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  • 00:31

    The US-Bahrain Free Trade Agreement

    in Business

    On May 6, my guest will be Rose Sager, the Trade Representative at the Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain.  We will be discussing the US-Bahrain Free Trade Agreement.


    Born and raised in Bahrain, Rose immigrated to the US where she received a BS Degree in Mathematics and Business from City University of New York.  Her career has included positions in the Financial and Insurance industries and Training Director at a major US Airline.
     
    Rose joined the Economic Office as Trade Representative for the Kingdom of Bahrain in 2006.  Under the auspices of the Trade/Economic Office at the Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain, her role is to facilitate and promote the US-Bahrain Free Trade Agreement since its implementation in August, 2006.  Besides establishing major business/government contacts and increasing bilateral trade, she has promoted the Kingdom of Bahrain at various Trade Shows, Business-to-Business Networking events, Chambers of Commerce, World Trade Center Forums, Women’s Associations, Universities, etc.  Based in New York, Rose continuously seeks to establish Bahrain as the ideal investment choice for the US business market, as well as an exotic tourist destination.  


    Rose can be reached at rsager@bahraingateway.org.

     

  • 01:00

    US-Latin America stories of the week with Fausta Rodriguez Wertz

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    Guest:  Fausta Rodriguez-Wertz, editor of Fausta's Blog, joins me for a look at US-Latin America stories of the week......we will discuss the latest legal setback for President Obama's executive order..........what impact will it have in Central America?  The latest from Mexico's upcoming mid-term elections........Chile and the president's problems......Argentina and Mr Nisman......Venezuela and allegations of drugs......Colombia and FARC......US-Cuba talks.......and more issues.......


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  • 00:58

    Mexico and other US Latin America stories of the week

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    GUESTS:  Fausta Rodriguez Wertz, editor of Fausta's Blog, joins me for our weekly review of US-Latin America stories......the latest about the discontent in Brazil, the murder of Alberto Nisman in Argentina.....


    we will also hear from Barnard Thompson, editor of Mexidata.info, one of the best websites covering Mexico.....we will ask Mr Thompson about the upcoming mid-term elections in Mexico and President Pena-Nieto's standing with the public.....the US-Mexico relationship.....


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  • 01:01

    The 113th anniversary of Cuba's independence & US-Latin America stories

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    Guests:  Fausta Rodriguez Wertz, editor of Fausta's Blog....and Fernando Hernandez, author of "The Cubans, Our Footprints Across America", a book about the story of Cubans in the US.......we will look at the 113th anniversary of Cuba's independence and remember some famous Cubans who came to the US..........also, the latest in US-Cuba talks plus a follow up on the events in Venezuela, Argentina and the murder of Mr Nisman, Brazil and the bad economy, Chile and a family scandal plus other stories from US-Latin America.....


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  • 01:00

    Argentina, Chile, Venezuela & other US-Latin America issues of the week

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    Guest:  Fausta Rodriguez Wertz, editor of Fausta's Blog.....we will look at the Halperin-Cruz interview and what it tells us about media bias......the latest from Argentina and the murder of Mr Nisman...a new book about the "double life of Fidel Castro"....Raul Castro and Pope Francis......US-Cuba talks......the political and economic crisis in Venezuela.......the growing frustration in Brazil.....the scandal in Chile and President Bachalet.......and other stories.....


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  • 00:59

    US-Latin America issues with Fausta Rodriguez-Wertz & Jorge Ponce

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    GUESTS:  Fausta Rodriguez-Wertz, editor of Fausta's Blog, joins me for a discussion of the latest US-Latin America stories of the week..........we will get the latest from US-Cuba talks from Jorge Ponce, Cuban-American author & contributor to Babalu Blog......


    We will look at the latest from the Mexican cartels......the new book about Fidel Castro and drug traffic......


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  • 00:59

    The Panama summit and other US Latin America stories of the week

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    GUESTS:  Fausta Rodriguez-Wertz, the editor of Fausta's Blog......plus Roger Mailhot, a Canadian businessman with vast Latin America experience and currently living in Lima, Peru.......we will discuss the Latin American summit in Panama....the US-Cuba talks.....President Obama and Raul Castro.....the US-Venezuela rift.....more marches in Brazil.......the continuing crisis in Argentina....the murder of Alberto Nisman......and other US-Latin America stories of the week....


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  • 00:59

    US-Latin America: Cuba-Venezuela, elections in Mexico, Brazil, Argentina & more

    in Politics

    Guest:  Fausta Rodriguez-Wertz, editor of Fausta's Blog.    We will look at the latest in the Cuba-Venezuela story and its impact on US-Cuba talks........A review of the upcoming elections in Mexico.....it will be a real test for President Pena-Nieto and the PRI now back in power.....it will also give us an idea of how the PAN and PRD will benefit from the nation's political uncertainty.......we will also look at the anti-government marches in Brazil over corruption and the stagnant economy......the continuing scandal regarding the murder of Alberto Nisman in Argentina.........and other Latin American stories of the week...


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  • 00:59

    The meetings in Panama plus other US-Latin America stories of the week

    in Politics

    GUESTS:  Fausta Rodriguez-Wertz, editor of Fausta's Blog, and Cecilia Torres, originally from Colombia, join me for a look at the upcoming meeting of Latin America leaders in Panama.....one of the major topics is the anticipated meeting between President Obama and Raul Castro of Cuba......the US-Venezuela rift.....Colombia and FARC.....the marches in Brazil....the latest on the murder of Alberto Nisman in Argentina....plus other stories..


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  • 01:23

    "Free Trade, Jobs and the TPP" a "Living Room Conversation" Coffee Party Radio

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    Living Room Conversation on TPP


    Here at the Coffee Party USA, we think it's time to have a civil and reasoned conversation on the Free Trade, Jobs and the TPP!


    Join us on Thursday, May 28, at 8:30pm eastern time for a special Coffee Party radio show as we use the concepts of “Living Room Conversations” to have a respectful discussion around this controversial topic with special guests.


    Want to have your own conversation about trade agreements, jobs and the free market?  Invite some friends over and follow this simple conversation guide.  And remember, the more diverse the opinions, the more you will learn!


     

  • 00:59

    Venezuela, Brazil, Cuba, Argentina and other US-Latin America stories

    in Politics

    GUEST:  Fausta Rodriguez-Wertz, editor of Fausta's Blog, joins me for a discussion of US-Latin America stories of the week, such as the ongoing crisis in Venezuela, demonstrations in Brazil, the political situation in Argentina after the murder of Alberto Nisman, the rift between Cuba and the US over Venezuela......we will hear from Luisa Ravelo-Guedes, a native of Venezuela who lives in Texas, about the crisis in her native country.....


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