Hospitality and Travel: Regulatory Agencies

Bulgaria: Ministry of Economy

The Republic of Bulgaria Ministry of Economy is responsible for the implementation and regulation of government policies as it impacts the business services industries. Specifically, this site contains updates on current news, lists of policies, and relevant statistics.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 8, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Business Services , Bulgaria , Energy

Cape Verde: Ministry of Tourism, Industry, and Energy

The Ministry of Tourism, Industry, and Energy is responsible for the development and regulation of those industries within Cape Verde. This site contains links to applicable documents and current news. Available in Portuguese only.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 18, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Business Services , Cape Verde , Energy

Chile: Ministry of Economy, Development and Tourism

The Ministry of Economy, Development, and Tourism, also known as Ministerio de Economía, Fomento y Turismo, is responsible for the promotion and development of the Chilean economy through proper regulatory actions. Features include studies and surveys in business, entreprenuership, and innovation. Only available in Spanish.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 12, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Business Services , Chile , Commerce Ministry

Germany: Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy

The Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy is responsible for policy and regulatory development that impacts the business services, energy, technology, and hospitality and travel industries. This site contains information on the various trade agencies Germany is involved with, as well as statistical data and policies.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: April 26, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , Business Services , Technology , Germany , Energy , Commerce Ministry

United States: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

The primary goal of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is to ensure safety and efficiency in the aviation industry within the United States. The resource provides information regarding aircraft, airports, and air traffic. In addition, the resource provides information about regulations and policies, licenses and certificates, and data and research.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 23, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , United States

United States: National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB)

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) was created to advance transportation safety in the United States. The NTSB investigates the causes of transportation accidents and makes recommendations for new technologies or policies to ensure the accidents do not recur. The NTSB also coordinates Federal assistance to families of aviation accident victims.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 20, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , United States

United States: Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) strives to maintain the security of public travel in the United States. The TSA aims to get rid of threats in transportation by developing technologies and implementing safeguards to ensure the safe movement of people and commerce. The site contains information about rules and regulations for travel as well as recent news and press releases.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: September 20, 2016

Tags: Country Specific , United States

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