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- After China Vote, Senate Considers. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;05/29/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 22, p1
Deals with the lobbying campaigns of the telecommunication industry to the United States Senate on the issue of Permanent Normal Trade Relations (PNTR) status granting with China. Opponents of PNTR status; Market potential of China for the wireless industry; Advantage of the PNTR agreement for...
- Increasing U.S. Competitiveness in the World Economy: A Comparative Study. Hsin-Min Tong // American Business Review;Jan1990, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p31
The objectives of this paper are twofold: (1) to identify and discuss the major differences in business environments and philosophies between Japan and the U.S.; and (2) to offer useful recommendations to American political leaders and business executives as to how to more effectively cope with...
- Distant Brothers. Orozco, Manuel // Hemisphere: A Magazine of the Americas;Fall98, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p30
Focuses on the issues influencing the development of Guatemalans, Nicaraguans and Salvadorans of Central America. Role of the Central American Chambers of Commerce in forging business ties between United States and Central America; Issues dominating the United States foreign policy agenda...
- Program aims to ease border shipments. Dickinson, Casey J. // Business Journal (Central New York);4/19/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 16, p1
Focuses on the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT), a program that will allow companies that meet higher security standards to move cargo shipments across U.S.-Canadian border with fewer inspections. Information on electronic communications systems used in the program;...
- Pact may be perfectly timed. Steyn, Greta // Finance Week;12/16/2002, p39
Reports on the negotiations for a free trade agreement between South Africa and the U.S. Preferential access of African countries to the US market; Economic advantages from the African Growth and Opportunities Act; Competitive position of the US with the European Union.
- U.S.-CUBA COMPENSATION POLICY. Gilmore, Bradley T. // Texas Hispanic Journal of Law & Policy;Spring2002, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p79
Focuses on the compensation policy between Cuba and the U.S. Expropriation of Cuba on all U.S. investments; Implementation of the nationalization program; Elimination of U.S. import subsidy on Cuban sugar; Overview of the Cuban nationalization program and U.S.-Cuban compensation policies.
- U.S., Mexican Officials Meet; Event in Switzerland. // Credit Union Journal;05/28/2001, Vol. 5 Issue 22
Reports the meeting of Mexican credit union (CU) officials and United States CU leaders. Construction of a regulatory framework for credit unions in Mexico; Proposal of credit union legislation in Guatemala; Discussion of credit union and cooperative banking experiences in the international forum.
- Stats on the States. Prochazka, Veronica // Export Wise;Summer 2002, p7
Presents statistics on Canadian exports to the U.S. as of summer 2002.
- The yo-yo swings north. Dupin, Chris // JoC Week;10/7/2002, Vol. 3 Issue 40, p14
Reports on the volatility of export and import levels reflected in the container trades between the United States and South America. Effects on trade of the strength of the U.S. dollar; Economic problems of South American countries; Reliance on exports to boost sagging economies, widening the...
- A sticky mess over gum. Bonzom, Marie-Christine // African Business;Dec97, Issue 227, p16
Focuses on the dilemma of the Clinton administration on whether to impose trade sanctions against Sudan because of the United States' need for gum arabic. Ingredient in essential consumer goods; Strain on trade relations between the American and Sudanese governments; Proposal for an amendment...