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09/18/2014

United States Proceeds with Labor Enforcement Case Against Guatemala

08/28/2014

U.S and Myanmar Agree to Develop New Initiative to Promote Labor Rights

08/25/2014

United States Maintains Labor Case Against Guatemala

08/01/2014

Ambassador Froman Travels to Guatemala to Continue Push for Enforcement of Worker Rights

07/02/2014

The United States and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Hold a Labor Subcommittee Meeting Under the U.S.-Jordan Free Trade Agreement

06/26/2014

President Obama removes Swaziland, reinstates Madagascar for AGOA Benefits

05/15/2014

American Jobs, Manufacturing and Agricultural Exports on the Rise as U.S.-Colombia Trade Agreement Marks Two Years

04/25/2014

United States Keeps In Place Labor Case Against Guatemala

03/06/2014

Readout of Meeting between U.S. Trade Representative Froman and Guatemalan Labor and Trade Ministers

01/28/2014

United States and Panama Hold Inaugural Meeting of the Labor Affairs Council under the U.S.-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement

10/28/2013

United States Continues to Press Guatemala on Enforcement of Worker Rights

07/19/2013

Statement by the U.S. Government on Labor Rights and Factory Safety in Bangladesh

06/05/2013

United States and Colombia Hold Inaugural Meeting of the Labor Affairs Council under the U.S.-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement

05/07/2013

United States Seeks to Protect Worker Rights under U.S.-Bahrain Trade Agreement

04/11/2013

Acting U.S. Trade Representative Marantis and Acting Labor Secretary Harris Announce Groundbreaking Labor Rights Enforcement Agreement with Guatemala

03/19/2013

United States and Korea Hold First Meeting of the Labor Affairs Council under the United States-Korea Trade Agreement

03/01/2013

President’s 2013 Trade Policy Agenda Calls for Continued Progress and Bold Steps to Support Greater Economic Growth and Jobs

01/28/2013

U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk Announces Agreements Between the United States and Jordan to Boost Investment and Economic Growth, Enhance Labor Cooperation

07/18/2012

U.S. and Sri Lanka Launch New Mechanism for Discussion of Labor Issues

06/29/2012

USTR Closes GSP Worker Rights Review of Sri Lanka: Preference Program Helps Promote Progress on Labor Issues

04/15/2012

United States, Colombia Set Date for Entry into Force of U.S.-Colombia Trade Agreement

03/29/2012

Joint Readout of the 10th United States and Sri Lanka TIFA Joint Council Meeting

08/09/2011

U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk Announces Next Step in Labor Rights Enforcement Case against Guatemala

07/08/2011

USTR Kirk on Reduction of Tariffs on U.S. Exports, Resolution of U.S.-Mexico Cross-Border Trucking Dispute

07/06/2011

USTR Kirk: Mexico to Drop Retaliatory Tariffs by Fifty Percent

06/13/2011

Colombia Meets June 15th Milestones Under Action Plan on Labor Rights

05/16/2011

USTR Kirk Seeks Enforcement of Labor Laws in Guatemala

09/20/2010

USTR, DOL Hold Inaugural Labor Sub-Committee Meeting in Bahrain

07/30/2010

USTR Kirk Addresses Workers in Pennsylvania on Obama Administration Enforcement of U.S. Trade Agreements

07/30/2010

USTR Kirk Announces Labor Rights Trade Enforcement Case Against Guatemala

05/18/2010

USTR, DOL Hold Inaugural Labor Sub-Committee Meeting in Morocco

09/30/2009

USTR Team Holds Meetings in Jordan to Discuss Labor Rights

06/25/2007

Schwab statement on completion of text for bipartisan trade agreement:

01/17/2007

GSP 2006 Annual Review: Acceptance of Petitions For Review and Closure of Uganda Worker Rights Review

07/13/2006

Statement by USTR Susan C. Schwab on the Recent Royal Decree Amending Oman’s Labor Law