Thomas C. Foley, the director of private sector development for the Coalition Provisional Authority, will discuss current issues in Iraq on Tuesday, Dec. 9, at 3:00 p.m. EST. The briefing will take place in the DoD Briefing Studio, Pentagon, Room 2E781.
Mr. Foley has responsibility for overseeing most of Iraq’s approximately 200 state-owned enterprises which make up a substantial part of Iraq’s large businesses. In addition, Private Sector Development is charged with formulating a privatization plan, developing foreign trade and investment, and advising the Ministries of Trade, Industry and Minerals.
Media representatives who do not have a Pentagon building pass and wish to cover this event should arrive at the Pentagon's North Parking Entrance at 2:30 p.m. for an escort. Media without a Pentagon building pass must have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.