Secretary of Commerce

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Noun1.Secretary of Commerce - the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of CommerceSecretary of Commerce - the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of Commerce; "the first Commerce Secretary was William C. Redfield who was appointed by Wilson"
secretary - a person who is head of an administrative department of government
2.Secretary of Commerce - the position of the head of the Department of Commerce; "the position of Commerce Secretary was created in 1913"
secretaryship - the position of secretary
United States Cabinet, US Cabinet - a board to advise the President; members are the secretaries of executive departments; the United States constitution does not provide for the cabinet
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WASHINGTON, July 9 (KUNA) -- US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced on Tuesday that his department will issue licenses for business with China's Huawei "where there is no threat to US national security.
Summary: Washington DC [USA], Jun 13 (ANI): The United States is open to dialogue and India needs a mindset of moving towards an open economy, US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross said in his address at a major India-centric summit organised by US-India Business Council here on Thursday morning.
Nexeo was purchased in 2016 by a company controlled by Wilbur Ross, who is now serving as the US secretary of commerce. The 2016 purchase price was around USD 1.6bn.
US secretary of commerce Wilbur L Ross announced that ZTE has placed the required $400 million in escrow at a US bank, after which the Department of Commerce lifted the denial order in line with a June settlement agreement.
Sheikh Ahmed with the US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross in Washington
Skin company Beekley Medical declared on Friday that it is the recipient of the US Secretary of Commerce's President's "E" Award for Exports through the US Commercial Service, part of the Department's International Trade Administration.
US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, US Treasury Secretary Steven Terner Mnuchin, President and Board Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce of the US Tom J Donohue, President of the US-Qatar Business Council Ambassador Anne Patterson, and Minister of Economy and Commerce HE Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohammed al Thani delivered speeches that highlighted the strong Qatar-US relations.
29 (BNA): Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism Zayed bin Rashid Al Zayani met in Washington today, within the framework of his official visit to the USA, with the US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur L.
Washington, Rajab 5, 1439, March 22, 2018, SPA -- His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Vice President of the Council of Ministers, and Minister of Defense, met today with Wilbur Ross, US Secretary of Commerce; John Sullivan, US Deputy Secretary of State; and Tom Donohue, CEO of the US Chamber of Commerce.
Between 2009-12, he was an Obama administration appointee, advising the US Secretary of Commerce on trade policy and serving on the White House Business Council.
The US Embassy said the visit of the US Secretary of Commerce reaffirms Washington's commitment to the Philippines and the entire Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region, specifically with respect to the two countries' economic and commercial ties.