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doing business in South Africa

The Greater New York Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the South African Consulate General hosted “Doing Business in South Africa” @ the South African consulate. 469 more words

International Business

Book Review: The Reckoning: Financial Accountability and the Rise and Fall of Nations

Originally for the blog of Global Finance Magazine

It has inspired works of art, including poetry, paintings and woodcarvings; made and destroyed immense fortunes, from the De Medici’s in Renaissance Florence to Philip II’s in 16th century Spain; it even sparked the French Revolution. 574 more words

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China will have to be known for high quality products

Last summer I wrote about the idea that few Chinese companies have embraced a dedication to making best-in-class products.   In my many visits to factories in China over the past five years I was almost universally asked about quality control and how it might be implemented. 441 more words

Business In China

Startups Anonymous: The most expensive lesson I learned was to start a startup in Europe

My most expensive lesson ever was to start a startup in risk-averse Europe. While I don’t like to name the country (the county has a rich history and proud people), suffice it to say, it’s a prosperous country in Western Europe. 484 more words


David Mayes reblogged this on mayo615 and commented:

There is little doubt that this story concerns France, my home country. There have been a number of stories about this recently, most notably "Au revoir entrepreneurs!" in the New York Times.


WHAT IS A BUSINESS PLAN?A business plan is a formal statement describing your business, its objectives,strategies, financial expectation and the target market. It is the description of the business future. 45 more words

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Crafting an international expansion strategy ? - 10 key items to consider

An old colleague recently was chatting with me regarding their company’s plans to expand internationally in emerging markets in Africa. That prompted me to draw up a list of 10 key questions, that companies need to  to find answers for,  before commencing their journey into international waters . 196 more words

Turkey and Malaysia to sign free trade agreement

This article has been excerpted from an April 16 news release from Daily Sabah

Malaysia and Turkey will sign a Free Trade Agreement in conjunction with Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak’s two-day official visit that starts Wednesday. 101 more words