WASHINGTON STATE, USA BUSINESS· GOVERNMENT· TOURISM INFORMATION
State Capital located at:
416 14th Ave. SW
Olympia, WA 98504
- Bellingham/Whatcom County Convention & Visitors Bureau
"Whether for the weekend or an extended stay, we offer a break from the ordinary. With magnificent natural scenery, unique cultural attractions, charming villages and waterfront adventures, the Bellingham Mt. Baker region is a unique area of Washington state.
We are the Bellingham/Whatcom County Convention and Visitors Bureau, a non-profit association dedicated to serving visitors."
[quote fr. website 2005.09.05]
Travel & Tourism in Washington
Introductory overviews of United States of America - USA the Country
- USA C.I.A.'s fact book
Intro. to USA by CIA Central Intelligence Agency World Fact Book web site.
Legal Resources on the Net-Web
- Cross-Border USA-Canada Criminal Defense Lawyers
Dil Gosal, JD, LLM Attorney at Law
member of Washington Bar
- Cross-Border USA-Canada Corporate Business Lawyers
Lawyers-BC Business Lawyers Directory of Lawyers expereinced in
USA and Canada laws dealing with e.g. intellectual property, business immigration visas including NAFTA work permits,
- Corporate / Commercial Law
Mergers & Acquisitions
International Investment & Transactions
International Structure & Finance
Business Outsourcing, Insourcing, Offshoring, Nearshoring
Business Succession Planning
including Wills & Estate Law
Commercial, Construction and Engineering Litigation
Professional Practice Issues and Disputes
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Canada Immigration Lawyers | IntraCompany Transfers | Work Permits | NAFTA Permits | Entrepreneur & Investor Immigrants | Study Visa-Permits
Jeffery S. Lowe, Canada Business-Immigration Lawyer, Vancouver BC
Jeffery S. Lowe heads the Business Immigrant Team and the Global HR Team of Lowe & Company. This firm has helped
individuals and businesses in over 50 countries immigrate, do business and handle their intracompany transfer needs
e.g. through NAFTA work permits and visas to Canada.
Visit www.canadavisalaw.com for a wealth of information about Canada's Citizenship and Immigration programs.
Jeffery and his team of lawyers, notaries and relocation specialists are fluent in: English, Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese Chinese, Teo Chiu Chinese, Polish, and Arabic.
Jeffrey S. Lowe
barrister & solicitor, B.Comm., LLB
Lowe and Company
#900 - 777 West Broadway,
Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4J7
phone: (604) 875-9338 fax: (604) 875-1325
web-site: CanadaTradeJobs.com your site for Canada Work Permits & Visas for Skilled Trades Workers and Employers seeking help with placement in high demand occupations in BC and Alberta's booming building, mining and infrastructure industries.
Jeffrey and his team of lawyers and registered immigration consultants have more than 20 years of experience in helping clients come from over 50 countries to work / live / study in Canada.
This page is in part sponsored by Lowe & Company
CanadaVisalaw.com/home.htm as a public service for people looking for immigration lawyers and services in the Vancouver and South Western BC area.
See also article on "Why Use a Canada Immigration Lawyer to Help Your Application for a Special Work Permit or
Application? Why Not Do-It-Yourself?
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Canadian Business-Corporate Graphic Designers · Creative Consultants ·
Book Illustrators · Cartographers · MapMakers
Canadian businesses doing business in Asia? China-Asian businesses wanting to
expand to English speaking North American market on line - consider the following graphics
professionals with experience in corporate brand development and marketing in print, TV and Web media.
- Canadian - Chinese corporate graphic designer and creative director in Hong Kong, China
Tony Yau BFA, MVA (Bachelor of Fine Arts & Master of Visual Arts from
York University, Toronto and University of Alberta, Edmonton) - has designed web and print media/sites for Xerox-Fuiji, Hong Kong Telecom,
Ikea furniture etc.
Sample work in 2003-2004 for Chinese speaking audiences include:
- Tony has also been the creative director for TV advertising commercials and web sites for Vancouver, Real Estate Developers and realtors e.g. Anson Realty (in the late 1990's)
- A recent venture into children's animated graphics and toy marketing can be seen at PublicSigns.com.hk a children's e-card
- Canadian - S.E. Asian corporate graphic designer and creative director in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Singapore; and Indonesia
- Canada's PDF maps and cartographic / map-making-design specialist
- Children's Books Illustrator and Interior Designer in Vancouver
Christine Wong CarrotStick.ca
see samples of her color pencil drawings and other illustration work for preschool and young children's art appreciation development classes
held at The Crystal Mall,
Vancouver's newest, largest, centrally located, Asian-Chinese shopping mall in the metrotown area of Burnaby.
