The Vietnamese government welcomed the first-ever trade mission by companies from the American farm sector.
Registration for the 2013 Diversity Visa lottery began on Tuesday, October 4th, and will close on Saturday, November 5th.
Women share Nobel Peace Prize for struggle for womens' rights.
Two Presidents praised a free trade agreement, five years in the making and newly-ratified by the U.S. Congress.
The United States hopes recent release is only the beginning.
"What more and more nations are addressing is how to build economic power at home and how to project economic power abroad."
“Afghanistan’s political future is linked to its economic future – and in fact to the future of the entire region."