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July 13, 1990 | CRISTINA LEE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
English-speaking tourists and business people visiting the Soviet Union this summer will find some familiar reading material: National Geographic, Rolling Stone, Playboy and 23 other U.S. magazines have hit some Soviet newsstands and bookstores. Soviet American International Co., a U.S.-Soviet joint venture 49%-owned by Unicorn Investments International in Huntington Beach, said Thursday that it has begun distributing the U.S. magazines at 14 locations.
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July 13, 1990 | CRISTINA LEE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
English-speaking tourists and business people visiting the Soviet Union this summer will find some familiar reading material: National Geographic, Rolling Stone, Playboy and 23 other U.S. magazines have hit some Soviet newsstands and bookstores. Soviet American International Co., a U.S.-Soviet joint venture 49%-owned by Unicorn Investments International in Huntington Beach, said Thursday that it has begun distributing the U.S. magazines at 14 locations.
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September 22, 1988 | Associated Press
A U.S.-Soviet venture plans to open 18 print shops and a central printing plant in the Soviet Union, taking advantage of recent liberalization of publishing laws, it was announced Wednesday. The profit-oriented venture will bring "for the first time in history" publishing, copying, printing and computer services to Soviet private citizens, according to an announcement at the Soviet Consulate.
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June 20, 1990 | CRISTINA LEE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Indiana Jones, Batman and R2D2 are going to Moscow. Soviet-American International Co., a joint venture 49%-owned by Huntington Beach-based Unicorn Investments International, said Tuesday that it has signed an agreement with J2 Communications of Los Angeles to open the first video rental service for Western-produced movies in the Soviet Union.
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June 20, 1990 | CRISTINA LEE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Indiana Jones, Batman and R2D2 are going to Moscow. Soviet-American International Co., a joint venture 49%-owned by Huntington Beach-based Unicorn Investments International, said Tuesday that it has signed an agreement with J2 Communications of Los Angeles to open the first video rental service for Western-produced movies in the Soviet Union.
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September 22, 1988 | DAVID OLMOS, Times Staff Writer
An Orange County businessman has struck an unusual deal with the Soviet government to make printing, copying and publishing services more readily available to Soviet citizens, including establishment of Moscow's first commercial chain of copying and printing stores. The joint venture, announced Wednesday by the Soviet Consulate in San Francisco, will be a profit-oriented, U.S.-Soviet partnership. Martin B.
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July 23, 1989 | DAVID OLMOS, Times Staff Writer
At a gift shop in the Ukraine Hotel in Moscow, foreign guests browsing for goodies to take home can choose from paperback book best-sellers from the United States, perfumes from France and official icons from the Russian Orthodox Church. They can also find bumper stickers that say "Don't Worry!" in Russian and silkscreened "Gorby" T-shirts. The T-shirts, of course, pay tribute to Soviet leader Mikhail S.
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September 22, 1988 | Associated Press
A U.S.-Soviet venture plans to open 18 print shops and a central printing plant in the Soviet Union, taking advantage of recent liberalization of publishing laws, it was announced Wednesday. The profit-oriented venture will bring "for the first time in history" publishing, copying, printing and computer services to Soviet private citizens, according to an announcement at the Soviet Consulate.
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