Archive | February, 2004

ANTIGUA SUES U.S. OVER INTERNET BAN

The tiny Caribbean island nation of Antigua is suing the United States before the World Trade Organization, alleging the U.S. ban on Internet gambling is an unfair trade practice. Antigua claims that U.S. efforts to prohibit Americans from betting online is discriminatory and violates trade agreements that allow foreign Internet companies to offer their services […]

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Brunei seeking to forge closer ties with Bahrain

By SOMAN BABY MANAMA: Brunei Darussalam is due to strengthen its financial and economic ties with Bahrain, according to charge d’ affaires Haji Mulok Jumat. Two agreements are to be signed between the two countries this year – on the promotion and protection of investment and avoidance of double taxation. Speaking yesterday on the eve […]

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