Essential Links

Trade Shows

  1. Trade Shows by Country from more than 100 Countries
  2. Top 100 Events, Trade Fairs, Conferences to Attend – 
  3. Trade Show Directory: Exhibitions, Conferences & Trade Shows
  4. Top 100 USA Events
  5. Asian trade shows – ExpoDataBase’s
  6. China Exhibition.com All Exhibitions, Conferences …
  7. Trade Shows Worldwide – Europe – 2019/2020 – EventsEye
  8. Worldwide Trade Shows, Exhibitions, & Business Events 
  9. Trade Shows in Africa – Middle East 2019 – 2020
  10. Trade Shows in North & SouthAmerica 

European Union Trade Directories

  1. Search for international B2B companies, products, and services
  2.    European Business Directory, European Trade Portal, Europe B2B Marketplace
  3. Europages European business directory — EUbusiness.com 
  4. All Europe Directories – International market reports, providers and links
  5. EU Company Directory:: your European company guide
  6. European wholesale – directory of manufacturers
  7. Trade Fairs Directory – toFairs.com
  8. CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPEAN BUSINESS DIRECTORY
  9.  Europe Directories – List of 2500 European business listings
  10. Search for international B2B companies, products, and services – EUROPAGES
  11. International Marketing Resources
  12. United States – Trade – European Commission
  13. Foreign Trade – U.S. Trade with the European Union

China Trade Directories & Resources

  1.  China IPR SME Helpdesk 
  2. Doing Business in China Guide
  3. Chinese Government Websites and other Useful Link
  4. China Capital Investment Projects
  5.  IBG-consulting
  6.  Primum Consulting
  7. China’s Import & Export and Foreign Trade
  8. Manufacturers, Suppliers, B2B marketplace-Alibaba.com
  9. Events in China, List of All Events in China
  10. CCC US OFFICE – Your fastest way to enter China Market
  11. Chambers of Commerce in China
  12. Useful Links for International Trade fita.org
  13. Made-in-China.com – Manufacturers, Suppliers & Products
  14. Business Etiquette in China
  15. Useful links and information about China
  16. Asian patent information
  17. FIAA – Foundation for International Arbitration Advocacy 
  18. China Tax & Investment Consultants Ltd | Useful Links
  19. Made-in-China.com – Manufacturers, Suppliers & Products in China
  20. Guided Imports – Manufacturing in China,
  21. Useful China links
  22. Useful links for import and export companies
  23. China – UK Useful Links
  24. Links to Regulators by Country
  25. Useful Links in Hong Kong
  26. International law – Libralex.com
  27. Chinese Studies – Brown University
  28. China Travel and China Tour – Low Fare Airline Tickets

US Government Business -Trade & Commerce Resources

  1. U.S. Government Services and Information
  2. Business Law & Regulations SBA.gov
  3. Business Reference Services – Ask a Librarian (Library of Congress) 
  4. Country Studies – Federal Research Division, Library of Congress
  5. China Business Information Center
  6. China’s Currency A Summary of the Economic Issues
  7. China’s Import and Customs Regulations
  8. China’s Laws, Standards, and Customs Regulations
  9. China-AgroChemicals — U.S. Commercial Service AsiaNow
  10. Contracting SBA.gov
  11. ERS-USDA Briefing Room – China Trade
  12. Export-Import Bank of the United States
  13. Export.gov – Contact Us Index
  14. Export.gov – Country Tariff and Tax Information
  15. Export.gov – Export.gov – Success StoriesExport.gov – Home
  16. Export.gov – Regulations – Licenses
  17. Export.gov – Trade Data & Analysis
  18. Exporting to China
  19. Exports Hong Kong
  20. FDIC Consumer Protection
  21. Federal Trade Commission
  22. Foreign Trade Data
  23. Foreign Trade – MAIN
  24.  Foreign Trade – U.S. Trade with China
  25. Foreign Trade
  26. FTC Bureau of Consumer Protection – Consumer Information
  27. Getting Paid for Exports to China
  28. IMPORT STATISTICS
  29. Import-Export Permit Applications and Declarations
  30. Import-Export Requirements International Waste Activities Wastes US EPA
  31. International Trade Administration
  32. Selected Asian Business Information Sources
  33. Congressional-Executive Commission on China
  34. U.S. DEPT. OF COMMERCE –
  35.  U.S. DEPT. OF COMMERCE – International Trade Administration
  36. U.S. Import and Export Price Indexes
  37. U.S. Imports & Exports
  38. WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION
  39. Export.gov – Export Licenses

