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Watch Out, Santa. Denmark Says It Owns the North Pole.
Opportunity

Watch Out, Santa. Denmark Says It Owns the North Pole.

The Nordic country is making a power play for natural resources that could eventually be big business.
Jason Fell
Taco Bell Is Hungry for Global Expansion
Taco Bell

Taco Bell Is Hungry for Global Expansion

The Tex-Mex chain is planning on adding 1,300 new locations overseas by 2023.
Kate Taylor
EU Lawmakers to Vote on Google Break-Up Motion
International business

EU Lawmakers to Vote on Google Break-Up Motion

While parliament has no power to dismember a firm, the vote highlights the underlining, widespread concern among EU politicians about American dominance of the Internet industry.
Square Makes Its Register Software Free Worldwide
Mobile Payments

Square Makes Its Register Software Free Worldwide

Square CEO Jack Dorsey announced today that the mobile payments company is now localized for 130 internationally currencies.
Kate Taylor
Here is How to Make Your International Team Feel Like Part of the Family
Team Management

Here is How to Make Your International Team Feel Like Part of the Family

Developing and managing an international team is not a trivial endeavor and any founders considering such an effort should heed this advice.
Paul Mandell
Tech Solutions Are Beginning to Smooth the Bumpy Road to Selling Retail Across Borders
International business

Tech Solutions Are Beginning to Smooth the Bumpy Road to Selling Retail Across Borders

Ecommerce allows retailers large and small to sell nationally but borders remain significant barriers to foreign markets. Patience and newly available technology can change that.
Oren Levy
China, U.S. Make Breakthrough on IT Free Trade Deal
International business

China, U.S. Make Breakthrough on IT Free Trade Deal

The deal could pave the way for the first major tariff-cutting agreement at the World Trade Organization in 17 years.
For Ecommerce Retailers It's Still a Rough Ride Across International Borders
International business

For Ecommerce Retailers It's Still a Rough Ride Across International Borders

People and bulk exports move with relative ease across borders but small purchases remain hindered, at least for now.
Oren Levy
Wider U.S. Trade Deficit, Weak Exports Point to Slower Growth
Economic Conditions

Wider U.S. Trade Deficit, Weak Exports Point to Slower Growth

Slowing global demand could undercut economic growth in the final three months of the year.
How to Optimize Your Website for International Search
SEO Tips

How to Optimize Your Website for International Search

Most websites are only optimized for the country that the business is physically in. To expand, owners will need to think about international search.
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Our Top Global Franchises
Franchises

Our Top Global Franchises

These international franchises are offering up a world of possibilities.
Tracy Stapp Herold
Google to Open Campus for Entrepreneurs in Madrid
Google

Google to Open Campus for Entrepreneurs in Madrid

After successfully launching startup community centers in London and Tel Aviv, the global search goliath is now cultivating its entrepreneurial reign in Spain.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What Makes Israel a Hotbed for Startups?
Startups

What Makes Israel a Hotbed for Startups?

According to estimates, the country is second to Silicon Valley for new companies. Here are three things that may be driving that.
Ron Yekutiel
A Framework for Taking Your Startup Global
International business

A Framework for Taking Your Startup Global

One company explains how it was able to expand to a new continent while keeping focused on its core business.
Zubin Bhettay