The Kleptocrat in Apartment B

The Kleptocrat in Apartment B
On a recent trip to Geneva, I was chatting with a local resident when he told me that the watch industry has been suffering. Sales of Swiss watches were down, he said, and he offered a fascinating explanation: over the last few years, the government of …
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Uncover the hidden costs of sourcing from inland China
As costs continue to rise in Eastern China, namely, Zhejiang and Jiangsu provinces, the procurement China manager may feel compelled to comparison-shop from alternate vendors in other parts of China or Southeast Asia. However, it is often a mistake to simply …
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Iran President Rouhani to visit France, Italy in 1st Europe trip since
He is scheduled to meet Pope Francis on the second day of his visit, the source told Reuters. The leader will depart for Paris on January 27. The Iranian president had originally planned to visit the two countries in November, but those trips were …
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