THE ALAMO-SAM HOUSTON

The Battle of the Alamo was fought between the Republic of Texas and Mexico from February 23, 1836 to March 6, 1836. It took place at a fort in San Antonio, Texas called the Alamo. The Mexicans won the battle, killing all of the Texan soldiers inside the fort. 1854 Alamo Author: Unknown What was…

ECOWAS

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). Established on May 28 1975 via the treaty of Lagos, ECOWAS is a 15-member regional group with a mandate of promoting economic integration in all fields of activity of the constituting countries. Member countries making up ECOWAS are Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Cote d’ Ivoire, The Gambia,…

US Economic forecast

US Economic Forecast 2020 Economic reports for the first half of 2019 show National unemployment holding at 3.6%, near its lowest in half a century and wages are up 3.1% over last year. Real GDP rose an impressive 3.2%. The S&P and the Dow Jones are heading for record territory painting a very bright future.…

Trade Expo Indonesia

Welcome to Trade Expo Indonesia Expand Your Market Reach with the Best from Indonesia The 34th Trade Expo Indonesia 2019 starts on October 16 th in Jakarta. It presents numerous carefully-categorized products, encompassing Manufacturing Products, Strategic Industry Products, Creative Products & Services, Furniture, Food & Beverage Products, Craft and Lifestyle Products and Local Champion Products.…

Smart Farming

Agricultural output growth to keep food prices low over the coming decade. OECD and FAO highlight role of diets, urbanization, emissions and trade in outlook for next decade 08/07/2019 – Global demand for agricultural products is projected to grow by 15 percent over the coming decade, while agricultural productivity growth is expected to increase slightly faster,…

Egypt: Foreign Investments

Prior to the political crisis, Egypt was a very attractive Middle Eastern market for FDI. The dynamic growth of the Egyptian economy (around 7% before the crisis), its strategic geographical position, low labor costs, skilled workforce, unique tourist potential, substantial energy reserves, large domestic market and the success of the reforms undertaken by the authorities…

Wonderful castles of Europe

When you put the words “castle” and “Europe” together, several famous castles are bound to enter your mind. Thanks to the rise of social media, these renowned fortresses are more prevalent than ever. Perhaps the most famous castle in the world is Neuschwanstein, near Munich, Germany, which is said to be the inspiration for Walt…

MEXICO LAND OF ENCHANTMENT DANCE GOOD HUMOR AND HISTORY

Mexico has pleasant and warm weather, unique food, art and archaeology, pyramids, museums, haciendas, superb architecture and 21st century cities, weather from snowy mountains in the Sierras, to rainy jungles in the Southeast and desert in the Northwest, numerous golf courses, excellent fishing, and world-class destinations like Acapulco, Cancun, Cozumel, Los Cabos, and Mazatlan. Mesoamerican…

INDIA LAND OF CHARM AND SPICES

The Republic of India is the seventh largest country in the world by area and, with over a billion people, is second only to China in population, It is an extremely diverse country, with vast differences in geography, climate, culture, language and ethnicity across its expanse, and prides itself on being the largest democracy on…