The piece features sound bites from Rod Monger, an economist who works for the American University of Afghanistan.
Vinai Thummalapally, Executive Director of SelectUSA, U.S. Department of Commerce, discusses what the SelectUSA programs are and how they benefit Asian companies and the U.S. through foreign direct investment.
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During its regular bi-weekly press briefing, Gerry Rice, the International Monetary Fund (IMF)'s Spokesperson, answered questions on the increase in emerging market volatility, including the need for capital controls, as well as the IMF's views on the U.S. debt limit debate, and the prospects for the lending to Ukraine.
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