Country Commerce is a practical reference guide to the specific operating conditions, commercial laws and business regulations in more than 50 countries. It offers 'unbiased' guidance on critical issues such as obtaining proper permits and registrations, protecting your intellectual property in the Internet age and complying with local tax laws - including e-commerce rules.
Use the Advanced Search feature to browse Country Reports from the menu at the right, or search the name of a country, and choose Country Reports in the filter box near the top. Reports include economic trends and forecasts.
The official United Nations site for MDG Indicators. These goals represent a partnership between the developed countries and the developing countries "to create an environment - at the national and global levels alike - which is conducive to development and the elimination of poverty."