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Archive of My Clips on LIGNET 4/1-4/30/12

In Foreign Affairs on May 1, 2012 at 2:40 am

These are an assortment of the clips I have written while working for Newsmax’s new site, Langley Intelligence Group Network (LIGNET) from April 1 – April 30. These articles were published on their site following review by their Analysis Team. Shorter pieces (InBriefs) do not require any sign up, however longer articles (Analysis) do require a subscription to the site. Since starting work at LIGNET I’ve written about 183 countries.

Apr 25 – Netherlands: Ruling Coalition Collapses After Failure to Pass Budget

Apr 25 – Australia: General Electric Targets Australia’s Emerging Natural Gas Industry–General-Electric-Targets-Australia-s-Em

Apr 25 – Beijing and Moscow to Expand Defense Cooperation With Central Asian Republics

Apr 24 – China/Iceland: Chinese Premier Wins Arctic Energy Agreement

Apr 24 – Germany: Copyright Ruling Major Blow to YouTube

Apr 23 – Nigeria: Oil Companies Increase Investment Despite Instability–Oil-Companies-Increase-Investment-Despite

Apr 23 – Japan/Australia: Japan Signs Natural Gas Deal With Chevron–Japan-Signs-Natural-Gas-Deal-with

Apr 23 – Comoros Official Tours Persian Gulf to Balance Economic Ties With Iran, GCC

Apr 23 – India/Bhutan: New Delhi Turns to Bhutan for Hydropower Due to Coal Shortage

Apr 22 – India/Spain/Andorra: New Delhi Targets Expanding Trade With Iberian Peninsula–New-Delhi-Targets-Expanding-T

Apr 20 – Georgia/Russia: Georgia Enraged After Former KGB Chief Elected President of Breakaway South Ossetia

Apr 20 – Iran/Persian Gulf: Tensions Rise After Ahmadinejad Visits Disputed Island

Apr 19 – China: Hollywood Looks to Gain Access to China’s Growing Film Industry

Apr 19 – East Timor: General Elected President of Small Oil State

Apr 18 – Bahrain: Tensions Flare As Formula One Race Nears–Tensions-Flare-As-Formula-One-Race-Nears

Apr 17 – Indonesia/UK: Jakarta Turns to Airbus in $2.5 Billion Deal After Cameron Visit$2-5-Billion-Deal-After

Apr 17 – Russia: ExxonMobil Strikes Deal With Rosneft to Develop Russia’s Offshore Arctic Reserves–ExxonMobil-Strikes-Deal-with-Rosneft-to-De

Apr 17 – China: US Banks Selling Their Shares of Chinese Banks

Apr 16 – China: US Automakers Target Chinese Markets–US-Automakers-Target-Chinese-Markets

Apr 16 – UK/Luxembourg/Ireland: UK Accuses Amazon, Apple, and Google of Avoiding Taxes–UK-Accuses-Amazon–Apple–a

Apr 9 – Taiwan: New Data Center Will Help Google Evade Chinese Censorship

Apr 9 – Brazil: Boeing to Build Research Center in Brazil as It Seeks $4 Billion Fighter Jet Deal

Apr 9 – Saint Kitts and Nevis/India: Prime MInister Visits New Delhi in Scramble for Indian Investment

Apr 6 – Colombia: Exxon Mobil Signs Deal to Explore for Shale OIl

Apr 6 – China/Palau: Death of Chinese Fisherman During Confrontation Could Affect Palau’s Oil Ambitions

Apr 6 – Malawi: Death of President Could Lead to Political Change

Apr 4 – Nigeria/Sao Tome and Principe: Total to Begin Offshore Drilling Soon

Apr 4 – Grenada: Prime Minister Vows to Fight Leftist Resurgence

Apr 3 – Yemen: With Government Divided, Al Qaeda Moves In–With-Government-Divided-Al-Qaeda-Moves-In

Apr 2 – Thailand: Muslim Rebels Blamed for Bombings–Muslim-Rebels-Blamed-for-Bomb-Attacks

Apr 2 – Papua New Guinea: Government Deploys Troops to Protect Exxon Mobil LNG Project–Government-Deploys-Troops-To-Pro

Apr 2 – Singapore: Qualcomm to Open Research and Development Center


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