Do Your Plans Face Political Risk?

McCourt, Mark
April 2006
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Apr2006, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p8
Trade Publication
The article comments on a merger that gave United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.)-based Dubai Ports World control of six U.S. ports, resulting to a political, media and public outcry in the U.S. and consequently compelling Dubai Ports World to withdraw. According to Dubai Ports World, it was pulling out because of the robust relationship between U.A.E. and the U.S. and to maintain that relationship.


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