Wednesday, July 19, 2006
I have received the following announcement:
The Congressional-Executive Commission on China will hold a full Commission hearing entitled "China's WTO Financial Services Commitments: A Commercial Rule of Law Assessment," on Wednesday, July 26 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in Room 124 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building. Senator Hagel will preside.
All CECC hearings are open to the public and the press. Members of the public who wish to attend do not need to respond to this message or otherwise register. News media representatives should see the final paragraph of this announcement.
The witnesses are:
Timothy P. Stratford, Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for China Affairs, Office of the United States Trade Representative
Mark Sobel, Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Monetary and Financial Policy, U.S. Department of the Treasury
John Frisbie, President, The US-China Business Council
Pieter Bottelier, Visiting Associate Professor, School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University
Nicholas C. Howson, Assistant Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School
For news media representatives: If you have no special equipment needs, you do not need to register in advance. If you need special equipment or services (e.g., malt box, audio feed), please contact Emma Ashburn at (202) 226-3831 not later than close of business on Friday, July 21.