Advertising

  1. Advertising Agency & Marketing Industry News – Advertising Age
  2. Advertising Media Planning and Strategy – Internet Advertising
  3. Top Advertising Networks Technical Lists eConsultant

Banking & Finance

  1. 1,250 Latest Articles on Finance, Accounting, and Economics
  2. Build Your Knowledge
  3. American Banker The Financial Services Daily
  4. Bank Systems & Technology
  5. Barron’s
  6. Bloomberg – Business & Financial News, Breaking News Headlines
  7. Business, financial, personal finance news – CNNMoney
  8. Businessweek – Business News, Stock Market & Financial Advice
  9. Central bank websites
  10. fool.com Stock Investing Advice Stock Research
  11.  Investment Articles – Investing Research
  12. Kiplinger – Personal Finance, Business, Investing, Retirement, and Financial Advice
  13. McKinsey – Finance
  14. NASDAQ Stock Market – Stock Quotes – Stock Exchange News –
  15. NYSE
  16. The Money Alert Personal Finance
  17. U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (Home Page)
  18. Yahoo! Finance – Business Finance, Stock Market, Quotes, News

Business Knowledge

  1. Business Owner’s Toolkit
  2. C Corporation vs S Corporation vs LLC
  3. Effective Time Management Tips And Techniques 
  4. Entrepreneur’s Reference Guide ( Library of Congress)
  5. Free Sample Business Plans and Business Plan Software — Bplans
  6. Harvard Business Review Case Studies, Articles, Books
  7. HBS Working Knowledge – Faculty Research at Harvard Business School
  8. Business Knowhow
  9. Best of business research
  10. Learn how to Start A Business, how to Write A Business Plan,
  11. Small Business Help – Business Owners Idea Cafe, Small Business Ideas,
  12. Strategy Business International

Directories

  1. The Ultimate List: 57 Online Local Business Directories
  2. Linkedin Business Directory
  3. HOW TO CREATE A BUSINESS PAGE ON LINKEDIN
  4. Lycos Network

E-Commerce

  1. 300 Latest Articles on e-Business & BizTech Management
  2. Business Technology Solutions PCMag.com
  3. Center for Research in Electronic Commerce
  4. Computer software and computers – 
  5. e-Business and Business Technology Management 
  6. E-Commerce Times E-Business Means Business
  7. ECommerce-Guide News and Trends – ECommerce-Guide
  8. FTC Bureau of Consumer Protection – Consumer Information Computers & the Internet
  9. Help2Go Forums – Welcome to Help2Go!
  10. Internet World Stats – Usage and Population Statistics
  11. Internet.com – IT – SmallBusiness.
  12. IPL Internet Library
  13. Matisse’s Glossary of Internet Terms
  14. W3C Micropayments Interest Group

Education  

  1.  (Business Reference Services, Library of Congress)
  2. HBS Working Knowledge – Faculty Research at Harvard Business School
  3. Law.com Legal News, Technology, In-House Counsel,
  4. Online Degrees – Online Healthcare, Online Business
  5. The New York Times on the Web Glossary of Financial and Business Terms
  6. Best Economics Doctoral Programs World Ranking GuideEconomics Links
  1. Columbia University Economic Magazine
  2. Credit Scoring, Data Mining, Predictive Analytics, Statistics,
  3. Economic Time Series Page
  4. Economic History
  5. EconPapers
  6. Your one-stop portal for the best economic information on the web!
  7. EDIRC – Economics Departments, Institutes and Research Centers in the World
  8. edirc United States, Top Departments
  9. Foreign Policy – the global magazine of economics, politics, and ideas
  10. IMF — International Monetary Fund Home Page
  11. Mish’s Global Economic Trend Analysis
  12. National Bureau of Economic Research Links to Government Agencies
  13. National Institute of Economic and Social Research
  14. National Bureau of Economic Research
  15. RFE Resources for Economists on the Internet
  16. Solar activity and Economics
  17. The Best Sites For Learning Economics & Practical Money Skills Larry Ferlazzo’
  18. The Economist – World News, Politics, Economics, Business & Finance
  19. The International Economics Study Center Home
  20. Top 100 Economics Blogs – 
  21. Top Economic Sites Reviewed – The 10 Best Economic Websites
  22. U.S. – China Strategic and Economic Dialogue
  23. U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) –
  24. U.S.-China Comprehensive Framework for Promoting Strong, Sustainable and Balanced Growth and Economic Cooperation
  25. World Bank Group
  26. World Trade Organization –
  27. WTO Research and Analysis – links

