The Global Business Gazette

05May 2014

Edited by: William Billeaud The recent widely publicized case of the scrapped IPO for the WH Group, the world’s largest pork producer, is a poster child for what has gone wrong in public markets as of late. The failed Hong Kong listing will give the sellers and its underwriters a lot of food for thought […]

12Feb 2014

Written by: Dallas Terry, MBA, LEED AP BD+C Edited and Published by: William Billeaud Water photo credit: miscea.com   For some time now water scarcity and quality issues have made news headlines and become a well known concern for the future of humanity. Droughts and flooding resulting from climate change, excessive use and wasteful practices […]

29Jan 2014

The following is an uncensored and unedited letter concerning the rise of  Egypt’s army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, whom the military has approved for the presidency. These comments do not necessarily reflect the views of Lombard Global, Inc. management.   Hello Bill, Hope you are well. I saw this today in the NY Times. I […]

23Jan 2014

Written by: Bruce Mitchell  Edited and Published by: William Billeaud Before you can import or purchase any equipment for your China operations you need to create a Chinese company or Wholly Owned Foreign Investment. You will need to create a company for every location in China. You can’t just create one company and then build […]

15Jan 2014

written by: Bruce Mitchell edited and published by: William Billeaud Environmental Permitting Procedure It is important during the entire process that you ask as many questions with knowledgeable people as you can find in order to get detail, different perspectives and to determine consistency from different sources. This applies to locating equipment vendors, determining utility […]