Kerry to Kishida: U.S. has not given up hope on TPP

Nov 18, 2016

Kerry to Kishida: U.S. has not given up hope on TPP

The United States has not given up hope of ratifying the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the 12-nation trade deal President-elect Donald Trump has pledged to scrap once he takes office in January, Secretary of State John Kerry told Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida on Thursday. During a ...

Kerry hopes to revive TPP trade deal

Nov 13, 2016

Kerry hopes to revive TPP trade deal

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry refused to call last rites on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Sunday, expressing hope President-elect Donald Trump will drop his opposition to the contentious free trade deal. The 12-nation TPP became a hot-button issue during the U.S. election campaign, ...

Kerry becomes America's first top diplomat to visit Antarctica

Nov 12, 2016

Kerry becomes America's first top diplomat to visit Antarctica

Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday became the highest-ranking U.S. government official to visit Antarctica, citing the global risks of climate change and the importance of taking aggressive action to counter it. An ardent champion in the fight against climate change, Kerry’s historic ...

Kerry to become America's first top diplomat to visit Antarctica

Nov 5, 2016

Kerry to become America's first top diplomat to visit Antarctica

John Kerry, an ardent champion of the fight against climate change, will become the first top U.S. diplomat to visit Antarctica, where the world’s largest protected marine reserve was just created. The State Department announced Friday the itinerary for Kerry in what will be ...