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November 30, 2018
Chairman Dr. Kurt M. Campbell and Senior Advisor Evan Medeiros Comment on Upcoming Trump and Xi Meeting at G20 Summit

The New York Times

BUENOS AIRES — When President Trump sits down with President Xi Jinping for dinner here on Saturday, their meeting will be about more than salvaging a cordial personal relationship or trying to contain a trade dispute between the United States and China.

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November 27, 2018
The Asia Group Welcomes Mark Tesone and Evan Medeiros

WASHINGTON, DC (November 27, 2018) – The Asia Group (TAG) – the premier Asia-focused strategic and business advisory consultancy – is pleased to announce that Mr. Mark Tesone and Dr. Evan Medeiros have joined TAG as new members of our senior client-servicing team. 

Mark and Evan bring a wealth of experience, having served at the highest levels of government, private-sector consulting, law, and academia. Each will further enable TAG to provide an unrivaled suite of advisory services during a period of both tremendous challenge and opportunity for the firm’s clients. Their unique combination of practical experience and thought leadership will enhance TAG’s ability to deliver on our mission of providing unmatched solutions and insights for clients navigating the different markets and industries of the Indo-Pacific.  

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November 18, 2018
Chairman Dr. Kurt M. Campbell on the Future of U.S.-China Relations

Fareed Zakaria, GPS on CNN

Former Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Kurt Campbell breaks down the factions and relationships shaping US-China relations.

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September 27, 2018
Chairman & CEO Dr. Kurt M. Campbell on Hong Kong's Role in the U.S.-China Trade War

South China Morning Post

Hong Kong’s commerce secretary urged the Trump administration on Wednesday to stop escalating trade tensions with China and work together towards a solution, saying his city’s status as a global trading hub might be at risk.

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September 25, 2018
Vice Chairman Amb. Richard Verma Joins "National Visions" Panel at Perry World House's Colloquium "Competing Visions of the Global Order" at the University of Pennsylvania

Penn Today

The roundtable on “National Visions,” with Calderón, was moderated by Deborah Amos, National Public Radio international correspondent. Also on the panel were Catherine Ashton, former high representative of the European Union for foreign affairs and security policy; Aaron Friedberg, Princeton University professor of politics and international affairs; and Richard Verma, U.S. ambassador to India from 2015 to 2017.

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