U.S. Agencies Have Taken Some Steps, but Serious Impediments Remain to Restricting Trade in Burmese Rubies and Jadeite

Yager, Loren
September 2009
GAO Reports;9/30/2009, preceding p1
Government Documents
The article offers information on the September 2009 issue of "International Trade: U.S. Agencies Have Taken Some Steps, But Serious Impediments Remain to Restricting Trade in Burmese Rubies and Jadeite." It explores the assessment conducted by Government Accountability Office (GAO) pertaining to the efficiency on the efficiency of implementing the Tom Lantos Block Burmese Jade Act in 2008 in the U.S. It highlights the outcome of the U.S. agencies on preventing global trading of gemstones.


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