• US Treasury issues new rules on foreign investments

    10 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - The Treasury Department has issued new rules on foreign investments into American companies that will give the government more power to block foreign transactions on national security grounds.
    The rules represent the latest escalation in an intensifying economic conflict between the United States and China. It will implement a program for tougher reviews of foreign acquisitions that Congress approved this summer.
    The new regulations will require foreign investors to alert a Treasury-led interagency committee to all deals that would give the foreign investors access to critical...
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  • GM appoints former CIA official Jami Miscik to its board

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    General Motors Co named former Central Intelligence Agency official Jami Miscik to its board, the No.1 U.S. automaker said on Wednesday.
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  • Tougher U.S. investment rules to get soft opening next month: official

    10 days ago - By Reuters

    As of November 10, investors in 27 industries will come under tougher scrutiny as an inter-agency panel led by the U.S. Treasury Department begins tightening foreign investment rules as part of a pilot program, according to a senior treasury official.
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