Ondrej Svoboda, Beeleever & CEO of French Commerce in The Czech Republic, explains how the market works!
Singapore, often labelled as the Switzerland of Asia, has always been an attractive business destination with its pro-business environment, attractive taxation, labor availability at a reasonable cost, innovation in many sectors, and high quality of life.
Singapore has more than 5 million people, half of them foreigners with an increasing number of French - 13,000 at the last census (based on from self-declarations at the Consulate only, the actual figure is most likely higher). The French School of Singapore has 2,800 students this year, second only to London. These are undeniable signs of the vitality of the French community in Singapore, which has doubled in size in the past 7 years.
So how to start and run a business in this Switzerland of Asia? David Chambat, Beeleever & CEO of Villa-Finder.com, shares his tips!
Canada (12th largest GDP in the world and home to 35 million people) stretches over 5,500 kilometers and 4 time zones. It is a federation of 13 semi-autonomous provinces and territories (local government, legislative assemblies and specific laws). The country is officially bilingual, though the majority of the population is Anglophone whereas Quebec is mostly Francophone. Canada has a 8,900 kilometer-long common border with the USA, its largest trading partner.