- Christine is trained in Hong Kong and Vancouver, a gifted illustrator-designer inspired by her 3 young children and supportive husband.
Canada · USA Business & Immigration Consultants
Promoting Hong Kong and China Business Tourism Services
Australia Tourism Services
Honolulu, Hawaii City Government & Health Services
South Pacific Manus Island Tourism
Promoting Canada Business Tourism Services
Canada Work Permits-Visas, Intracompany Transfer & NAFTA Work Permits
Patents, Trade Marks & Copyright
Provincial Laws & Publications
intro. to provincial government legal information and lawyers services
- Self Counsel Press · Legal & Business Publisher - books for the layman in everyday English
Business Disaster-Emergency Planning
Canada Newspapers on-line
Canada English & Chinese Ethnic Language TV & Radio Services
- www.cbc.ca CBC national TV
multi-lingual programing e.g. China Satellite News, Taiwan Satellite News, Canada News and programs in Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese etc.
- www.fairchildtv.com primarily a Cantonese TV and Shaw cable service in Vancouver with special coverage of Canada's Chinese immigrant communities in Vancouver and Toronto news as well as international news coverage, eg. through Hong Kong Satellite News
- Radio Stations AM 1470
- Radio Stations FM 96.1
eHosting.ca and Mecca.ca
Being a TuCows affiliate [mecca.tucows.com] the famous shareware and web services
network - gives MECCA.ca / eHosting.ca ample experience to provide a full
spectrum of web hosting solutions for businesses, from the SOHO micro-business, to full co-location
24 x 7 (twenty-four hours a day - seven days a week) tech-support - these folks are based in Vancouver, they are bandwidth and personalized service specialists!
Web Search Engine Optimizers
How "findable" is your business-organization web site?
The best looking web site in the world that is not seen, is not a good return on your investment. Visit NetPac.com - helping small businesses and non-profit organizations achieve high search engine rankings since 1995.
CANADA BUSINESS· GOVERNMENT· TOURISM INFORMATION
Canada Business Information - STRATEGIS
Canadian Business Magazines Online
Canada Business Service Centres
Canada's Laws · Legislation · Courts
- Introductory directory of Federal and Provincial information sources
Provincial Business Service Centres
eBusiness Web & Blog Sites
- BC also has an "excellent e-business
information site called eBusiness Connection"
- see also e-Business Website Blog [for BC] e-business commentary, news, and insider tips for small business on a budget.
Canada Export Information
Sponsored by the Government of Canada
Employers Online-Web Resource
Sponsored by Government of Canada
Citizenship and Immigration Canada
Directories of Canada Immigration Lawyers
Canada Business & Immigration Lawyers
CanadaVisaLaw.com in Vancouver, BC
Lawyers , attorneys, notaries & Certified Registered Canada Immigration Consultants and business consultants with over 20 years of immigration service experience helping clients from over 50 countries.
Professionals fluent in English, Mandarin Chinese, Taiwanese Chinese, Cantonese Chinese, Arabic and Polish
Read articles about Canada's Immigration Laws & Regulations from CanadaVisaLaw.com
- Canada Work Permits
- NAFTA North American Free Trade Agreement (as it relates to Canada's Work Permits and Business Visitors
Canadian Economic Policy Think Tanks
- C.C. Howe Institute www.cdhowe.org
Since its formation in 1973, the C.D. Howe Institute has earned a reputation as Canada's
most respected independent, nonprofit, economic and social policy research institution. Governments, the media, and Canadians in every region look to the Institute to provide balanced, well-reasoned, and comprehensible analysis of issues of national interest. From the beginning, the recipe for the Institute's success has consisted of equal measures of objectivity, professionalism, and relevance.
[quoted from http://www.cdhowe.org/english/
- The Fraser Institute www.fraserinstitute.ca
COMPETITIVE MARKET SOLUTIONS for PUBLIC POLICY PROBLEMS
As an independent public policy organization, The Fraser Institute focuses
on the role competitive markets play in providing for the economic and social well-being of all Canadians.
[quoted from www.fraserinstitute.ca 2003/07/11]
Internet Web Domain Names - Canada
- www.webnames.ca the original .CA
domain name registrar of Canadian domain names
Web Hosting · Business Web Sites · Business Solutions
- eHosting.ca aka Mecca.ca is a TuCows affiliate
[see mecca.tucows.com]. They offer
a full spectrum of web hosting solutions for businesses, from the SOHO micro-business, to full co-location 24x7 technical support - these folks are based in Vancouver, they are bandwidth and personalized service specialists!
Canada's original dot.CA domain registrar, based in Vancouver, BC. WebNames.ca is not only the largest registrar of dot.CA
domain names in Canada, it also provides a full range of corporate web hosting services.
Telephone - Long Distance Services
- Bell Mobility
- Telus Mobility
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