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Muslim boycotts cost Danish firms millions

...offending Muslims but has stood by its decision to print the drawings, citing freedom of speech. European Union Trade Commissioner Peter Mandelson has warned governments that if they are behind the boycotts they could face action at the World...

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...signatures collected by Oxfam International. The petition, presented Monday by the 45-year-old actor to EU Trade Commissioner Peter Mandelson, urges the EU to think of the world's poor at a World Trade Organization ministerial meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/07/ent_30420.shtml
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WTO authorizes sanctions against U.S. over antidumping rules

...fines are then paid to rival American companies that filed complaints against the foreign exporters. The EU's trade commissioner, Pascal Lamy, indicated that the 25-nation bloc may hold off before imposing sanctions. "This is a decision...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/01/bus_427099.shtml
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Business roundup

...farm exports - but only if the United States, Japan, Canada and other rich nations make similar concessions. EU trade commissioner Pascal Lamy said the EU was ready "go the extra mile" to get a midterm deal by July at the World Trade Organization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/11/bus_415221.shtml
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Experts say G-8 Summit an opportunity to boost Georgia's economy

...government aides, staff members, journalists and even protesters will arrive in the area. Glenn Cornell, Perdue's trade commissioner, said state officials will focus on selling the economic opportunities in the state to foreign media, who have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/07/met_394848.shtml
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Georgia wants a foreign affair

...Dignitaries on the tour say it is a valuable service to the local communities and the diplomats. Kent Fallesen, Danish trade commissioner, who has been on two other tours, says the trips provide insight and personal connections that distinguish Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/12/bus_344283.shtml
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Economists suggest merging agencies

...own recommendation for merging his department with Industry and Trade. On the same day, June 9, Industry and Trade Commissioner R.K. Sehgal wrote Ms. Blumenthal objecting to major reorganization. "We feel the proposed alternatives that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/30/met_293522.shtml
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Dollars sought for job recruitment

...The tourism money and the rural industry dollars will be part of Mr. Barnes' formal request, said Industry and Trade Commissioner Randy Cardoza, who said he was quoting rumors and "well-founded speculation." "We feel very good about the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/08/met_278239.shtml
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Column: New PSC appointee comes from the ranks

...for the job of Community Affairs Commissioner when James Higdon retires, probably next year. And Industry and Trade Commissioner Randy Cardoza, considered a likely holdover from the Miller administration, also has been notified he's being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/18/op_259343.shtml
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...come to Augusta on April 30 with the Department of Industry's International VIP Tour. International bankers, trade commissioners and consuls based in Atlanta will arrive by bus for a reception, dinner and presentation on Augusta. "The value...

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