- TRAVEL AND BUSINESS INFORMATION. // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Andorra;9/12/2011, p10
The article discusses the travel and business information involving U.S. citizens who are traveling and residing in foreign countries. It cites the U.S. Department of State's Consular Information Program, which offers information and warnings to said Americans via Country Specific Information,...
- Lifting of embargo gives life to economy. Misser, Francois // African Business;Jun99, Issue 244, p36
Examines the lifting of the two-year regional embargo on Burundi in April 1999. Elements affected by the embargo; Effects of the sanction; Survival of Burundi economy despite adverse conditions; Performance of industry in negative environment; Effects of the embargo lifting on the prices of...
- A lonely stand against Castro. // U.S. News & World Report;11/25/96, Vol. 121 Issue 21, p20
Discusses how Israel, Uzbekistan and the United States voted in November 1996 against a United Nations resolution that urged the United States to lift the embargo against Cuba. The 137-to-3 vote which was the largest ever in favor of the nonbinding resolution; Shifting allegiance of some of...
- Computers seized at border. Malcolm, Teresa // National Catholic Reporter;2/16/96, Vol. 32 Issue 16, p9
Reports on the arrest of 11 religious activists on January 31, 1996 for attempting to bring used computers destined for Cuba across the United States-Mexico border. Violation of the United States embargo to Cuba.
- Sorry, No Gas. ROBERTS, SAM; Majerol, Veronica // New York Times Upfront;4/1/2013, Vol. 145 Issue 12, p16
The article discusses the 1973 Arab oil embargo, giving a wake up call to the U.S. about the risks of dependence on foreign oil. Among the effects of the embargo during that time was gasoline shortages that resulted in panic buying, gas rationing by some filling stations and shutdown by others....
- symposium. Crespo, Paul; Griswold, Daniel T. // Insight on the News;6/17/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 22, p40
Presents opposing views on the U.S. economic embargo against Cuba. Impact of the embargo on the subversion projects of Cuban President Fidel Castro; Implications of the embargo for the policy failures of Castro.
- NOTES AND MEMORANDA: PHILADELPHIA AND THE EMBARGO OF 1808. Sears, Louis Martin // Quarterly Journal of Economics;Feb21, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p354
Examines the embargo of 1808 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Importance of the year of the embargo to the economic history of the U.S.; Impact of the embargo on the city of Philadelphia.
- Learning the lessons of the Cuban embargo. Field, Alan M. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);7/28/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 30, p6
The author discusses the issues pertaining to sanctions for trade embargoes, particularly the U.S. embargo of Cuba. He cites the drawback of the trade sanctions against Cuba to the U.S. government. A discussion on the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability and Divestment Act of 2008 which...
- An Economic Analysis of the Cuban Embargo. Harding, Andrew; Rojas-Ruiz, Jorge // Washington Report on the Hemisphere;8/24/2012, Vol. 32 Issue 14, p5
The article provides an analysis of the Cuban embargo. The U.S. enacted economic sanctions against Cuba, imposing El bloqueo, which is said to be the longest embargo in modern history. An overview of Cuba's economy is offered. The author believes that Cuba has potential for economic development...