Showing hello: 15 ways people greet each other around the world

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A tourist meets a local farmer in Chiang Mai, Thailand, offering a traditional “wai” greeting.  IMAGE: HUGH SITTON/CORBIS

There are a number of ways to say hello around the world, and just as many ways to show them.  These traditional greetings, ranging from region to region, have developed into cultural norms — often to show respect. Take a peek at this helpful infographic made by Two Little Fleas, showing us the different ways people from all over the globe greet one another. And if you’re planning a trip anytime soon, take notes so you’re not lost in translation.READ MORE

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School of ECA Finance to hold a special session during the US Ex-Im’s annual conference week

School of ECA Finance
Washington, DC | 20th and 21st April
Dear Readers,

We would like to inform you that TXF and CC Solutions will be hosting the

School of ECA Finance in Washington, DC on the 20th and 21st of April (the week of the EXIM Bank Annual Conference).

The School is an intensive and highly respected two-day training course providing requisite knowledge of all key areas of export finance. Faculty leaders Valerie Colville and Francisco Anzola will be joined by US EXIM Bank’s James Lewis as well as other guest speakers. All guests of this year’s annual US EXIM Bank Annual Conference, will be entitled to a

25% discount on the normal school rate.
The School is relevant to financiers, exporters, contractors, corporates and lawyers looking to get greater insight into export finance in 2015. You can download the full brochure here.
To book click here or for further information contact Katy Rose, quoting EXIM.

Best regards,

US EXIM Bank Events Team

 Testimonials from the recent School of ECA Finance, hosted in London

 

“Very thorough and interactive course. Valerie and Francisco were excellent and addressed questions very well.”

 

“Useful overview of all aspects of an ECA financing and very seasoned speakers.”

 

“The knowledge of Valerie and Francisco is obvious and makes the course very interactive.”

 

“Great course. A ‘must attend’.”

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