Dependence on exports to China: 24.3% from January to July 19 → 25.8% from January to July 20 (1.5%p↑) Foreign investment in the first half of the year, the amount (184.4%) and weight (8.2%p) of China alone increased simultaneously Bio and non-face-to-face related industries such as pharmaceuticals (74,000%) and electricity and electronics (3,800%) are clearly increasing investment in Korea President Xi Jinping’s visit to Korea within this year should be made to strengthen cooperation between…"South Korea’s Dependence on China for exports and foreign investment increased after Corona 19"
As the author of the article below states, “A software application will not succeed globally if it’s written for a U.S. audience only. Users want an application that adapts to their understanding and expectations. “Localization testing verifies that an application functions as expected when it’s used in multiple locales with varying languages, formatting preferences and cultural expectations. How do you actually create a strategy for localization testing to confirm that international audiences will respond well…"A software application will not succeed globally if it’s written for a U.S. audience only"
The year 2020 has been an emerging year for the world of entrepreneurship, specifically amongst teenagers. From being quarantined due to COVID-19 and away from their peers, there has been a growing number of teenagers starting businesses this year. Here are the top 10 young entrepreneurs to keep an eye on in 2020. Read more about ten young and emerging entrepreneurs you should become familiar with in 2020. Read More"World Entrepreneurship: Keep Your Eye on Young Entrepreneurs in 2020"
“What’s affecting me, my clients, my colleagues and other global small business owners” is explained by Laurel Delaney, Founder of the Global Small Business Blog (GSBB). It’s no secret that 2020 has been a difficult year for the food and beverage industry as a whole. See how one fine dining restaurant is taking global to a whole new level by declaring constant evolution is the only way forward. Read More"Today in Global Small Business: Constant Evolution is the Only Way Forward"
Have you taken your company as far as it can go revenue and profit wise? If so, you should consider expanding your business overseas. Taking your organization to the next level will allow you to tap into a much larger and far more diverse consumer market; it will help you to enhance your reputation; and, it will increase your foreign investment opportunities. If you want your overseas venture to become successful, you’ll need to find…"How to Attract International Clients to Your Global Small Business"
Doha Bank has joined forces with the International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) by supporting the Young Professionals Development Programme (YPDP), as part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) to promote skills development and young professionals’ employability. The new initiative, developed by the ICSS, is aimed at providing fresh graduates and emerging young talents, based in Qatar and globally, with a valuable opportunity to advance their skills and increase employability through gaining professional career experience…"Doha Bank has joined forces with the International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS)"
The Indian embassy yesterday issued a statement lauding Qatar’s newly announced labour reforms. “We welcome and appreciate significant labour reform measures announced by the Government of the State of Qatar, including to raise the minimum wage and easing lateral movement of immigrant workers. We remain engaged and work closely with the authorities in continuing efforts to protect and promote interest and welfare of the Indian workers in Qatar,” the embassy said. Read More"India lauds Qatar’s newly announced labour reforms"
More diplomats have lauded Qatar’s labour reforms, which were announced on Sunday. Qatar has introduced a minimum wage package for all private sector workers, including domestic workers, and abolished the No-Objection Certificate requirement to change jobs as part of its labour reform programme."More diplomats have lauded Qatar’s labour reforms, which were announced on Sunday"
Carrefour Qatar has launched Scan&Go Mobile — a “first-of-its-kind” mobile service in the region. Carrefour Qatar has launched Scan&Go Mobile — a “first-of-its-kind” mobile service in the region. The feature provides customers with full autonomy, enabling them to scan and bag purchases as they journey around Carrefour stores using their smartphones. It is one of many innovations developed by Carrefour to help customers shop with ease. “Scan&Go Mobile underlines Carrefour’s ongoing commitment to creating seamless…"Carrefour Qatar has launched Scan&Go Mobile"
Three of Taiwan’s 10 largest companies that export products operate in the chemical industry. Another two of Taiwanese electronics industry players also rank among the East Asian state’s largest exports-related companies. Other top global competitors headquartered in Taiwan involve the food, steel, semiconductors, computer hardware and telecommunications industries. From a global trade perspective, the value [Read More]"Taiwan’s Top 10 Major Export Companies"