on Individual Countries and Cultures
Country Study -- full-text from the U.S. State Dept.
Link -- news, economics, trade and more with full-text
analysis and trends.
Brazil: World Bank -- use the menu bar on the left for stats and
center: U.S. Dept. of State--detailed information.
-- from the Library of Canada. Includes full text of federal laws
& regulations, federal news releases, business & employment
BUBL Link -- academic and general links to the country.
World Fact Book
of the World --Department of State Background Notes
Commercial Guides--detailed information about each country's
Studies and Area Handbooks-- (Library of Congress)
Chamber of Economy -- contains information on doing business
in and with Croatia.
in Croatia -- information on types of tourism and investment
opportunities in Croatia. Look on
left menu bar.
Czech Republic: Business in Prague
-- from the Expat community. Articles and more... check out sidebar
Deloitte Country Guides and
Snapshots -- information on doing business in other countries.
Includes regulatory, tax, and human resources information for more than
50 countries. Also includes economic indicators and tax rates.
Department of Trade and Industry:
-- official government site with lots of helpful sections for investors
Ecuador: BUBL Link
Travel Resources-- the king of travel publishers gives you
hotel and restaurant guides here, and a few other goodies.
Languages and Multicultural Studies--a useful set of links to
-- international marketing site from Michigan State University.
Includes information on individual countries.
Staff Country Reports in Full Text [.pdf]--under construction,
with more countries added all the time, these are in-depth studies of
social and economic conditions affecting trade and development.
India: BUBL Link -- a good list of general links, very
Trade Administration--information by region, by country, and
by industry, including the Country Commercial Guides, FAQ file, export
- International Trade Administration Commission of
South Africa -- incentives, opportunities, regulations and contact info. For today's
Business News in S.Africa., click
Guide -- from Stanford University, this site provides links to
information about Japan.
Middle East -- includes information on economics, religion, culture, history,
politics, and maps of countries in the Middle East. Click on
"economics" for business information. Or click on
"regional resources" for information on specific
countries. Searchable. From the History Department of SUNY Albany.
National US-Arab Chamber of
Commerce -- info and services to promote US/Arab business and
Overseas Private Investment Corporation -- by country and
covering many many aspects. A good site, don't miss it!
-- information on doing business in Poland
Business Directory -- a list of actual businesses there already
Investment -- includes legal framework, tax system,
MasterPage -- contains full text of articles about
economy, politics, and government.
Official Statistics -- contains economic, demographic and
Economic News -- in English
Commission of International Trade
Currency Converter-- How many pounds, zlotys, lira, to your
dollar and vice versa?
International Trade Commission--the reports and publications
section features the International Economic Review, the Industry,
Trade, and Technology Review, and general fact finding reports. The
Tariff Affairs section includes the US Harmonized Tariff Schedules;
the Petitions and Complaints section deals with unfair trade
Harmonized Tariff Schedule --
Development Reports -- Country fact sheets from the World Bank.
Investment Report -- includes reports on foreign
investments for individual countries. Look on the right side menu for
Country Fact Sheets hyperlink. From the United Nations.
World Time Server -- what time is it there??
on the WWW -- links to their actual governmental web sites,
alpha by country.