November 27, 2010
Custom Data is an inevitable tool that can help the importers and exporters in several ways to accomplish an edge in their respective fields. People involved in the business of foreign trade either ..
November 25, 2010
India has a gross domestic product which is expanded at the rate of 8.80 percent as reported in the last quarter. Investing in India will not only make the country grow, but will also improve the ..
November 22, 2010
The world economy has been continuously reaching new heights and the reason for it is the bilateral international trading going on across the world. Traders have to pay Customs duties, excise duties, .
November 19, 2010
Before floating a business of importing and exporting, one needs to have a cognisance of customs data and customs duty which is levied by the Government. Customs duty is basically a tax or duty or ..
September 20, 2010
Customs is an authority which is in charge of the collection and safeguarding of custom duties. It is also responsible for controlling the flow of products in and out of a particular country. Customs .
January 18, 2009
The women of today are venturing out and traveling more globally then at any time in history. Female travelers, whether traveling alone, with a companion, or as a group, are encountering different ..
December 17, 2008
In the wake of global financial meltdown and impending full blown recession (yes it pays to be positive when you are a French estate agent) what has been the latest emission from the well renowned ..
December 16, 2008
From the past to the present day there are many unusual and some might even call ‘wacky’ celebrations and traditions practiced around the world. Here we will take a look at some of the ..
October 06, 2008
There are many orders of Amish running the full gamut of the Ordnung. House Amish also known as Old Order adhere most rigidly to the Ordnung and limit the amount of technology allowed in their ..
August 22, 2008
In the West, lying is the sign of a bad upbringing or bad character. In China, telling a lie is a blurry and unclear concept. Mothers don't get upset at children for telling a lie. There is no clear ..
August 10, 2008
Before I mentioned anything about being a Christian in Kuwait, I thought I had better give you the statistics. This can be a sensitive subject even back in the US. It can certainly be an issue here ..
July 16, 2008
Custom Nr. 1: Keep in mind that we refer to Antwerp as ‘the city’ and believe it's the center of the world. If you tell us you just come from the city, we assume you came from Antwerp. ..
July 11, 2008
For someone how has never travelled to the United States before, a likely question to arise in their mind would be “What happens at the Port of Entry when I arrive?" Foreign travelers to the ..
July 11, 2008
People often wonder what reasons are behind the cancellation or revocation of a visa previously issued. The fact that a visa has been cancelled does not necessarily indicate anything negative about ..
June 28, 2008
Over the past 12 months, I have personally noticed a substantial increase of clients’ accounts on unpleasant inspections and interrogations on entry to the United States, by members of CBP, the .
June 28, 2008
Being experienced on the Bangkok to Malaysia Train heading to the Penang side, seemed mellower compared to the Perhentian islands side. The train was scheduled to leave Bangkok in the early afternoon .
June 27, 2008
Purchasing a car or vehicle in the states? You might think that is as simple as purchasing an auto in Canada and then transporting or shipping it back from the United States up north. It's not that ..
February 27, 2008
Think you can travel to Canada even though you had a DUI conviction 5 years ago? Think again! Canadian Immigration law allows officers to prevent anyone, from any country, from being admitted if they .
August 28, 2007
While Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year is an occasion of joyous celebrations, it is also deeply characterized by religious customs. It’s a solemn day of Judgment and Reckoning. Its also a ..
August 23, 2007
Rosh Hashanah celebrates the Jewish New Year. It’s an occasion that’s both cheerful and solemn in its celebration. There are myriad customs and traditions that characterize this event. ..
May 21, 2007
Christmas symbols, such as candles, bells, evergreens and mistletoe, are an integral part of our celebration of the holidays. However, many people don't know the significance of these symbols or how ..
May 13, 2007
An unfamiliar voice hailed me from the corner table at the restaurant. He was Stephan Nicholas and introduced him that he was a British nationality. Over the time our conversation touched on various .
May 10, 2007
We all know that the biggest corporations in the United States outsource a lot of their production offshore. Workers in China, India, Pakistan and parts of Africa and Asia can be paid much less than ..
May 03, 2007
If case you don't know what faux pas are they are the unwritten social rules and we follow by in everyday life, like for example addressing your folks with their first name instead of the usual ..
April 16, 2007
The renewal of marriage vows is becoming more and more common these days. Many couples use it as a way of celebrating a long and successful marriage as well as a way of showing the further commitment .