Last Updated: 06/16/2021 Sign up for NS-CMIC List e-mail updates. Subscribe to the OFAC RSS feed (includes notices of NS-CMIC List updates). Non-SDN CHINESE MILITARY-INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX COMPANIES List (NS-CMIC List) This publication by the Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) is designed as a reference tool that identifies persons subject to certain sanctions. . The US maintained embargoes against China from the inception of the People's Republic of China in 1949 until 1972. An embargo was reimposed by the US following the Tiananmen Square Massacre in 1989 Guidance on the Provision of Certain Services Relating to the Requirements of U.S. Sanctions Laws (January 12, 2017) Index of Interpretative Guidance; Applying for a Specific OFAC License. It may be in your and the U.S. government's interest to authorize particular economic activity related to the Chinese Military Companies Sanctions
On 12 November 2020, the President of the United States issued Executive Order 13959 ( EO13959 ) which prohibits certain transactions in securities linked to what EO13959 describes as Communist Chinese Military Companies ( CCMCs ). EO13959 has caused significant market uncertainty China has announced unspecified sanctions against 11 U.S. politicians and heads of organizations promoting democratic causes, including Senators Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz, who have already been singled out by Beijing By The Associated Press August 10, 2020, 9:19 AM • 3 min rea TOPLINE. The U.S. government has added two dozen Chinese companies and associated individuals to a government sanction list that blocks them from buying American products, citing their involvement. In an address to the Asia Society on Friday, China's State Councillor Wang Yi, who is also the country's foreign minister, noted the expanding list of U.S. sanctions and called on Washington to.
The U.S.-China battle of the narratives over Xinjiang continues to heat up. August 27, 2020 With Latest Sanctions, US Casts a Shadow Over China's Belt and Roa WASHINGTON (R) -The United States added dozens of Chinese companies, including the country's top chipmaker SMIC and Chinese drone manufacturer SZ DJI Technology Co Ltd, to a trade blacklist.. US sanctions Chinese entities over human rights violations The US says it will penalize 33 Chinese entities for human rights abuses against Uighurs and other minority groups. The move comes after.. WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Wednesday added 24 Chinese companies to a government list that bans them from buying American products, citing their role in helping the Chinese military.. The Section 1237 List was released by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) on June 12, 2020 and includes 20 Chinese companies operating in the U.S. that the U.S. government believes are owned or controlled by the Chinese military
(CNN) The US announced sanctions Monday against two Chinese officials for serious human rights abuses against Uyghur Muslims, a step coordinated with allies including the European Union, Canada.. The US government has also put import bans on cotton, tomatoes and some solar products originating from Xinjiang, and the US, European Union, Britain and Canada have all announced sanctions on.. Sanctions Programs and Country Information (United States Department of the Treasury) Commerce Control List (Bureau of Industry and Security) Countries Sanctioned By The U.S. - And Why (Investopedia, 2010-04-08) United States to Lift Sudan Sanctions (NY Times, 2017-01-13
The Department of Commerce is adding 25 shipbuilding research institutes affiliated with the China State Shipbuilding Corporation to the Entity List, as well as six other entities that provide research, development, and manufacturing support for the People's Liberation Army Navy or attempted to acquire U.S.-origin items in support of PLA. US Slapping Fresh Sanctions on 59 Chinese Entities. The Trump administration has announced that it is adding 59 Chinese entities to its export-control Entity List, effectively blocking Chinese companies and other institutions from using American technologies and goods for malign activities. The restrictions have been placed as these entities. On June 17, 2020, the President signed the Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2020 into law. The law authorizes the President to impose sanctions on persons, including Chinese government officials, determined to be responsible for certain human rights violations and abuses committed against Muslim minority groups in China or elsewhere The professor added that the newly-released list was more targeted than the former ones. U.S. courts have earlier ruled that the Trump government failed to provide sufficient evidence to justify sanctions against Chinese companies. China's electronic device maker Xiaomi was removed from the Trump-era blacklist in March after a lawsuit. In the.
China's government on Friday criticized new U.S. moves to reduce access to American financial markets and said it will protect Chinese companies but gave no indication of possible retaliation. The S&P Dow Jones Indices and FTSE Russell removed more Chinese companies from their indexes after President Joe Biden expanded a blacklist of companies that are off limits to American investors The United States intensified its economic pressure on China's Xinjiang province on Friday, imposing sanctions on a powerful Chinese company and two officials for what it said were human rights. . The U.S. has sanctioned an additional 24 Chinese and Hong Kong officials over Beijing's ongoing crackdown on political freedoms in.
