Georgetown University School of Foreign Service

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Name: Georgetown University School of Foreign Service
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Qatar's foreign policy: Let's be friends

DOHA, Qatar — The U.S. military orchestrates the air war over Iraq and Syria from a hulking command center on the vast al-Udeid Air Base, a Qatari-owned encampment that is home to 8,000 American military personnel and dozens of Air Force jets. Giant video ... [Published Stars and Stripes - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

IMF to Lower Global Growth Forecast Next Week

WASHINGTON—The International Monetary Fund next week will again lower its estimate on global growth prospects amid an economic recovery "that is brittle, uneven and beset by risks," Managing Director Christine Lagarde said Thursday. "Only a modest pickup ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 2 reports

The Challenge Facing the Global Economy - New Momentum to Overcome a New Mediocre

Managing Director, International Monetary Fund Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service, October 2, 2014 As prepared for delivery Dear President DeGioa, thank you for the gracious introduction! Dean Reardon-Anderson, students and faculty: Thank ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Only a modest pickup is foreseen for 2015, says IMG managing director

03/10/2014 16:06Asia-PlusViews: 21DUSHANBE, October 3, 2014, Asia-Plus – Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund (IMF) say the IMF’s main job now is to help the global economy shift gears and overcome a brittle and uneven ... [Published Asia Plus - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

New Momentum Can Help Global Economy Beat Mediocre Growth

Bolder policies can inject a new momentum into the world economy to help it overcome what has been so far a disappointing recovery, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said.In a Washington speech heralding next week's IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings, ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

IMF Survey: New Momentum Can Help Global Economy Beat Mediocre Growth

Freeways in Seattle, United States: efficient public investment in infrastructure can lend impetus to growth, jobs (photo: Spaces Blend Images/Newscom)Related Links2014 IMF-WORLD BANK ANNUAL MEETINGSIMF SurveyGlobal economy has to overcome brittle, uneven ... [Published IMF - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Bernard Schoenburg: The long, short of public perceptions of candidates for governor

There were probably, I wrote in a newspaper column more than 28 years ago, many elected officials “who wish that PATRICK QUINN would have followed through on his Georgetown University School of Foreign Service undergraduate education and landed a job ... [Published State Journal-Register - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 2 reports

Longtime Virginia legislator dies at 82

A longtime legislator in the Virginia House of Delegates has died.Vincent Callahan was elected to the state legislature in 1967.He served as a key figure in Northern Virginia politics and played a major role in the growth of George Mason University.Callahan ... [Published WDBJ7.com - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Callahan Dies After Lengthy Illness at Age 82

By The Hon. Vincent Francis Callahan Jr, died at age 82 today. He was reported having been hospitalized with West Nile Virus encephalitis  earlier this summer . He began a 40 year career as a moderate Republican representing Northern Virginia, and the ... [Published Falls Church News-Press - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Virginia legislator Vincent F. Callahan Jr. dies at 82; Republican served 40 years

After serving 40 years in the Virginia House of Delegates, North Virginia Republican legislator Vincent F. Callahan Jr. died Saturday at age 82.“I am saddened by the death of my friend, longtime Delegate Vince Callahan . Over 40 years of service in ... [Published Washington Times - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Master salesman of the electronic age

Jack Wayman 1922–2014Jack Wayman, a sales executive who saw the future and said it was consumer electronics, organising the industry's first trade show in the era of black-and-white television and fighting Hollywood's endeavor to smother the videocassette-recorder ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

The Rev. Dr. Joseph Bragg, man of the pen and cloth, dead at 75

For more than a generation, Joe Bragg was a tireless journalist whose words and voice constantly kept us abreast of local and world happenings. Then, as the Rev. Dr. Joseph Lee Bragg, he chose to comfort our souls and lift our spirits with his sermons. ... [Published Amsterdam News - Sep 19 2014]

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"We don't do enemies," Qatar's foreign minister, Khalid bin Mohammed al-Attiyah, said in a rare interview. "We talk to everyone. We cannot change geography — this is for sure — so whoever is in the vicinity of our geography has to be our close friend."
As one of the most illustrious faculty members of this School and former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright once said: "The best speech will do it all—make us laugh, think, cry, and cheer—preferably in that order!" Today I would mainly like to make you think—and hopefully not make you cry too much!

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Qatar's foreign policy: Let's be friends [Published Stars and Stripes - Oct 09 2014]
Qatar’s friends-with-everyone approach rankles ... [Published Washington Post - Oct 04 2014]
The Challenge Facing the Global Economy - New M... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Oct 03 2014]
Only a modest pickup is foreseen for 2015, says... [Published Asia Plus - Oct 03 2014]
The Challenge Facing the Global Economy - New M... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 03 2014]
New Momentum Can Help Global Economy Beat Medio... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 03 2014]
IMF to Lower Global Growth Forecast Next Week [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 02 2014]
IMF Survey: New Momentum Can Help Global Econom... [Published IMF - Oct 02 2014]
Bernard Schoenburg: The long, short of public p... [Published State Journal-Register - Oct 02 2014]
Longtime Virginia legislator dies at 82 [Published WDBJ7.com - Sep 21 2014]
Callahan Dies After Lengthy Illness at Age 82 [Published Falls Church News-Press - Sep 21 2014]
Virginia legislator Vincent F. Callahan Jr. die... [Published Washington Times - Sep 20 2014]
Longtime No. Va. legislator Vincent F. Callahan... [Published Washington Post - Sep 20 2014]
Master salesman of the electronic age [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Sep 19 2014]
The Rev. Dr. Joseph Bragg, man of the pen and c... [Published Amsterdam News - Sep 19 2014]
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