Government Agencies and Organizations

Currency Exchange

  • Classic 164 Currency Converter
    Features a converting engine to convert the amount with the current rate of the day. Search engine for historical currency table provided.
  • Custom House Currency ExchangeThe home site of a Canadian foreign exchange brokerage house that gives daily exchange rates and many other many other foreign exchanges services.
  • XE - easy-to use and constantly updated.

Country Information and Maps

  • World Atlas
    Consists of beautiful graphic maps of countries.
  • World Factbook
    Published by the Central Intelligence Agency, this is an online version gives maps and profiles of countries.

Time Zone

  • World Time Zones
    Maintained by the U.S. Naval Observator. Explains about time zone, shows the time zone for each country, and the U.S. law on standard time zones.
  • Swissinfo: Local Times Around the World
    A guide to the Daylight Savings Times of the countries of the world. Well organized; arranged by continents.
  • The World Clock
    Display of the current local time of more than 100 cities in the world. Updates automatically at each minute. Users can search for a specific city to find the current time.

Other Resources