Provides information on geographic entities and international
organizations. Information includes basic country profile, people
and history, government and political conditions, economy, defense,
foreign relations, and travel and business information.
From the U.S. Dept. of State.
Country Commercial Guide
From the U.S. Dept. of State. Detailed overview
of doing business in another country, including economic trends
& outlook, political environment, marketing U.S. products
& services, leading export sectors, trade regulations &
standards, investment climate, trade financing, business travel,
trade statistics, and contact information.
Exchange Rate (Yahoo Finance)
of Congress Country Study
The country studies page describes and analyzes political,
economic, social, and national security systems and institutions
of foreign countries. These focus on historical setting,
society and its environment, education and culture, economic policy
and structure, government and politics and national security.
Scroll down to the bottom of the main page to browse the table
of contents by country.
Includes country overview, market research reports, trade
information, key contacts, travel and culture, industry sector
analysis reports, and other related Web sites.
Gives a good general background of the country, including
information on communications, defense, the economy, flags, maps,
geography, the people, government, military, and transportation.
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