Hong Kong

Hong Kong was a somewhat autonomous city-state under British control until July 1, 1997, when the city was returned to China. Legal Materials Company Information: Profiles of Hong Kong companies are available through Lexis (COMPNY;WBCHHK) and SkyMinder and Tolfin. You can obtain […]

Home Help

Hierarchical Display of Home help Social Questions > Social protection > Welfare
Social Questions > Demography and population > Composition of the population > Distribution by age > Elderly person
Social Questions > Family > Family > Large family Home help Concept of Home help See the […]


Resources See Also Rural Development Rural Community Land Law Farm Agricultural Law Rural Institution


The Legal History of Honduras This section provides an overview of Honduras Honduras and Nicaragua in 2011 United States views on international law (based on the document "Digest of U.S. Practice in International Law"): On November 4, 2011, DHS announced the extension of the TPS […]

Holy See

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on holy see explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "holy see" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (currently, the […]


Household (in the Human Development Area) In this context, Household means: a small group of people living in the same territory, who join part or all of their income and property, and consume certain types of products and services, notably housing services and food; there are family and […]

Home Working

Hierarchical Display of Home working Employment And Working Conditions > Employment > Employment structure > Non-standard employment
Employment And Working Conditions > Labour market > Labour force > Female worker
Employment And Working Conditions > Organisation of work and working […]

Household Electrical Appliance

Hierarchical Display of Household electrical appliance Industry > Electronics and electrical engineering > Electrical engineering
Industry > Miscellaneous industries > Miscellaneous industries > Household article Household electrical appliance Concept of Household electrical appliance See […]

Horizontal Agreement

Hierarchical Display of Horizontal agreement Business And Competition > Competition > Restrictive trade practice
Trade > Marketing > Commercial transaction > Sale
Finance > Prices > Prices policy > Fixing of prices
Agriculture, Forestry And Fisheries > Agricultural structures and […]


As used in vessel charter parties, any time period during which loading or discharging of cargo that might otherwise take place is suspended because of local law or practice in the port….

Home Computing

Hierarchical Display of Home computing Education And Communications > Information technology and data processing > Computer systems > Computer applications
Education And Communications > Information technology and data processing > Information technology industry > Computer equipment > […]


Homelessness Definition Homelessness may be defined as the condition of people who lack regular legal access to adequate housing. Introduction Homelessness has been recognized as a significant social problem in the United States since the early 1980s, when a rapid increase in the number of […]

Holding Company

Holding Company in International Trade Meaning of Holding Company, according to the Dictionary of International Trade (Global Negotiator): Holding companies are corporations that are created for the sole purpose of obtaining and managing a controlling interest in other companies. There are […]


The Legal History of Housing This section provides an overview of Housing Related Fields Related topics include: Housing Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Housing Discrimination Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Limited Equity Housing Find this subject in […]

Horn of Africa

Hierarchical Display of Horn of Africa Geography > Africa > Sub-Saharan Africa > East Africa
Concept of Horn of Africa See the dictionary definition of Horn of Africa. Characteristics of Horn of Africa [rtbs name="xxx-xxx"] Resources Translation of Horn of Africa Spanish: Cuerno de África […]

Housekeeping Economy

Hierarchical Display of Housekeeping economy Economics > Economic structure > Economy
Agriculture, Forestry And Fisheries > Farming systems > Farming system > Family farming
Social Questions > Demography and population > Composition of the population > Household > Housewife
Employment […]

Housing Need

Hierarchical Display of Housing need Social Questions > Construction and town planning > Housing policy
Economics > Economic conditions > Economic development > Basic needs
Law > Rights and freedoms > Social rights > Right to housing Housing need Concept of Housing need See the […]

Hoisting Equipment

Hierarchical Display of Hoisting equipment Industry > Mechanical engineering > Machinery
Industry > Industrial structures and policy > Industrial policy > Industrial infrastructure > Industrial equipment
Agri-Foodstuffs > Production > Production policy > Organisation of production > […]

Household Consumption

Hierarchical Display of Household consumption Trade > Consumption > Consumption
Finance > Financial institutions and credit > Credit > Borrowing > Indebtedness
Economics > National accounts > Income > Household income
Finance > Financial institutions and credit > Credit > Civil […]

Holding of Two Jobs

Hierarchical Display of Holding of two jobs Employment And Working Conditions > Employment > Employment structure
Employment And Working Conditions > Personnel management and staff remuneration > Remuneration of work > Supplementary income
Economics > National accounts > Income > […]


Hierarchical Display of Hops Agri-Foodstuffs > Plant product > Industrial plant
Concept of Hops See the dictionary definition of Hops. Characteristics of Hops [rtbs name="xxx-xxx"] Resources Translation of Hops Spanish: Lúpulo French: Houblon German: Hopfen Italian: Luppolo Portuguese: […]