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July 20, 1997 | GLENN F. BUNTING, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A glimpse at the background of Yah Lin "Charlie" Trie reveals that the Taiwanese immigrant worked at his Chinese restaurant in Little Rock, Ark., before opening a small consulting office in Beijing in late 1992 when his friend of 13 years, Bill Clinton, was elected president. But his resume became much grander after a major make-over by the Clinton administration's Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.
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August 13, 1998 | From Times Wire Reports
A Beijing court convicted four Taiwanese businessmen of spying. One of the men, Kou Chien-ming, was sentenced to four years in prison, while the other three were not punished, the official New China News Agency reported. Kou immediately appealed the verdict, Taiwan's Central News Agency said. The Taiwanese report said the other three men would not be free to return to Taiwan until a confirmation of the verdict was issued.
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BUSINESS
July 27, 1993 | RALPH VARTABEDIAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An internal memorandum at Hughes Aircraft earlier this year, warning scientists of Korean and Chinese descent to be careful about Asian espionage efforts, has set off a fiery controversy among Asian-Americans who say the document was a racial insult. Hughes Aircraft officials acknowledged Monday that the unusual memo, written by a mid-level executive at the firm's telecommunications and space unit in El Segundo, contained an "unfortunate choice of words."
NEWS
July 20, 1997 | GLENN F. BUNTING, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A glimpse at the background of Yah Lin "Charlie" Trie reveals that the Taiwanese immigrant worked at his Chinese restaurant in Little Rock, Ark., before opening a small consulting office in Beijing in late 1992 when his friend of 13 years, Bill Clinton, was elected president. But his resume became much grander after a major make-over by the Clinton administration's Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.
NEWS
August 13, 1998 | From Times Wire Reports
A Beijing court convicted four Taiwanese businessmen of spying. One of the men, Kou Chien-ming, was sentenced to four years in prison, while the other three were not punished, the official New China News Agency reported. Kou immediately appealed the verdict, Taiwan's Central News Agency said. The Taiwanese report said the other three men would not be free to return to Taiwan until a confirmation of the verdict was issued.
BUSINESS
July 27, 1993 | RALPH VARTABEDIAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An internal memorandum at Hughes Aircraft earlier this year, warning scientists of Korean and Chinese descent to be careful about Asian espionage efforts, has set off a fiery controversy among Asian-Americans who say the document was a racial insult. Hughes Aircraft officials acknowledged Monday that the unusual memo, written by a mid-level executive at the firm's telecommunications and space unit in El Segundo, contained an "unfortunate choice of words."
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