County Studies

Having a general understanding of a region of the world is fine if you are on vacation but when you have business, you need to know exactly what's going on, how to conduct your work and do so safely and securely. This makes our country studies an indispensable tool when conducting business overseas.

Our reports provide you with the full complement of information you need before, during and after your work and are a complete picture of every aspect of the given country. The reports include

Political 

Current situations and threats to the status quo, 1, 3 and 5 year political projections, potential for strife, friendliness index, opposition groups and major personalities

Economic 

Current situation, taxation, trade issues, tariffs and duties, 1, 3 and 5 year economic projections, business climate, friendliness index, market analysis

Epidemiological

Immunizations, medical and disease issues, doctors and hospitals, level of medical care, care in neighboring countries

Legal and Social

Laws to be aware of, nuances of social interactions, customs and mores, judicial ratings and ease of navigation

Security

Team, executive and personal protection, evacuation by general and alternate means, legal security allowances, escape routes and extrication

Transit

Safe movement around the country, means of transport, main / secondary / tertiary routes and land / sea border crossings

Contacts

Key local, military and diplomatic contacts - police, fire, hospitals, embassies, friendly military

Banking / Financial

Ease of accessing money, banking systems, main hours of operations, main / central facilities, wires and accepted currency

All reports are delivered bound and electronically, with maps and illustrations as well as a small, quick reference that includes security, epidemiological and contacts that you can take with you on the road.