Olympic Roundup - Thursday 9 August
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Today's look at Foreign Office activity and the events taking place in and around the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Foreign Office Minister Jeremy Browne has met representatives from the governments and organising committees of the next two Olympic Games to showcase the Foreign Office’s work with international partners during London 2012
Blogs: Deputy Head of Mission in Washington, Philip Barton writes about gender equality at the Olympics, High Commissioner to Botswana, Jennifer Anderson talks about her Olympic fever pains, and our Communications Manager at the British Embassy in the Netherlands, Jill van de Lint, blogs about her experience at the London 2012 Olympic Games.
The British Business Embassy is hosting the Global Business Summit for Retail, Food & Drink. The event is a one day conference bringing top global decision makers together to discuss the key challenges and opportunities specifically facing Retailers, and Food and Drink Manufacturers. The summit is being streamed live on the UKTI YouTube channel
Published: 9 August 2012