South Asia Program
The South Asia team promotes trade and investment opportunities for U.S. companies in Bangladesh, India, and Sri Lanka.
Our team works closely with Chamber members and government officials from the U.S. and respective countries in this region to advocate market-oriented reforms and strengthen commercial ties and American engagement in South Asia. Our staff advances the policy priorities of Chamber members through joint programs with leading business organizations, including AmChams and leadings local chambers of commerce of countries of this region.
Here are the key takeaways from the U.S. Chamber's Policy Power Hour: America's Global Competitiveness on Jan. 13, 2021.
3rd Annual IP Dialogue virtually convenes academic, industry, and public sector IP experts
WASHINGTON, D.C.— U.S. Chamber Executive Vice President and Head of International Affairs Myron Brilliant issued the following statement today regarding the recently signed Regional Comprehensive Partnership Agreement (RCEP):
A report on U.S.-India bilateral trade growth by the U.S.-India Business Council and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
This report seeks to continue the USIBC partnership between its members and the government of India by supporting inbound investment to serve as a foundation for future economic growth and prosperity.
WASHINGTON, D.C— The U.S. Chamber's U.S.-Pakistan Business Council (USPBC) announced the election of Steven Kobos, president and managing director of Excelerate Energy, as chairman-elect. Mr. Kobos will serve a two-year term, succeeding Dr. Mehmood Khan, former vice chairman of PepsiCo.
Building Innovation- A Guide for High-Performance Energy Efficient Buildings in India offers a synthesizing framework, critical lessons, and guidance to meet and exceed Energy Conservation Building Code.
The purpose of this report was to develop a list of targeted recommendations designed to make India’s economy more business-friendly and support the country’s expansive economic growth.
This report contains recommendations are designed to highlight the economic policies that will propel the Indian economy towards the shared goal of $500 billion in two-way trade between the United States and India.
This letter was sent to the U.S. House of Representatives on H.R. 1044, the "Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019."