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June 11, 1990 | ART PINE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
President Bush and Mexican President Carlos Salinas de Gortari agreed Sunday to begin preliminary work on a broad free-trade agreement, with hopes of starting formal negotiations on the accord as early as December. In a private meeting at the White House, the two leaders decided to order their top trade officials to begin informal "consultations" on the proposal with business, labor and key lawmakers in both countries--both to seek their advice and to build support.
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March 11, 1998 | John O'Dell
A Newport Beach hazardous-waste handler embroiled in an expropriation claim against the government of Mexico says it is not letting one little $90-million tiff stand in the way of other business opportunities down south. Metalclad Corp. claims that the government of the Mexican state of San Luis Potosi illegally seized a hazardous-waste site from it just as the facility was set to open in 1995.
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BUSINESS
February 4, 1995 | From Associated Press
Mexico has taken away the tax favor it has granted border maquiladora plants for years, and the plant operators are incensed. "Everybody is up in arms about," said Ned Dougherty, president of Pentex Enterprises in El Paso, Tex., which operates plants that assemble telephone equipment across the border in Juarez, Mexico. The Mexican government has decided that as of Jan. 1, it will collect a corporate income tax the U.S.
BUSINESS
February 4, 1995 | From Associated Press
Mexico has taken away the tax favor it has granted border maquiladora plants for years, and the plant operators are incensed. "Everybody is up in arms about," said Ned Dougherty, president of Pentex Enterprises in El Paso, Tex., which operates plants that assemble telephone equipment across the border in Juarez, Mexico. The Mexican government has decided that as of Jan. 1, it will collect a corporate income tax the U.S.
BUSINESS
March 11, 1998 | John O'Dell
A Newport Beach hazardous-waste handler embroiled in an expropriation claim against the government of Mexico says it is not letting one little $90-million tiff stand in the way of other business opportunities down south. Metalclad Corp. claims that the government of the Mexican state of San Luis Potosi illegally seized a hazardous-waste site from it just as the facility was set to open in 1995.
NEWS
June 11, 1990 | ART PINE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
President Bush and Mexican President Carlos Salinas de Gortari agreed Sunday to begin preliminary work on a broad free-trade agreement, with hopes of starting formal negotiations on the accord as early as December. In a private meeting at the White House, the two leaders decided to order their top trade officials to begin informal "consultations" on the proposal with business, labor and key lawmakers in both countries--both to seek their advice and to build support.
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