Broad Range of Global Business Information on CD

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SilverPlatter Information, in conjunction with the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), has released a series of CD-ROMs which provide valuable information about world market conditions from the EIU. These products provide practical business analysis, forecasts, and advice on over 180 country markets. This unique CD-ROM series includes the complete versions of three of EIU's leading business services: EIU Country Reports, EIU Country Forecasts, and EIU International Business Newsletters.

Compiled by EIU's global network of analysts and relied on by business professionals for 40 years, EIU Country Reports on Disc provides a comprehensive review of the latest economic, political, and market conditions for five major regions of the world: the Americas, Asia/Pacific, Eastern Europe, Middle East/Africa and Western Europe. Each 25-40 page report offers a summary of the previous quarter's major business events, analysis of recent political and economic developments, short-term political and economic projections and the latest economic and trade data. EIU Country Reports on Disc is updated bimonthly and includes both Country Reports and Country Profiles. Subscriptions are available for individual regions or for the complete five disc set.

EIU Country Forecasts on Disc is ideal for professionals seeking a valuable global planning tool. This series provides EIU's latest forecasts of medium- and long-term political, economic, and business trends. The service covers five regions: the Americas, Asia/Pacific, Eastern Europe, Middle East/Africa and Western Europe. Each country profile provides an in-depth analysis of the current and future political and business environment; comprehensive five-year projections of GDP growth, inflation, population, foreign indebtedness, and many other important indicators; appraisals of the country's prospects over the next ten years; five-year summaries of historical data; special alerts to recent developments affecting forecasts; and executive summaries and fact sheets. …