Franchising

  1. Choosing a business franchise, information, and tips – how to buy the best franchise businesses and small business franchises
  2. Franchise USA Opportunities Franchising USA Advice
  3. Franchising Franchise Profiles Franchise411 Links

General Business Links

  1. A Web Guide – Business Navigator – NYTimes.com
  2. Business News Business Journals
  3. Business White Papers, Webcasts and Case Studies BNET

Globalization

  1. American attitudes Americans & the World
  2. Articles About Globalization — HBS Working Knowledge
  3. Global Governance – Global Governance – Home
  4. The World Economic Forum World Economic Forum-The World Economic Forum
  5. understanding the world today
  6. YaleGlobal Online Magazine

Government 

  1. Business Programs – California Secretary of State
  2. Census Bureau Home Page
  3. Department of Commerce
  4. Export
  5. Federal Trade Commission
  6. Internal Revenue Service
  7. Microloan Program SBA.gov
  8. The U.S. Small Business Administration SBA.gov
  9. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
  10. U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (Home Page)
  11. The United States and Canada BBB Consumer and Business Reviews, 

International

  1. Asian Women in Business – Asian Women In Business
  2. Bank for International Settlements
  3. Company directory, a comprehensive Directory of directories, business to business!
  4. Currency Converter OANDA
  5. International Business Resources

Management

  1. Articles About Leadership & Management — HBS Working Knowledge
  2. Business News for IT Managers
  3. Free Management Library
  4. Journal of Management Information Systems
  5. Logistics Management
  6. Modern Materials Handling Warehouse Management
  7. Virtual Library on Knowledge Management

Marketing

  1. Articles About Marketing — HBS Working Knowledge
  2. ClickZ Marketing News & Expert Advice
  3. IPL Internet Public Library — Business and Economics —
  4. Marketing Magic – helping you to market and sell effectively
  5. McKinsey – Marketing

Markets

  1. 1-Click for the World’s Most Complete Stocks, Financials, Company, & General Research
  2. Deutsche Börse Group
  3. Financial Investment News – Stock Investing News – Investment News – Barrons.com
  4. Forex Tutorial Introduction to Currency Trading
  5. Market News US Economy, World Economy, Key Commodities and More – CNBC

Business News

  1. BBC NEWS Business Market Data Overview
  2. BBC News – Business
  3. BBC News – Companies
  4. BBC News – Economy
  5. Business & Lobbying – TheHill.com
  6. Google Business News
  7. Business News – Global Business – The New York Times
  8. Business Wire
  9. Business, financial, personal finance news – CNNMoney
  10. Businessweek – Business News, Stock Market & Financial Advice
  11. CNW Group
  12. Crain’s Chicago Business
  13. fark.com Business links
  14. Financial Investment News – Stock Investing News – Investment News – Barrons.com
  15. Global Markets News Reuters.com
  16. FoxBusiness.com
  17. FoxBusiness.com
  18. Kiplinger – Personal Finance, Business, Investing, Retirement, and Financial Advice
  19. NewsLink NEWSPAPERS U.S. ALTERNATIVE
  20. Small Business and Small Business Information for the Entrepreneur
  21. Stock Market News, Business News, Financials, Earnings, World Market News and Information – CNBC
  22. Stocks, Investing, Business and Financial News from Investor’s Business Daily
  23. Trade News Shipping Logistics Journal of Commerce
  24. Financial Times
  25. Wired.com
  26. Worldpress.org – World News From World Newspapers

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