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December 18, 1989 | Associated Press
The United States has started talks with Poland and Hungary on preventing diversion of U.S. high-technology exports to the Soviet Union, Commerce Secretary Robert A. Mosbacher said Sunday. Mosbacher's remarks came a day after President Bush signaled that his Administration is ready to consider relaxing of export controls involving Warsaw Pact nations. Mosbacher, appearing on NBC-TV's "Meet the Press" program, was asked about a pending request by the Control Data Corp.
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November 23, 1990 | CRISTINA LEE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In an unusual transfer of U.S. technology to Eastern Europe, Western Digital Corp. said it plans to sell a semiconductor production line from its Costa Mesa plant to a computer manufacturer in Poland. Several trade officials said they know of no other instance in which a U.S. company has shipped a semiconductor production line to an Eastern European country. The deal is subject to approval by the U.S. government and by employees of the Polish company.
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November 23, 1990 | CRISTINA LEE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In an unusual transfer of U.S. technology to Eastern Europe, Western Digital Corp. said it plans to sell a semiconductor production line from its Costa Mesa plant to a computer manufacturer in Poland. Several trade officials said they know of no other instance in which a U.S. company has shipped a semiconductor production line to an Eastern European country. The deal is subject to approval by the U.S. government and by employees of the Polish company.
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December 18, 1989 | Associated Press
The United States has started talks with Poland and Hungary on preventing diversion of U.S. high-technology exports to the Soviet Union, Commerce Secretary Robert A. Mosbacher said Sunday. Mosbacher's remarks came a day after President Bush signaled that his Administration is ready to consider relaxing of export controls involving Warsaw Pact nations. Mosbacher, appearing on NBC-TV's "Meet the Press" program, was asked about a pending request by the Control Data Corp.
BUSINESS
April 10, 1985 | PENNY PAGANO, Times Staff Writer
The entry of a new Japanese cargo airline will seriously erode the ability of American airlines to compete on the busy transpacific route, U.S. industry officials charged Tuesday. Representatives of Flying Tiger Line, Los Angeles, complained to the International Trade Commission that the structure of the new Nippon Cargo Airlines, owned primarily by Japanese shippers and freight forwarders, will unfairly increase Japan's dominance of the huge U.S.-East Asian cargo market.
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September 18, 1990 | MAURA REYNOLDS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Allen Kelly was looking for new markets for his telephone-switching maintenance equipment when the opening up of Eastern Europe rang a bell. The entire former East Bloc was laden with old telephone systems that surely needed cleaning and upkeep, he reasoned. The only problem was, where would he start? Then, the West Los Angeles businessman found out about the U.S. Commerce Department's East European hot-line service and telephoned to see what he could learn.
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