China criticizes US moves to expand financial sanctions. China's government has criticized new U.S. moves to reduce access to American financial markets and said it will protect Chinese. Effective Jan. 11, 2021, U.S. persons are prohibited from purchasing any publicly traded securities or derivatives of certain Communist Chinese military companies (CCMCs) identified by the U.S. government. Chinese companies subject to this prohibition include entities from a wide range of industries, including Huawei, China Spacesat, and China Mobile Communications Group, among others
Sanctions will continue to shape U.S.-China ties - with Beijing starting to give as good as it gets. January 29, 2021 The Future of China-US Sanctions Diplomac U.S. sanctions on CNOOC and Xiaomi, and other moves. The United States Defense and Commerce departments both released blacklists of Chinese entities today as the Trump administration uses its last week in power to implement tough China policies. A CNOOC deepwater drilling rig in Shanghai, China, in May 2011, before sailing to the South China Sea China has announced unspecified sanctions against 11 U.S. politicians and heads of organizations promoting democratic causes, including Senators Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz, who have already been.
.S.-China relationship. In 2020, the Trump administration also levied sanctions on 90 Chinese entities or individuals, comprising 11.5% of total U.S. sanctions designations last year, according to data compiled by the Center for a New American Security Wang Chen, vice chairman of the National People's Congress, is the most senior Chinese official targeted by the U.S. sanctions so far. Credit.. SMIC's Advanced Chip Production Likely Kneecapped By U.S. Sanctions. By Ramish Zafar. Dec 18, 2020 14:21 EST. The United States Department of Commerce (DoC) officially added China's.
Counterpunch: China Adopts Landmark Anti-Sanctions Statute to Stop U.S. Sanctions Effects Overseas Wednesday, June 23, 2021 New law could penalize companies for complying with U.S. sanctions .S. sanctions China's CNOOC on drilling in disputed South China Sea. 11/30/2020. (Bloomberg) --China's third-biggest oil company faces a.S. blacklist, which could spur major outflows from. The sanctions were introduced under the Hong Kong Autonomy Act and list people who are deemed to contribute to the failure of China in meeting its obligations under Hong Kong's mini-constitution World Aug 7, 2020 2:24 PM EST. WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. on Friday imposed sanctions on Hong Kong officials, including the pro-China leader of the government, accusing them of cooperating with. U.S. Sanctions China State Oil Trader for Iran Crude Violation and then selling it on to refiners in China. The U.S. move comes at a delicate time for relations with Beijing as the two nations.
China is criticizing the United States for its sanctions on Hong Kong, stating the penalties are rooted in American anxiety over China's development. The Xinhua News Agency, the official state. The U.S. has imposed sanctions on four more officials accused of undermining Hong Kong's autonomy, showing the Trump administration is ready to keep hitting out at China even after Joe Biden won.
The U.S. has levied sanctions on a host of senior Chinese officials over Beijing's Hong Kong policy, including the region's Beijing-appointed chief executive, Carrie Lam The Biden administration placed seven Chinese firms and government labs under U.S. export controls Thursday for their involvement in China's effort to build supercomputers that help develop. I took it as a signal that China is not likely to be bound by the U.S. sanctions on Iranian oil much longer. It has already increased oil imports as the Chinese economy recovers post-COVID-19
It also considers how compliance with U.S. sanctions might violate the laws of Hong Kong SAR and China, leaving financial institutions in Hong Kong SAR walking a tightrope between compliance with. Today, the Bureau of Industry & Security (BIS) added China National Offshore Oil Corporation Ltd. (CNOOC) to the U.S. Entity List. Under the new rule, U.S. and non-U.S. exporters are generally prohibited from transferring items subject to the U.S. Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to CNOOC without first obtaining a U.S. export license U.S. Department of Treasury. PRESS RELEASES. Treasury Sanctions Individuals for Undermining Hong Kong's Autonomy. August 7, 2020. WASHINGTON - Today, the Department of the Treasury imposed sanctions on 11 individuals for undermining Hong Kong's autonomy and restricting the freedom of expression or assembly of the citizens of Hong Kong.These actions were taken pursuant to Executive Order.
U.S, U.K., Canada levy sanctions against China over actions against Uyghur Muslims. OTTAWA -- Canada, the United Kingdom, the United States and the European Union levelled sanctions against. The sanctions come exactly a month after MPs voted to label China's actions in Xinjiang region a genocide. Liberal cabinet ministers, including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, abstained from that. U.S. Sanctions on Russia Congressional Research Service 1 Introduction U.S. Sanctions on Russia: A Key Policy Tool Sanctions are a central element of U.S. policy to counter and deter malign Russian behavior. The United States has imposed sanctions on Russia mainly in response to Russia's 2014 invasion o [In a world of cybertheft, U.S. names China, Russia as main culprits] Let's be honest, I can see the White House saying, 'Let's not do [sanctions] while the head of state is here, one.
