Profiles of countries, territories, and major international organizations. Profiles include a description, analysis of the current economic and political situation, media sources in the country, and links to recent BBC News articles as well as audio and video links.
Facts sheets by country that focus on US relations with the country and other diplomatic issues. These brief reports includes US embassies and ambassadors, US economic assistance programs, and participation in treaties and international organizations. Provide extensive links to other government reports and data about the country. Produced by the U.S. State Department.
World Bank Group site that "provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 185 economies and selected cities at the subnational and regional level....offers detailed subnational reports, which exhaustively cover business regulation and reform in different cities and regions within a nation."
World development and environment information on countries and regions in Africa, East Asia and the Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean, and the Middle East and North Africa. Includes Eldis-produced reports and links to information produced by other international agencies such as the UN, Amnesty International, the World Bank, etc.
Access to the US Department of Commerce's Market Research Library which includes Country Commercial Guides, Market Research Reports, and Best Market Reports as well as import/export statistics, information on trade regulations, standards, and certification requirements.
Extremely useful portal offering the history, government, economy, statistics, and corporations of individual countries. Links to key Internet resources and articles about the country. Also check out the Global Resource Directory for links to multiple country sources for statistics, trade, ranking, etc.
he GlobalEdge resources is offered as a free service by The Center for International Business Education and Research in The Eli Broad Graduate School of Management at Michigan State University. You can register for a free account to gain access to the discussion boards and all sections of the site.
"country-specific information and assessments ... on investment laws, measures, and other factors that may be useful in making business decisions." Prepared by Economic Officers at U.S. State Department overseas posts.