Advice on exporting and doing business overseas
Export advice for business
We all know they are one of our biggest business opportunities but working with the BRICs can throw up plenty of challenges says George Lossius, CEO of Publishing Technology
Emerson Roberts, marketing director at Brompton Bikes, reveals how they mastered the art of exports
Donald Lu, managing director of the Taiwan Trade Centre, reveals his nation’s secret to export success
Who better than the winners of the Queen’s Award for International Trade for tips to exploit your export-ential?
Master exporting, master the market, says the blades ‘n oil tycoon
We ask Roger James, head of employment law at Taylor Vinters, for much-needed help with the complexities of managing staff based abroad
This week our aim is to get more of you exporting, this nifty infographic should add a hefty dose of inspiration
Deciding to export can be daunting, having the right team in place to make it happen will make the process a lot easier
The second tier of emerging markets may offer the best opportunities
So you’ve decided to take the step into foreign markets. Here’s are a few stumbling blocks to be aware of
Alan Mak explains how London’s business leaders are exporting their products, ideas and ambitions around the world
Lesely Batchelor director general of the Institute of Export answers your burning questions on the eurozone, currency fluctuation, copyright and the next emerging markets set to explode
The London Chamber of Commerce on where to get export help for UK companies
Chris Hardy, head of sales London, Bibby Financial Services, on exporting hiccups
Vital tips to ensure you don’t get bitten by the currency bug when dealing with international trade finance
Exporting is an investment, but getting the help you need to tackle those new markets doesn’t have to cost
Tips of the trade from KPMG’s high-growth markets specialist
London companies are missing out on the free help and support that’s available to help get them exporting, says Parveen Thornhill, regional director for UKTI
Almost half of London businesses have ambitions to export. To help you achieve this goal, all week we’ll be running features, guides and analysis devoted to getting you trading internationally
Eleven years ago recruitment specialists Harvey Nash decided to start a new business in Vietnam. Back then, all Paul Smith knew about the country was he liked the food and that it operated a communist regime
Dr. Frank-Jürgen Richter outlines the benefits of doing business in the Commonwealth and analyses the resources available to London businesses
Everything you ever wanted to know about doing business in emerging economies… but were afraid to ask
Should you bribe local officials? Is it better to employ local managers or ship in trusted UK staff? Is Nigeria really the new India? Business advice on the BRIC countries and other emerging economies
Last week we reported on the UKTI Explore Asia conference, where Tamara Mellon and Theo Paphitis gave inspiring speeches. Now you can watch and learn for yourselves how these global entrepreneurs conquered the emerging markets.
Smart London companies are looking to emerging economies for growth - but to succeed you need to be aware of these considerations…
Stars of the business world congregate to encourage SMEs to export to Asia
Rajiv Goel, Global President for Havells Sylvania, argues that to succeed in emerging markets businesses need to offer a tailored service that reflects the nuances of individual markets.
Our round-up of media reactions to the Chinese Investment Corporation’s investment in one of our most famous utility companies
China Investment Corporation has bought a stake in the UK’s largest water and sewerage firm days after chancellor George Osborne visited Beijing.
Burberry reports another strong performance: Q4’s revenue up 21% on Q3 at £574m. We ask, how does it do it?
A significant increase in visitors from emerging economies such as Brazil, China and India helped boost London’s tourism figures in the third quarter of last year.
Chancellor George Osborne has unveiled plans to make London the gateway for Eastern investment in the West. During a speech in Hong Kong, Osborne called for UK companies to expand trade with Asian firms. He hopes this will make Britain the Western hub for trading in the renminbi, the Chinese currency. Osborne said the capital is primed to act as a conduit for Eastern trade. Speaking to the Asian Financial Forum, he said: “London is perfectly placed to act as ...
The rumours are that the City could soon become an offshore centre for trading RMB - which would mean more jobs, talent and business for our city
KPMG has announced soaring revenues of $22.7bn (£14.5bn) for its comined member firms, driven by increased sales in emerging markets such as Brazil and India.
In a bid to join the FTSE100, Evraz, the £5bn Russian steelmaker part-owned by Roman Abramovich, is set to shift base from Luxemburg to London.
Russians are coming to London for property, business, high life and now it seems justice
A major Chinese law firm has announced plans to set up its western Europe headquarters in London.
The chief executive of the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry on how to improve London’s exports
London will be the home of a new offshore trading market for the yuan, following talks between the UK and Chinese governments.
Russians are struggling to get UK visas – and it’s affecting British business, says Stephen Dalziel of the Russo-British Chamber of Commerce
Scott Payton finds out why the capital is the global destination of choice for Russia’s commercial elite