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tr.v. in·ter·na·tion·al·ized, in·ter·na·tion·al·iz·ing, in·ter·na·tion·al·iz·es
1. To make international.
2. To put under international control.

in′ter·na′tion·al·i·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Noun1.internationalization - the act of bringing something under international control
group action - action taken by a group of people


[ˈɪntərnæʃənəlaɪˈzeɪʃən] internationalisation (British) n [issue, business] → internationalisation f
... the increasing internationalization of business → ... l'internationalisation croissante des affaires.
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The results indicate that SME in the sample of this research are in the early (36%) or intermediate stages (40%) in the scale of the degree of internationalization.
The correlation test showed no association between the degree of internationalization and the occurrence of personal ties in the execution of business relationships with a foreign partner, or identification ties.
What the discussion often lacks is a more discriminating examination of why China is pursuing currency internationalization and an evaluation of how internationalization might actually affect policymaking and the Chinese economy.
A critical examination of these objectives along with the necessary preconditions shows that internationalization is neither feasible nor necessarily beneficial in the short term, as was recognized by Japan and Germany when they were considering this possibility decades ago.
Internationalization of small and medium sized enterprises in the Baltic Sea Region.
Additionally, many scholars, business experts, and governmental agencies in China have enthusiastically advised the Chinese manufacturing firms to go internationalization (Zeng et al.
1) developing the SME internationalization indices (March June 2015);
Keywords International new ventures * Internationalization process * Knowledge ?
While 67% of business executives responding to the survey claim that internationalization is a key part of their growth strategy, only 20% of businesses have all of their current online communications adapted for local culture or language, a key driver of sales success.
It aims at creating a platform for sharing the best practices amongst the CIBAFI members and discussing issues and challenges of internationalization of the IFSI.
Without an investment of human, fiscal and other resources, internationalization efforts will likely remain stagnant or may even decline, the recent report noted.
Despite some claims that the internationalization of Norwegian firms is seen as a relatively new phenomenon (Hodne 1993), the research has shown that "the late 1960s should be regarded as the turning point that paved the way for a new strong internationalization wave from the 1980s" (Amdam 2009).