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    The China Marketing & Strategy Programme

    Starts from 19 January 2015

    Ningbo: 19 – 23 January 2015 Application deadline: Monday 24 November 2014 China has experien...

    With the Christmas holiday season fast approaching and with Christmas promotions starting in the sho...

    Failure to plan is planning to fail….

    Posted on 23 October 2014

    As I sit at my laptop pouring over financial reports, customer profiles, team structures and ultimat...

    Translating your website for foreign markets is an increasingly important move for many businesses. ...

    Two weeks have passed since attending this year’s World Retail Congress in Paris, and I’m only getti...

    DIRECTORS LEGAL BRIEF CROSS-BORDER AGREEMENTS – JURISDICTION CLAUSES   The business world is...

    The Capital’s Accelerator Programme* and the Mayor’s Export Programme** would like to invite London ...

    Serbia – Small arms and light weapons (SALW) specialist advisor SALW Specialist Advisor requir...

    Explore Your Export Potential - Free to Attend

    Starts from 12 November 2014

    Are you ready to grow? Are you looking for ways to develop your business? Have you ever considere...

    Liberia – Customs clearance and freight forwarding services Customs clearance and freight forw...

    The BPO sector in the Philippines has made its mark by being one of the top BPO destinations in the ...

    Rohit Singh, who heads UKIBC's market entry & research team in India, explains his work. We are...

    Speech by Rt Hon Patricia Hewitt, Chair UK India Business Council, to the HSBC International Trade F...

    The Association of Colleges (AoC) has been operating since 1996 and acts as a Collective voice for c...

    As part of its strategy to support British companies do more business in India, the UK India Busines...

    UK India Business Council's (UKIBC) Bangalore Centre was formally inaugurated by Rt. Hon Nick Clegg,...

    The Right Relationship

    Posted on 14 October 2014

    Joint ventures (JVs) are a popular market-entry route for UK companies. Irwin Mitchell India special...

    Farokh Engineer on Manchester’s vision

    Posted on 14 October 2014

    Cricket legend Farokh Engineer has played 46 Tests for India, and actively played first class cricke...

    Rapid Evolution

    Posted on 14 October 2014

    Richard McCallum, the MD of UKIBC India, tells Ian Halstead about its India strategy and the roll-ou...

    LET’S TALK DATA! For the first time ever, IDA (www.ida.gov.sg) is presenting an unique two-day br...

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    With the Christmas holiday season fast approaching and with Christmas promotions starting in the sho...

    Failure to plan is planning to fail….

    Posted on 23 October 2014

    As I sit at my laptop pouring over financial reports, customer profiles, team structures and ultimat...

    Translating your website for foreign markets is an increasingly important move for many businesses. ...

    Two weeks have passed since attending this year’s World Retail Congress in Paris, and I’m only getti...

    DIRECTORS LEGAL BRIEF CROSS-BORDER AGREEMENTS – JURISDICTION CLAUSES   The business world is...

    The BPO sector in the Philippines has made its mark by being one of the top BPO destinations in the ...

    Rohit Singh, who heads UKIBC's market entry & research team in India, explains his work. We are...

    Article posted by Rohit Singh
    via UK India Business Council

    Speech by Rt Hon Patricia Hewitt, Chair UK India Business Council, to the HSBC International Trade F...

    The Association of Colleges (AoC) has been operating since 1996 and acts as a Collective voice for c...

    As part of its strategy to support British companies do more business in India, the UK India Busines...

    UK India Business Council's (UKIBC) Bangalore Centre was formally inaugurated by Rt. Hon Nick Clegg,...

    The Right Relationship

    Posted on 14 October 2014

    Joint ventures (JVs) are a popular market-entry route for UK companies. Irwin Mitchell India special...

    Article posted by Sandip Khroud
    via UK India Business Council

    Farokh Engineer on Manchester’s vision

    Posted on 14 October 2014

    Cricket legend Farokh Engineer has played 46 Tests for India, and actively played first class cricke...

    Rapid Evolution

    Posted on 14 October 2014

    Richard McCallum, the MD of UKIBC India, tells Ian Halstead about its India strategy and the roll-ou...

    LET’S TALK DATA! For the first time ever, IDA (www.ida.gov.sg) is presenting an unique two-day br...

    So much is moving towards a more vigorous trading relationship with China, and UK companies consider...

    Building a Sustainable Future in China

    Posted on 26 September 2014

    John Thomson & Partners is an award-winning practice of architects and community-planners with s...

