Articles tagged “u.s. government”

Expedia Settles With U.S. Government Over Cuba Travel Allegations

Expedia Settles With U.S. Government Over Cuba Travel Allegations

Associated Press

Although Expedia cooperated, it looks like the U.S. government is determined to crack down on Cuba travel violations. Given the recent changes — and the current administration's rhetoric — we should probably expect closer scrutiny in the future.

5 months ago

All U.S. Leisure Travel to Cuba Is Banned by Trump Administration

All U.S. Leisure Travel to Cuba Is Banned by Trump Administration

Isaac Carey, Skift

Trump has been threatening to reverse Obama's engagement with Cuba for a while, and Tuesday's travel ban to the island certainly reinforces the view that he is the Anti-Tourism President.

5 months ago

SoftBank May Lose Uber Board Seats After U.S. Security Review

SoftBank May Lose Uber Board Seats After U.S. Security Review

Eric Newcomer, Bloomberg

It doesn’t look good for SoftBank. The U.S. Committee on Foreign Investment has immense power under President Trump and has been cracking down on foreign investment. This puts overseas investors in a very uncertain position, which could lead to fewer international business deals.

7 months ago