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Iran Nuclear Deal and Its Effects on Oil Price

The week leading up to Thanksgiving brought with it some good news for those seeking a curb on Iran’s proliferating nuclear program. In a groundbreaking deal, the six superpowers of United States, Great Britain, Russia, France, Germany, and China (together known as the P5 +1 group) reached an agreement with Iran to stop some of its nuclear activities. Though the deal with the Middle East nation is only interim, it brought significant relief from tensions in the region and paved the way for more oil exports from the country with…

Dela-Where? Why Incorporate in Delaware?

Once the decision to incorporate your business has been made, the legal process begins with the preparation of a certificate of incorporation. Your next step is to select a state where you will form your business. The State of Delaware is a leading domicile for both U.S. and international business entities. Today nearly a million business entities have their legal home in Delaware including more than 50% of all U.S. publicly-traded companies and more than 60% of the Fortune 500 companies.

Shipping – A Risk to the Environment

Shipping is the most economic and widest used methods catering to over 90 per cent of global trade, but the adverse effects posed to the environment and humans is unimaginable. To start with, ships carry huge amounts of ballast water in tanks for increased stability and maneuverability during transit while unladen, and empty their tanks at time of loading the cargo. This transfusion of water between different water bodies causes an unbalance on the aquatic ecosystem.

Second Wave of The Most Expected Export Control Reform

The Bureau of Industry and Security of the Department of Commerce published revisions to the EAR. Final changes were related to various categories of vehicles including Military Vehicles; Vessels of War; Submersible Vessels, Oceanographic Equipment as well as Relate, Auxiliary and Miscellaneous Items that are no longer considered to be under the jurisdiction of the USML of the Department of State and moved to CCL – the Department of Commerce.

Expat? Moving? City? Costs?

Which cities in the world are the most expensive to live in as an expatriate and why? Do you know the answers?

Denied and Sanctioned Parties

U.S. government agencies as well as International organizations and foreign government agencies publish lists of entities and companies that are denied or restricted from doing business with. In the event a company, entity or person on one of such lists appears to match a potential party in an export transaction, additional due diligence is required before proceeding.

Business Acquisition Opportunities in 2014

The M&A market has now had a few years of stability. Companies continue to make money and the underlying macroeconomic trends support higher levels of business confidence. Despite new healthcare regulations and calls for higher taxation in Washington, most business owners are heading into 2014 with a few good years under their belts and increasing optimism. Many companies are ramping up business acquisition opportunities in 2014 as a way to increase their growth.

International Freight Forwarding Money-Saving Tips

Know who’s responsible for such fees. For instance, if you supplier is shipping on your behalf, know if you’re the one responsible for custom taxes, etc, or your supplier. This is a vital distinction that could have an impact on your end. So talk to your international freight forwarder regarding the terms of shipping internationally, the standard customs processes, and how their options could help you cut costs.

Vietnam – A Frontier Market

Whenever people think about investing in a foreign country, they should research the emerging markets, the ones that have not yet been explored, but present promising opportunities. Vietnam is the perfect example, as this country is under continuous development. There are many frontier markets in the Vietnam that people should take into consideration. Even though in the past this country’s trading history has been quite negative, during the last few years it has begun to considerably develop and offer potential investors many business opportunities. Considering the fact that it has one of the most open economies in Asia, it would be a shame not to take advantage of the opportunity of investing in a country such as Vietnam.

How Banners Help In Promoting a Business Campaign Effectively

Political banners are an important element in election campaigns. In order to get extra advantage, you need to print banners effectively and use them wisely. There are some online agencies who offer specialist banners printing services for political campaigns; they can be of great value to any business.

Managerial Use of Product Stickers: A Checklist for Managers

Product labels should be expressive and brand representative. Yes make them more effective for businesses and this is only possible by employing good marketing managers who can help to engage print media in brand promotion effectively. Creative label design on a bottle is also an important factor in promoting the products.