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US Treasury Identifies Channels Iran Has Used to Circumvent Sanctions

Shahir Shahidsaless | Atlantic Council | 11/14/2018

On November 5th, Ahmad Amirabadi, a member of the Iranian parliamentary board of directors, posted an exasperated tweet: “Almost all the individuals and entities that were active in bypassing the previous…

U.S. Holds Off on Trump’s Car Tariffs After Trade Meeting, Sources Say

Jennifer Jacobs, Jenny Leonard | Bloomberg | 11/14/2018

The Trump administration will hol...

US panel warns against government purchase of Chinese tech

Matthew Pennington | The Washington Post | 11/14/2018

WASHINGTON — A congressional advisory panel say...

‘Insane’ for UK and EU to harm border trade, McLaren CEO says

David Reid | CNBC | 11/14/2018

The chief executive of British sports car maker McLaren A...

Trump shot at French wine trade leaves sour taste in Paris

Angelique Chrisafis | The Guardian | 11/14/2018

A tweet by Donald Trump attacking the French president,...

Mnuchin, China’s Liu Resume Dialogue on Trade

Steven Yang, Shawn Donnan, and Miao Han | Bloomberg | 11/13/2018

Mnuchin, China’s Liu Resume Dialogue o...

Asean-led free trade deal pushed back to 2019

The Straits Times Staff | The Straits Times | 11/13/2018

Asean-led free trade deal pushed back to 2019 SINGAPORE (A...


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