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USTDA to Present Opportunities in Sub-Saharan African Aviation Sector (USTDA Event Produced by TradeMeetings.com)
MFM Selected for Two USTDA Initiatives (TradeMeetings.com)
African Development Bank Official African Development Bank site Afghanistan Government Portal Official Site of the Government of Afghanistan
Afghanistan Reconstruction Task Force U.S. Department of Commerce - Your link to information about rebuilding Afghanistan
African Union Official site of the African Union
Asian Development Bank Official Asian Development Bank site
Canadian Government PortalAccess all Canadian Federal Government Departments and Agencies
Central Intelligence Agency's World Factbook The CIA's annual World Factbook is one of the best and most famous international information resources on the Internet. The World Factbook is a collection of maps, flags, and comprehensive information on every country and territory in the world. Topics addressed include political climate, recent international disputes, natural resources, environment, population, inflation rate, GDP, agriculture, industries, defense expenditures, national holidays, literacy rate, religion, legal system, labor force, and more.
Croatian Bank for Reconstruction and Development Also acting as Croatian Export Credit Agency (ECA)
Currency ConverterCourtesy OANDA.Com
East African Community Official site of the East African Community
Economic Development and Trade Agencies of Canadian Provinces and Territories
Economic Development and Trade Agencies of U.S. States and Territories
Electronic EmbassyGuide to embassies in Washington, D.C.
Enterprise Development Web SiteThis page lists and rates electronic resources related to export development, global markets and international trade
Europa Media Trainings New EU programmes
European Bank for Reconstruction and DevelopmentOfficial EBRD site
European UnionAccess to European Union official information.
Export.gov Export.gov is the primary portal to export-related assistance and market information offered by the federal government. Supported by 14 different U.S. departments and agencies involved in international trade, Export.gov can help visitors find trade leads, free export counseling, help with the export process and other information.
Export-Import Bank of the United StatesOfficial Ex-Im Bank site
Factoring - HSBC UKOffers factoring and financial services for exporters to UK.
First Gov - Official U.S. Government PortalAccess all U.S. Federal Government Departments and Agencies
For Travelers with Food Allergies - Select Wisely Cuisine Cards For most meeting attendees (or travelers in general) it's hard to abstain from sampling the local cuisine when traveling abroad. But it can be a sizable risk for anyone with a food allergy or sensitivity. That's where a visit to www.selectwisely.com can come in very handy. The site offers food translation cards customized to a traveler's specific food and language requirements. Visitors to the site can click on "order cards" to select from both a menu of more than 25 of the most common problem foods and 12 languages, to create a translation card specific to their needs. The wallet-sized cards are encased in thick laminate to be both durable and waterproof.
Inter-American Development BankOfficial IADB site
International Finance CorporationOfficial International Finance Corporation site, part of World Bank Group
Library of Congress U.S. Government PortalAccess a listing of all principal U.S. Federal Government Departments and Agencies
Overseas Private Investment CorporationOfficial OPIC site
SBA Office of International Trade This site provides information on U.S. Small Business Administration programs and assistance available for would-be exporters. It includes links to a variety of resources and to the online SBA Guide to Exporting.
Transparency International - Corruption Perceptions Index
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) CBP became an official agency of the Department of Homeland Security on March 1, 2003, combining employees from the Department of Agriculture, the Immigration and Naturalization Service, the Border Patrol and the U.S. Customs Service. The agency's web site is a starting point for information on a host of new federal regulations and procedures affecting international travel and trade.
U.S. Department of Agriculture - Marketing & Trade This portion of the USDA web site provides information on importing and exporting agricultural products, reports on prices and other trade statistics, and information on agricultural trade policy and procedures.
U.S. Department of Commerce - International Trade Administrationincludes directory of U.S. Commercial Service in the U.S. and abroad
U.S. Department of State Find passport and visa information, travel warnings, links to US embassies and consulates, and much more at the State Department's web site.
U.S. Department of State Business Visa Center U.S. Department of State Business Visa Center - information on the U.S. business visa process.
U.S. Embassy in IraqOfficial U.S. Embassy site
U.S. Government Foreign Per Diem RatesAs supplied by the U.S. Department of State
United States Trade and Development AgencyOfficial USTDA site
Water.orgTradeMeetings.com/MFM Lamey Group Supports Water.org in its efforts to provide safe drinking water and sanitation to people in developing countries
Web Resources for International TradeCourtesy of The Federation of International Trade Associations (FITA)
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World ClockA Guide to Time Zones, Calendars and more...
World BankOfficial World Bank site