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August 21, 1991 | JAMES RISEN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The global economy, just beginning to recover from a wrenching slump in the United States and other key industrial nations, has shuddered once more in response to the political and economic reverberations of the coup in the Soviet Union. The dramatic events in Moscow have roiled the world's financial markets and threaten to inject new uncertainties into world trade as well.
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NEWS
August 21, 1991 | RONE TEMPEST, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Casting the new Soviet ruling committee as an illegitimate government, European Community countries Tuesday demanded the reinstatement of Soviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachev and suspended more than $1 billion in economic assistance to the Soviet Union until "constitutional order" is restored.
NEWS
October 23, 1987 | JOHN M. BRODER, Times Staff Writer
Norwegian police, investigating the illegal transfer of advanced Western technology to the Soviet Union, have found a broad pattern of sales of European--and possibly American--machine tools and computer equipment to Soviet defense plants, according to a report released here Thursday.
BUSINESS
November 28, 1989 | From Associated Press
The European Community Commission said Monday that it has signed a trade and economic cooperation accord with the Soviet Union that goes beyond similar deals signed in the past 14 months with Hungary, Poland and Czechoslovakia. The pact provides for a gradual lifting of import quotas on Soviet industrial goods by 1995 and cites a dozen areas in which the two sides plan to establish economic cooperation, an EC source said.
BUSINESS
February 17, 1990 | ART PINE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The United States and its major economic allies agreed in principle Friday to ease restrictions on the sale of sensitive technology to East European countries, but they remained sharply divided over how rapidly to relax the restraints. After a contentious two-day meeting, State Department officials announced that the Western governments had reached consensus on the need to liberalize current rules governing high-technology sales to the former East Bloc. The closed-door session was held in Paris.
NEWS
July 15, 1990 | TYLER MARSHALL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
His pockets laden with concessions gathered at three recent Western summit meetings, West German Chancellor Helmut Kohl arrived here late Saturday for two days of pivotal talks with Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev aimed at removing the final barriers to German reunification. During meetings here and in Gorbachev's home Caucasus region, Kohl hopes to provide the Soviet leader with enough help to break stiff resistance among Soviet conservatives.
BUSINESS
August 21, 1991 | JAMES RISEN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The global economy, just beginning to recover from a wrenching slump in the United States and other key industrial nations, has shuddered once more in response to the political and economic reverberations of the coup in the Soviet Union. The dramatic events in Moscow have roiled the world's financial markets and threaten to inject new uncertainties into world trade as well.
NEWS
August 21, 1991 | RONE TEMPEST, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Casting the new Soviet ruling committee as an illegitimate government, European Community countries Tuesday demanded the reinstatement of Soviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachev and suspended more than $1 billion in economic assistance to the Soviet Union until "constitutional order" is restored.
NEWS
July 15, 1990 | TYLER MARSHALL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
His pockets laden with concessions gathered at three recent Western summit meetings, West German Chancellor Helmut Kohl arrived here late Saturday for two days of pivotal talks with Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev aimed at removing the final barriers to German reunification. During meetings here and in Gorbachev's home Caucasus region, Kohl hopes to provide the Soviet leader with enough help to break stiff resistance among Soviet conservatives.
BUSINESS
February 17, 1990 | ART PINE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The United States and its major economic allies agreed in principle Friday to ease restrictions on the sale of sensitive technology to East European countries, but they remained sharply divided over how rapidly to relax the restraints. After a contentious two-day meeting, State Department officials announced that the Western governments had reached consensus on the need to liberalize current rules governing high-technology sales to the former East Bloc. The closed-door session was held in Paris.
NEWS
December 19, 1989 | TYLER MARSHALL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a development rich with economic and political potential, the Soviet Union on Monday signed its first-ever trade agreement with the 12-nation European Community. The sweeping 10-year accord covering areas from banking to nuclear energy is expected to ease Soviet access to important sources of Western technology and know-how as well as reduce trade restrictions on a wide range of raw materials and finished products.
BUSINESS
November 28, 1989 | From Associated Press
The European Community Commission said Monday that it has signed a trade and economic cooperation accord with the Soviet Union that goes beyond similar deals signed in the past 14 months with Hungary, Poland and Czechoslovakia. The pact provides for a gradual lifting of import quotas on Soviet industrial goods by 1995 and cites a dozen areas in which the two sides plan to establish economic cooperation, an EC source said.
NEWS
May 4, 1987 | DAN WILLIAMS, Times Staff Writer
The Soviet Union has asked Mexico to deliver Mexican crude oil to Cuba while, in return, the Soviets supply Mexico's customers in Europe, according to news reports that reached here Sunday. The proposal was announced during a five-day visit to Moscow by Mexican Foreign Secretary Bernardo Sepulveda, who traveled to Moscow last week to pave the way for an expected visit by Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev to Mexico sometime this year.
NEWS
December 19, 1989 | TYLER MARSHALL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a development rich with economic and political potential, the Soviet Union on Monday signed its first-ever trade agreement with the 12-nation European Community. The sweeping 10-year accord covering areas from banking to nuclear energy is expected to ease Soviet access to important sources of Western technology and know-how as well as reduce trade restrictions on a wide range of raw materials and finished products.
NEWS
October 23, 1987 | JOHN M. BRODER, Times Staff Writer
Norwegian police, investigating the illegal transfer of advanced Western technology to the Soviet Union, have found a broad pattern of sales of European--and possibly American--machine tools and computer equipment to Soviet defense plants, according to a report released here Thursday.
NEWS
May 4, 1987 | DAN WILLIAMS, Times Staff Writer
The Soviet Union has asked Mexico to deliver Mexican crude oil to Cuba while, in return, the Soviets supply Mexico's customers in Europe, according to news reports that reached here Sunday. The proposal was announced during a five-day visit to Moscow by Mexican Foreign Secretary Bernardo Sepulveda, who traveled to Moscow last week to pave the way for an expected visit by Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev to Mexico sometime this year.
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