    In 2006, the EMRS helped PMA Media Training understand the Chinese media training market. Now, ready...

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    Article posted by Elizabeth Hill
    on behalf of Expressive Labs

    Export Bootcamp – Get your export plan in shape for 2014 Calling all recruits! Is your ...

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    Doing Creative Business in China

    Starts from 29 October 2014

    Protecting your Intellectual Property Rights, getting paid and dealing with all the business complex...

    The India Marketing & Strategy Programme

    Starts from 3 November 2014

    Mumbai: 3 - 7 November 2014 Application deadline: 29 September 2014 India may be a complex and...

    Market Visit to China (Shanghai & Shenzhen)

    Starts from 3 November 2014

    Multi-Sector Date: 3 – 7 November 2014 Launched last year with the backing of Chinese Premier Li...

    WorldFood Kazakhstan is a wide-ranging exhibition, showcasing the very best products on Kazakhstan's...

    Import Duty Managment

    Starts from 5 November 2014

    How to use customs procedures to predict, manage and reduce import duty and VAT costs.  A must for t...

    UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) London Monday, 10 November 2014 from 11:30 to 14:30 (GMT) **EXP...

    Digital Tools for Global Growth - Export Week

    Starts from 11 November 2014

    UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) London Tuesday, 11 November 2014 from 09:00 to 17:00 **EXPORT W...

    Cyber Security in India

    Starts from 12 November 2014

    The UK India Business Council, together with UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) and BT, are delighted ...

    As an integral part of regulatory or Standards compliance, continuous improvement and audit readines...

    As an integral part of regulatory or Standards compliance, continuous improvement and audit readines...

    Explore Your Export Potential - Free to Attend

    Starts from 12 November 2014

    Are you ready to grow? Are you looking for ways to develop your business? Have you ever considere...

    Processing under Customs Control (PCC)

    Starts from 13 November 2014

    This practical course is designed for those new to the Processing under Customs Control procedure an...

    Processing Under Customs Control (PCC)

    Starts from 13 November 2014

    This practical course is designed for those new to the Processing under Customs Control procedure an...

    UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) London Friday, 14 November 2014 from 09:00 to 17:00 (GMT) **EXP...

    Winning Business in the US Bioscience Sector

    Starts from 18 November 2014

    One-day Bootcamp to increase your knowledge & skills Date: Tuesday 18 November 2014 Venue:...

    The Moroccan IT sector has been enjoying double digit growth over the last five years, spurred on by...

    Market Visit to Morocco (Technology Sector)

    Starts from 24 November 2014

    Casablanca and Rabat - (Technology Sector) 24-26 November 2014 Please note are also organising ...

    The Capital’s Accelerator Programme* and the Mayor’s Export Programme** would like to invite London ...

    Market Visit to Algeria (Multi-Sector)

    Starts from 30 November 2014

    Please note we are also organising a Market Visit to Morocco from 24 to 26 November 2014. At the ...

    Achieving Successful Customs Audits

    Starts from 4 December 2014

    Customs audits are often viewed with fear and trepidation but there is no reason for this to be the ...

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    Serbia – Small arms and light weapons (SALW) specialist advisor SALW Specialist Advisor requir...

    Liberia – Customs clearance and freight forwarding services Customs clearance and freight forw...

    The Urban Development Institute of Bogota (IDU) is requiring a company to undertake the designs and ...

    Western Sahara Food rations

    Starts from 24 September 2014

    Western Sahara – Food rations Provision of food rations and related services to the UN The U...

    Egypt – Supply of 2 truck tractor & semi trailer and spare parts for EPADP An Egyptian gov...

    Opportunity posted by UKTI Digital
    on behalf of UK Trade & Investment

    Procurement of bulk water meters The People's Republic of Bangladesh has applied for a loan from ...

    Ukraine - Funding available for projects to provide support to Government of Ukraine The UK Gov...

    The proposed Project Development Objective (PDO) is to reduce vulnerability to natural hazards and...

    This project is in the amout of $144.5 million which will be used to procure goods, works and serv...

    The proceeds from the financing of this project will go towards the construction, commissioning an...

    Kosovo - Transmission development project

    Starts from 28 March 2014

    The loan will (i) improve the stability and reliability of Kosovo’s power system; (ii) reduce...

    Kazakhstan - KTZ Energy efficiency programme

    Starts from 18 February 2014

    Acquisition and installation of energy efficient lighting and renewable energy investments such so...

