Omega Management logo

Background Press Call by a Senior Administration Official Previewing New Initiatives from the U.S.-ASEAN Special Summit

Via Teleconference

9:40 A.M. EDT

MODERATOR:  Thank you.  And thanks, everyone, for joining.  We’re going to do a quick call to preview some of the new initiatives we’re going to be announcing at the U.S.-ASEAN Special Summit.

This call is on background.  It is attributable to a “senior administration official.”  And the contents of this call are embargoed until 5:30 p.m. Eastern, U.S. time.

For your awareness and not for reporting, our speaker on the call today is [senior administration official].  He’s going to give some remarks at the top, and then we’re going to take some questions.  So, [senior administration official], over to you.

SENIOR ADMINISTRATION OFFICIAL:  Thank you very, very much, [moderator].  And thank you to all who are participating.

We are very excited here today at the White House, because we’re about to kick off the first day of the U.S.-ASEAN Special Summit.  And as…

Read more…