U.S. Eases Sanctions on Export of Tech to Cuba
Today, the Department of Treasury and Department of Commerce officially released the anticipated changes to the Cuban Assets Control Regulations (CACR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR).
Access Welcomes Move to Lift Tech Sanctions on Cuba
Yesterday President Obama announced that the U.S. and Cuban governments will reestablish diplomatic relations. Access welcomes this historic announcement.
Google’s Play Store now available to Iranian Android Users
Taking advantage of a recent easing in U.S. sanctions on the export of technology to Iran, yesterday Google announced that it would make its Play Store available to Iranian users.
It’s time for companies to act: US eases sanctions on export of tech to Iran
Yesterday the US government announced a new round of sanctions relief for Iranian citizens, providing users with easier access to the internet and a wide range of personal communications technologies. With the road to export without the need for specific licenses explicitly cleared, now is the time for these companies to make their products and services available to Iranian users.