Includes published information about more than 11,000 public and private companies worldwide providing a source of basic information and useful links for all companies covered. Further information is available on a chargeable basis.
International Trademark Association (INTA)
The International Trademark Association (INTA) is a not-for-profit membership association of more than 4,600 trademark owners and professionals, from more than 180 countries, dedicated to the support and advancement of trademarks and related intellectual property as elements of fair and effective national and international commerce. Details of member companies in the Members Area.
United Nations Commission on International Trade Law
UNCITRAL is the core legal body within the United Nations system in the field of international trade law. UNCITRAL was tasked by the General Assembly of the United Nations to further the harmonisation and unification of the law of international trade.
World Bank Group - Doing Business Law Library
Doing Business Law Library is a large free online collection of business laws and regulations. Links are to official government sources wherever possible. Please note, translations are not official unless indicated otherwise.
World Chambers of Commerce Directory
Over 12,000 chambers & boards of trade. Included in the online application are entries for local, regional, national, trans-national and bilateral chambers.
World Intellectual Property Organisation
WIPO is an international organisation dedicated to promoting the use and protection of works of the human spirit. Various news and information services including a press room, electronic book shop and email updates. Amongst activities and services offered are international marks and designs and Internet domain names.
World Trade Organisation
WTO provides useful links to world trade information services. It has databases dealing with the World Trade involvement of African countries. It has many legal texts, including texts relating to trade negotiations and agreements. A free service alerts users to updates and publications added to the site and is available on registration.