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May 17, 2019 Tradewatch

US Department of Commerce Amends EAR, Adds China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd. to Entity List

In a notice in the Federal Register, the United States Department of Commerce has released an amendment to the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), adding China's Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (Huawei) to the Entity List.

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May 16, 2019 Tradewatch

U.S. terminates Turkey's preferential trade agreement, reduces tariffs on steel

The United States on Thursday terminated Turkey’s preferential trade treatment that allowed some exports to enter the country duty free, but it has halved its tariffs on imports of Turkish steel to 25%.

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2019 World's Most Ethical Companies

February 26, 2019 Press Release

BDP International Named One of the 2019 World's Most Ethical Companies® by Ethisphere for 4th Time

Recognition honors those companies who recognize their critical role to influence and drive positive change in the business community and societies around the world.

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BDP International February 3, 2019

Fire breaks out on APL container ship

The Vietnamese Coast Guard is responding to a cargo fire aboard the container ship APL Vancouver off Vung Ro, Vietnam. It is the latest in a series of container ship cargo fires in recent years, including the well-publicized incidents aboard the Yantian Express, Maersk Honam, Maersk Kensington, Wan Hai 307, MSC Flaminia and MSC Daniela.

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January 23, 2019

Momentum gathers behind British MPs' bid to stop no-deal Brexit

An attempt by British lawmakers to prevent a no-deal Brexit was gaining momentum on Wednesday after the opposition Labour Party said it was highly likely to throw its parliamentary weight behind the bid.

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