Tuesday, February 21, 2006

East Coast Ports to Be Run by Dubai Company

Apparently, the British company running the ports was bought out by a Middle Eastern company. So when did the British buy the Mafia? CNN.com - Bush backs Dubai port deal, vows veto - Feb 21, 2006: "The administration has faced a wave of criticism this week over its decision to let a subsidiary of maritime management firm Dubai Ports World run ports in New York and New Jersey; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Baltimore, Maryland; Miami, Florida; and New Orleans, Louisiana. "

1 comment:

Steve said...

Really, what was the government thinking when they approved this deal? I'm left speechless.