Senate Vote Expected On China
- Insurers Still Optimistic On China PNTR Vote. Brostoff, Steven // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;7/24/2000, Vol. 104 Issue 30, p46
Reports that insurance groups are optimistic that the United States Senate will approve granting Permanent Normal Trade Relations (PNTR) status to China. Significance of the PNTR status for insurance companies; Concerns of John Savercool of the American Insurance Association over the PNTR issue.
- Senate Approves September Vote On China PNTR. // Human Events;08/11/2000, Vol. 56 Issue 29, p23
Reports that the United States Senate voted to invoke the cloture motion on the bill establishing permanent normal trade relations with China on July 27, 2000. Effect of the motion to the senators; Views on the motion for cloture.
- Senate Votes PNTR for Red China. // Human Events;09/29/2000, Vol. 56 Issue 35, p27
Announces that the United States Senate approved the bill granting Permanent Normal Trade Relations status to the People's Republic of China. Highlights on the bill; Votes on the bill; Comments from legislators.
- Senate Won't Delay PNTR for Religious Freedom. // Human Events;09/22/2000, Vol. 56 Issue 34, p26
Reports that the United States Senate rejected an amendment to the China trade bill that would have made Permanent Normal Trade Relations status contingent on its religious rights improvements on September 7, 2000. Basis for the rejection of the amendment; Views on the amendment.
- Senate Africa bill gets support. Ramey, Joanna // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;3/19/1999, Vol. 177 Issue 53, p17
Reports on the introduction of a Senate version of a bill granting duty-free access of sub-Saharan African-made apparel in the United States. Senator Richard Lugar as sponsor of the bill; Remarks made by backers of the Africa Growth and Opportunity Act regarding the bill's future in the Senate.
- Senate refuses to demand collateral on Russian loans. // Human Events;2/18/94, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p22
Reports on the tabling or killing of an amendment to the State Department Authorization bill by the Senate. Fear of the bill's opponent over the United States-Russian relations; Opinion of the supporters; Majority of Democrats for the tabling.
- Ensuring protection and promotion of U.S. interests overseas. Moose, Richard M. // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;4/17/95, Vol. 6 Issue 16, p309
Presents the statement made by the US Under Secretary for Management before the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and State, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies of the Senate Appropriations Committee, Washington D.C., April 6, 1995. The need to devise a system to ensure an efficient and stably...
- Supporters of Liberalizing China Trade Issue Confident. Hess, Glenn // Chemical Market Reporter;08/14/2000, Vol. 258 Issue 7, p20
Reports the confidence of advocates for the approval of a legislation by the United States Senate on the permanent normal trade relations with China. Concerns of both opponents and supporters of the trade issue; Comments from Frank Vargo, vice-president for international economic policy at the...
- 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...