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June 25, 1992 | ROBERT W. STEWART, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A deal that permits the first launch of an American-made satellite aboard a Russian rocket could pose a threat to the struggling American commercial launch industry, according to spokesmen for McDonnell Douglas Space Systems Co. and other American rocket makers. The decision on the Russian launch was one of a series of accords on space exploration reached last week by Russia and the United States during Russian President Boris N. Yeltsin's visit to Washington.
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February 14, 1993 | J. MICHAEL KENNEDY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Tim Kennedy sells potato chips . . . in Russia. Peanuts too. And popcorn. Walk into a hard-currency supermarket in Moscow and there they are: "Tim & Alex's Seattle-Style Snacks." Kennedy, the president of Tim's Cascade Potato Chips, one of the better-known brands in the Pacific Northwest, has got a chip factory in Estonia.
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BUSINESS
May 1, 1992 | Reuters
Digital Equipment Corp. said Thursday it is considering several sites in the former Soviet Union for manufacturing plants but is hesitating because of uncertainty over how long it will take to become profitable. DEC's Russia general manager, Peter Sipos, said the nation's No. 2 computer maker is looking at several sites for what would be its first manufacturing plant in the Commonwealth of Independent States.
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July 25, 1992 | MICHAEL PARRISH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
"When OPEC whispers, Alaska listens," said Alaska state Rep. Larry Baker at a cocktail party on Wednesday, 10 stories above a city that is so dependent on petroleum even the cab drivers know the daily price of oil by heart. Baker is explaining the apparent oddity of a conference of academics and oilmen jointly sponsored by a small state university and the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, the international oil cartel that once attempted to bring America to its economic knees.
BUSINESS
July 25, 1992 | MICHAEL PARRISH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
"When OPEC whispers, Alaska listens," said Alaska state Rep. Larry Baker at a cocktail party on Wednesday, 10 stories above a city that is so dependent on petroleum even the cab drivers know the daily price of oil by heart. Baker is explaining the apparent oddity of a conference of academics and oilmen jointly sponsored by a small state university and the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, the international oil cartel that once attempted to bring America to its economic knees.
BUSINESS
February 14, 1993 | J. MICHAEL KENNEDY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Tim Kennedy sells potato chips . . . in Russia. Peanuts too. And popcorn. Walk into a hard-currency supermarket in Moscow and there they are: "Tim & Alex's Seattle-Style Snacks." Kennedy, the president of Tim's Cascade Potato Chips, one of the better-known brands in the Pacific Northwest, has got a chip factory in Estonia.
BUSINESS
July 11, 1992 | GREG JOHNSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Let's face it, "Soviet," in most people's minds, doesn't mean "quality." Remember all those party hacks in cardboard suits? The ossified political system? The inept industry, surpassed only by the inefficient agriculture? Stalin? So where is the U.S. space program turning for help in developing compact nuclear reactors for use in outer space? To the people who gave the world Chernobyl. Thus, in May, two U.S. Air Force C-5 transports set down in Albuquerque, N.M.
BUSINESS
May 15, 1992 | DEAN TAKAHASHI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
To stimulate its business in Eastern Europe, Rockwell International Corp. said Thursday that it will establish a corporate office in Moscow. The office in the Commonwealth of Independent States, formerly the Soviet Union, will serve as a liaison between the diversified technology company's various business units and its customers.
BUSINESS
July 11, 1992 | GREG JOHNSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Let's face it, "Soviet," in most people's minds, doesn't mean "quality." Remember all those party hacks in cardboard suits? The ossified political system? The inept industry, surpassed only by the inefficient agriculture? Stalin? So where is the U.S. space program turning for help in developing compact nuclear reactors for use in outer space? To the people who gave the world Chernobyl. Thus, in May, two U.S. Air Force C-5 transports set down in Albuquerque, N.M.
BUSINESS
June 25, 1992 | ROBERT W. STEWART, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A deal that permits the first launch of an American-made satellite aboard a Russian rocket could pose a threat to the struggling American commercial launch industry, according to spokesmen for McDonnell Douglas Space Systems Co. and other American rocket makers. The decision on the Russian launch was one of a series of accords on space exploration reached last week by Russia and the United States during Russian President Boris N. Yeltsin's visit to Washington.
BUSINESS
May 15, 1992 | DEAN TAKAHASHI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
To stimulate its business in Eastern Europe, Rockwell International Corp. said Thursday that it will establish a corporate office in Moscow. The office in the Commonwealth of Independent States, formerly the Soviet Union, will serve as a liaison between the diversified technology company's various business units and its customers.
BUSINESS
May 1, 1992 | Reuters
Digital Equipment Corp. said Thursday it is considering several sites in the former Soviet Union for manufacturing plants but is hesitating because of uncertainty over how long it will take to become profitable. DEC's Russia general manager, Peter Sipos, said the nation's No. 2 computer maker is looking at several sites for what would be its first manufacturing plant in the Commonwealth of Independent States.
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