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Macro for Micron: Amb. Kennedy, CS Western Japan, USEAC Boise all Connect with Top Tech Investor

To celebrate the Idaho-headquartered, semiconductor maker’s successful and rapid integration of a Japanese memory chip producer into American operations – while bolstering U.S. exports and growing employment in the process — Ambassador Caroline Kennedy met with leaders of Micron Japan in Hiroshima.  March marked the first year anniversary of Micron’s integration of Elpida, a Japanese memory chip ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Caroline Kennedy on the Let Girls Learn Initiative Announcement with First Lady Michelle Obama

Good Morning. It is an honor to be here with three women I greatly admire to talk about one of the most important issues in the world today – the education of girls and young women. I am deeply saddened by to learn of the loss of Japanese citizens in Tunisia and our hearts go ...
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DCM Hyland Visits Niigata Prefecture

During a visit to Niigata Prefecture, Deputy Chief of Mission Jason Hyland visited the site from which 13-year-old Megumi Yokota is believed to have been abducted by the DPRK in 1977. During a meeting with Niigata Governor Izumida, DCM Hyland expressed the U.S. government’s continued interest in and support for Japan’s efforts to resolve the ...
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