The Department of Commerce will use the full extent of its authorities to prevent China from leveraging U.S. technologies to support these destabilizing military modernization efforts. These entities meet the criteria for inclusion on the Entity List listed under Section 744.11 of the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) Over the past 12 months, in the context of the on-going U.S.-China trade war, the Chinese government has announced that it intends to adopt certain unilateral measures bearing the same effect, to some extent, as sanctions, namely, the Unreliable Entity List (UEL) announced in May 2019 by the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM), and the.
Hua called the blocked access to American software political repression against China, and urged the U.S. to lift the ban. subject to U.S. government sanctions. U.S. entity list is. The United States is restricting 11 Chinese companies from buying American technology and other goods because it says they're linked to alleged human rights violations in Xinjiang The Biden administration announced sanctions on Chinese officials over human rights abuses against the Uyghur population, as well as sanctions on Myanmar officials. The U.S.-China talks held. The Trump administration on Monday slapped sanctions on 11 Chinese firms over their use of forced labor and other forms of repression against the Uighur Muslims, an ethnic minority in China.
Opinion. US sanctions against China have only just started. Reports that semiconductor and oil companies may soon join the US blacklist should not come as a surprise BEIJING — Over the last three years, the U.S. and the European Union have imposed a series of sanctions on Chinese officials and companies. Now China has created a new legal tool to hit back U.S. Sanctions Chinese Firms and Executives Active in Contested South China Sea Companies include units of CCCC, a leading contractor for Xi Jinping's Belt and Road initiative to develop. The U.S. announced sanctions Monday against 14 members of China's National People's Congress, the country's rubber-stamp legislature, as the Trump administration tries to ratchet up pressure.
On 31 July 2020, the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) added Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps (XPCC) and two government officials related to XPCC to the Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List (SDN List) because of serious human rights abuses against ethnic minorities in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) In passing the Anti-Foreign Sanctions Law, China creates the most wide-ranging legal tool to counter sanctions imposed by the U.S., the European Union and other foreign countries.. The European Union, U.S., U.K., and Canada announced sanctions on Monday against Chinese officials linked to human rights abuses in Xinjiang, in a move that was met with swift retaliation from. 4. Pursuant to section 1762 of the Export Control Reform Act of 2018 (50 U.S.C. 4801-4852), this action is exempt from the Administrative Procedure Act (5 U.S.C. 553) requirements for notice of proposed rulemaking, opportunity for public participation, and delay in effective date. 5
Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced late Tuesday sanctions for 24 more Chinese and Hong Kong officials for further curtailing democracy in the Asian financial hub.Why it matters: Blinken and national security adviser Jake Sullivan are due to meet this week in Alaska with senior Chinese officials in the first face-to-face discussions between diplomats from the U.S. and China since. The sanctions list, expected to total $3 billion, also will include electronics and footwear, and to a lesser extent, China's toy shipments to the U.S., administration officials said China's Foreign Ministry said on Saturday that it has decided to impose sanctions against certain individuals and entity from the U.S. and Canada. The sanctions were in response to the two countries' unilateral sanctions on individuals and entity in Xinjiang on March 22 based on rumors and disinformation, said the Foreign Ministry spokesperson OFAC designated China-based Dandong Rich Earth Trading Co., Ltd. for its support to UN- and U.S.-designated Korea Kumsan Trading Corporation, an entity OFAC previously designated for being owned or controlled by, or acting or purporting to act for or on behalf of, directly or indirectly, the UN- and U.S.-designated General Bureau of Atomic Energy, which is responsible for North Korea's. The China-Iran tie also complicates U.S. strategic interests. President Biden and Europe want Iran to rejoin the 2015 nuclear deal, but an Iran backed by China is under less pressure to do so
.S. officials sanctioned by China to at least 44, according to data compiled by Bloomberg, which is broadly on par with the tally of Chinese people sanctioned by Washington China's Huawei tries to blame global chip shortage on U.S. sanctions Published Mon, Apr 12 2021 10:28 AM EDT Updated Tue, Apr 13 2021 4:12 AM EDT Sam Shead @Sam_L_Shea U.S. sanctions another Chinese tech firm and threatens to put it on the Entity List. The U.S. once again seeks to inflict pain on a Chinese tech company, this time Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC). According to the Financial Times, U.S. companies will now need to obtain a license before they are allowed to ship certain. Rounding out an already-intense 2020, the U.S. Department of Commerce's Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) issued three notices in December that expanded export sanctions and..
China on Saturday announced new sanctions against U.S. and Canadian officials in a growing political and economic feud over its policies in the traditionally Muslim region of Xinjiang The designation didn't carry penalties but was seen as a potential precursor to U.S. sanctions. Last month, President Biden included Hikvision among dozens of companies barred from U.S. investment over alleged Chinese military ties. In 2019, the Commerce Department also restricted Hikvision's ability to do business with American companies
China on Saturday announced sanctions on individuals and entities in Canada and the United States in response to sanctions imposed on Chinese citizens and groups over conditions in Xinjiang