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U.S.-made shoes hang in the trade balance - Philadelphia Inquirer

U.S.-made shoes hang in the trade balancePhiladelphia InquirerBy Maria Panaritis The story of New Balance, the Boston sneaker company, helps explain why it's so hard to make shoes in the United States - and why tariffs are a reason it's possible at...
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Dual-Pricing in Thailand, What it is and Places to Avoid not to Pay It ...

Dual-Pricing in Thailand, What it is and Places to Avoid not to Pay It ... | International Business Guide | Scoop.it
Dual pricing, or two tier pricing, is alive and well in Thailand and it drives tourists and expats crazy. Dual pricing, if you don't already know, is charging a low price for a Thai and a much, much higher one for anyone who isn't ...
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NAFTA trade ends 2011 with another big year-over-year gain - The Trucker

NAFTA trade ends 2011 with another big year-over-year gain - The Trucker | International Business Guide | Scoop.it
NAFTA trade ends 2011 with another big year-over-year gainThe TruckerNAFTA surface trade rose 27 percent in the past two years from December 2009, and 40.3 percent from December 2008.
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'US trade bill breaks WTO rules' - China Daily

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Kuwait Times'US trade bill breaks WTO rules'China DailyBy Ding Qingfen (China Daily) Trade measures passed by the US Congress violated both US laws and World Trade Organization rules, Chen Deming, minister of commerce, said on Wednesday.
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Officials say economic development hurt by lack of buildings - Concord Independent Tribune

Officials say economic development hurt by lack of buildings - Concord Independent Tribune | International Business Guide | Scoop.it
Officials say economic development hurt by lack of buildingsConcord Independent TribuneCompanies frequently search for existing buildings before considering vacant land, economic development officials told Kannapolis City Council members recently.
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Spend Navigator » 2011 National Business Ethics Survey.

Spend Navigator » 2011 National Business Ethics Survey. | International Business Guide | Scoop.it
The Ethics Resource Center (ERC), founded in 1923, is a major non-profit research group locted in Arlington, Virginia, whose mission is to advance ethical behavior and standards. Sub-titled “Workplace Ethics in Transition,” ...
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INVESTMENT: Barriers to entry - emergingmarkets.org

INVESTMENT: Barriers to entry - emergingmarkets.org | International Business Guide | Scoop.it
emergingmarkets.orgINVESTMENT: Barriers to entryemergingmarkets.orgUntil recently, holding American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) of major local companies was an adventurous enough way to invest in high-risk emerging markets.
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Planet Payment: Enabling The Global Consumer - Seeking Alpha

Planet Payment: Enabling The Global Consumer - Seeking Alpha | International Business Guide | Scoop.it
Planet Payment: Enabling The Global ConsumerSeeking AlphaPlanet Payment's flagship offerings are their multi-currency processing services, which include Pay In Your Currency and Multi-Currency Pricing.
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US ignores NAFTA: Subsidizes Buy American on Canadian Soil -- Unions protest ... - Canadian National Newspaper

US ignores NAFTA: Subsidizes Buy American on Canadian Soil -- Unions protest ... - Canadian National Newspaper | International Business Guide | Scoop.it
Canadian National NewspaperUS ignores NAFTA: Subsidizes Buy American on Canadian Soil -- Unions protest ...Canadian National NewspaperThe President of the Canadian Auto Workers has reacted angrily to news that a US government agency is subsidizing...
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U.S. Solar Trade Surplus With China Turns Into Gaping Deficit | The ...

U.S. Solar Trade Surplus With China Turns Into Gaping Deficit | The ... | International Business Guide | Scoop.it
Last summer, we wrote about a trade report from GTM Research showing that the U.S..
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Corporate social responsibility

Corporate social responsibility | International Business Guide | Scoop.it
Looking back, the swinging sixties and early seventies may be viewed as the age of Sociology (hippies and free spirit); the late seventies and early eighties arguably gave way to the Economics era (Thatcherism, Conservatism and the consumer...
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