USTR - Press Release and United States Joint Statement on the Trade Policy ForumIndia and United States Joint Statement on the Trade Policy Forum New Delhi, IndiaNovember 25, 2014 Week Ahead:November 26 – December 5 Wednesday, November 26 No public events.  Thursday, November 27 No public events.  Friday, November 28 No public events.  Saturday, November 29 No public events. Week Ahead: November 21 - 28Friday, November 21 Ambassador Froman will be in Brussels, Belgium to to meet with a number of European officials.Brussels, BelgiumClosed pressFor press inquiries, please contact Trevor Kincaid at by Ambassador Michael Froman Following Meeting with European Union Trade Commissioner Cecilia MalmströmU.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman met today with European Union Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström in Brussels, Belgium to discuss the Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership (T-TIP).  The meeting was their first face-to-face meeting and an opportunity to discuss their work on a fresh start to the negotiations. The meeting builds on the leaders meeting that took place in Brisbane, Australia during the G-20, where President Barack Obama and European Union President Juncker, and European leaders recommitted to the aims of T-TIP. on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment PartnershipStatement on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment PartnershipNovember 16, 2014 We, the Leaders of the United States and the European Union, and the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy and Spain meeting in the margin of the G-20 Summit reaffirm our commitment to comprehensive and ambitious negotiations, in a spirit of mutual benefit, leading to a high standard Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership agreement. Week Ahead: November 17 - 21Monday, November 17 Ambassador Froman will participate in a Q&A at the Foreign Policy Group’s “Transformational Trends” forum.Washington, D.C.Open pressFor press inquiries, please contact Andrew Bates at   Ambassador Froman will meet with Daniel Yohannes, U.S. Ambassador to the OECD.Washington, D.C.Closed press by Ambassador Froman on U.S. - India WTO Trade Facilitation AgreementWashington, D.C. - U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman released the following statement welcoming an agreement between the United States and India on elements aimed at unlocking progress at the World Trade Organization (WTO). The agreement announced today between the United States and India paves the way for full implementation of the WTO’s Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), the first multilateral trade agreement to be concluded in the history of the WTO.  The agreement also reflects shared understandings regarding the WTO’s work on food security. Partnership Trade Ministers’ Report to LeadersTRANS-PACIFIC PARTNERSHIPTrade Ministers’ Report to Leaders November 10, 2014 Partnership Leaders’ StatementTrans-Pacific Partnership Leaders’ StatementNovember 10, 2014 Elevated to Special 301 “Priority Watch List”Washington, D.C. - The United States Trade Representative Michael Froman announced today that Kuwait is being moved from the Special 301 Report Watch List to the Priority Watch List.  The Special 301 Report identifies trading partners that do not adequately and effectively protect intellectual property rights.