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IHG extends hotel empire

Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) will follow a global expansion strategy across emerging markets with the creation of a series of new hotels in Russia, India and Indonesia.

CNPC to open Syria oil refinery

Syria’s oil and mineral resources ministry has signed an agreement with China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) to build a refinery in the country.

Renewed enthusiasm

As oil prices rocket, the race to commercialise sustainable energies is becoming ever more frantic. Karen E Thuermer reports.

Good medicine

US universities are transferring some of their skills abroad by setting up medical schools. Karen E Thuermer reports on the benefits and risks.

A triumph of marketing

Retail and tourism developments are a key thread in Dubai’s plans to become a global-scale business and leisure hub, writes Mark Ford

A friend to business

Greater Moncton is New Brunswick’s economic engine and has all the assets that businesses need to be successful.

Kraft plans European HQ relocation to Switzerland

Food and beverages giant Kraft is relocating its European headquarters to Switzerland.

Catching the wave

Transport technology is becoming increasingly important for companies and their locations. Karen E Thuermer suggests it is the innovation wave of the future.

Chinese maintain penchant for high-quality US goods

Blue jeans, DVDs, moisturiser and athletics shoes are among the US products that Chinese consumers desire most, according to a UPS survey of 1200 middle-class consumers in six Chinese cities.

Lost in translation

In a globalised world, communication can be vital in the success of a product, so the language used must be understood locally. Erika Morphy looks at the complicated task of translation.

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