s largest trade show for fruits and vegetables.  Over the course of three days, the show attracted over 58,000 trade visitor from 130 countries.  Nearly 30 companies from the United States exhibited their products at the USA Pavilion, ranging from apples, pears, dates, pomegranates, pistachios, sweet potatoes, and dried fruits. Fruits and ...
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Dinner Speech at VBKI

…what we do do – and that’s part of why I am here this evening – is exchange opinions, conduct research on economic and industry trends, and examine issues ranging from trade, investment, development, entrepreneurship and innovation. Every Embassy has an economic unit, and working with the Departments of State, Treasury, Commerce, Labor and Agriculture, ...
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The United States and Europe: Indispensable Allies in a Changing World

Berlin, February 4, 2014 Ambassador John B. Emerson Vielen Dank, Udo Marin.  Danke, Ambassador Richter.  Meine Damen und Herren, es ist mir eine grosse Ehre, mit den Mitgelieder vom VBKI (Verein Berliner Kaufleute und Industrieller) zusammen zu sein.  Besonders in dieser nicht ganz einfachen Zeit, ist es sehr wichtig, unseren Dialog über unsere vielen gemeinsamen ...
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