U.S. Treasury Secretary Lew Travels To Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong

Following please find a news release issued by the Office of Public Affairs, U.S. Treasury Department on February 22, 2016.

U.S. TREASURY DEPARTMENT
OFFICE OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 22, 2016
CONTACT: Whitney Smith, Treasury Public Affairs (202) 622-2960

U.S. TREASURY SECRETARY LEW TRAVELS TO SHANGHAI, BEIJING,
HONG KONG

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of the Treasury today announced that Secretary Jacob J. Lew will travel to Shanghai, China for the G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting, followed by visits to Beijing and Hong Kong.

On February 26-27 in Shanghai, Secretary Lew will attend the G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting. While in Shanghai, he will meet with his international counterparts to discuss global economic and financial developments.

On February 28-29 in Beijing, Secretary Lew will continue discussions on the state of the global economy with senior government officials and members of the business community.

On February 29-March 1 in Hong Kong, Secretary Lew will meet with his counterparts and members of the business community.

Additional information regarding possible media opportunities will be announced in the coming days. Media planning to travel may contact Whitney Smith at whitney.smith@treasury.gov for information regarding logistics.