    Italy Freight forwarding

    Starts from 3 January 2014

    Italy – Freight forwarding Provision of freight forwarding services for the UN The UN Global...

    Canada – Public Private Partnership (PPP) Fairness Advisory Services Request for qualification...

    The Government of Jamaica has received financing in the amount of US$500,000 to payments for goods,...

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    Hello We are a start up Education services company that is registered in the UK. We are looking to open offices in both Chile or Mexico.Are there any considerations we should be aware of? Are there any...

    Question posted by a user

    I produce a range of shortbread and I would like to add the nutritional information to the labelling in advance of the 2016 deadline.

    HiI am having trouble in getting insurance to insure my business who will be exporting food and drink to the average consumer. I have been told by lots of insurance companies that they cannot insure food...

    Question posted by Malti Patel
    on behalf of Buy British Treats

    I am looking to source various products from China without going through the normal channels of Alibaba, ChinaNet ect.They will be imported into the UK and then exported from the UK to all countries....

    Question posted by Andy Cleaver
    on behalf of i.e. internation ltd

    We are ready to take on our first employee in the USA. Ideally we would prefer not to have to incorporate there, so how is it best to then go about employing someone? We're looking at PEOs but it seems...

    Finding an Indonesian Distributor

    Posted on 14 August 2014

    Hi all,Looking around to find a suitable Indonesian distributor that can help us breaking into that market with a client's products.We are an recently formed import/export agency.Does anyone have any...

    Reduce Foreign Bank Charges on payments

    Posted on 13 August 2014

    Dear All,I have set up a currency account to avoid the exchange rate set by banks on international payments but I am looking to try and reduce the charge when I make international payments from the currency...

    Question posted by Paul Gooch
    on behalf of iAngler Ltd

    I am working as an intern for a medical device research, design, and development company. In light of the impending WHO initiative focusing on the use of safe and appropriate curative injections, I've...

    Water Pressure in the Middle East

    Posted on 10 July 2014

    I'm looking for the typical water pressure in the Middle East.I know this can vary but was looking for a general bar figure

    We will be launching our ecommerce website in Nigeria very soon, and want to hire a CITO (chief information technology officer). Can someone help us with a list of skills we should be looking for and...

    We are a premium beauty brand. We have been manufacturing and selling luxury skincare products across Europe for several years.We are looking for distribution, across all channels, within Turkey.Can anyone...

    Hello,I am looking to import British Fashion Cloths and Apparels. So try to look for a producer or manufacturer of such products who can make these under my brand name. For the time being I am looking...

    I am looking to export globally, in-particular to EU countries. I would like to find Pharmaceutical distribution agents, supermarkets suppliers and wholesalers to promote/sell my products which are natural...

    Export to Europe

    Posted on 28 April 2014

    Hello my company Pure Chimp is looking to get distributors to sell our products in Europe. Anybody know the best way to get hold of distributors abroad?Looking to hit Sweden first.

    Question posted by Dean Legg

    Looking for distributors in Europe.

    Posted on 27 April 2014

    My company is looking for distributors in Europe.We sell smartphone battery cases, for the iPhone and Samsung.Any help would be appreciated.

    Question posted by Max Strode-Gibbons
    on behalf of MaxiCharger

    Contacts in agri food

    Posted on 8 April 2014

    Hi,My client which is a state own century-long company in China NOW looking to build up long term relationship with UK agriculture food companies.It has developed good relationships with China local customs...

    Question posted by Sunny Sun
    on behalf of China Import

    Dear Sir/Madam,My name is Sami. I represent Almiaad Lingua for Translation and Language Services, Ltd. (www.almiaad.com), a UK registered company.I wonder if you could help us with some ideas on how...

    Hi,We have Imported some Hex bolts from an Indian Company based in Mumbai, India. However, it turned out that on our inspection of parts, we found that there is a manufacturing defect in them by almost...

    Question posted by Richard C
    on behalf of Woodstock

    Frozen chicken

    Posted on 17 December 2013

    We're looking to export frozen chicken parts, mainly feet and wings to the Far East. We have customers in the Far East waiting and are looking for UK suppliers, preferably direct from farms or processors...

    Question posted by Omar Sheikh
    on behalf of Euro-AP Trading

    We are being held back from providing access to three countries who want to buy our products because we cannot get country specific websites ready for them. We need funding for either the original (prohibitively...

    Question posted by Elaine Haines
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