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31 October 2014
Двухдневные переговоры между Россией, Украиной и ЕС завершились подписанием трехстороннего протокола, который предусматривает возобновление поставок российского газа украинским потребителям в зимний период, частичное погашение украинских газовых долгов и гарантии транзита голубого топлива в страны-...
31 October 2014
O governo chinês anunciou que manterá cotas de exportação para uma série de metais em 2015. As vendas ao exterior de antimônio, estanho, índio e prata seguirão limitadas, segundo informou o Ministério do Comércio da China. A ausência de referências ao molibdênio e ao tungstênio no documento, porém...
30 October 2014
Ministers from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries concluded a three-day meeting in Sydney, Australia on Monday, citing “significant progress” in their negotiations on both market access and on trade and investment rules. “We consider that the shape of an ambitious, comprehensive, high...
29 October 2014
The largest free trade area in Africa, known as the Tripartite FTA (TFTA), which would span across the continent’s three main regional economic communities (RECs), is set to launch in mid-December at the Tripartite Summit of Heads of State and Government in Cairo, Egypt. This announcement was made...
29 October 2014
Following a week of discussions, UN climate negotiators meeting in Bonn, Germany were able to reach two updated draft decisions on national climate action contributions and pre-2020 climate ambition, respectively, for delegates to consider when they meet this December in Lima, Peru. The talks are...
28 October 2014
Na última sexta-feira (24), o Brasil respondeu oficialmente a quatro notificações no âmbito do Comitê para Subsídios e Medidas Compensatórias da Organização Mundial do Comércio (OMC). As consultas foram abertas por Austrália, Canadá, Estados Unidos e Nova Zelândia. Os questionamentos concentraram-...
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27 October 2014
这一周欧盟方面特别忙碌,欧盟议会签署了新一届欧盟委员会委员就职的拟议方案,为这批官员11月份的就职铺好了道路,同时,集团领导人还旨在本周内敲定2030年新一届气候能源大会框架。
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27 October 2014
在能源资源领域,印度新一届莫迪政府制定了一系列新政策,包括终止对柴油的补贴,将柴油价格交由市场决定,提高天然气价格,开发利用新能源等。作为世界上第三大温室气体排放国,印度还积极寻求同美国合作来应对气候变化,开发新能源领域。然而,考虑到本国的发展目标,印度并未阻止提高煤炭使用量以满足其能源需求。莫迪政府的新能源政策究竟会对印度能源结构以及应对全球气候变化产生何种影响,尚待国际社会的密切关注。
27 October 2014
EU heads of state and government reached a political agreement last Thursday on a new climate and energy policy framework for 2030. After some reportedly late night haggling, the 28 political leaders endorsed a binding 40 percent greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction target by 2030 from 1990...
27 October 2014
Réunis à Marrakech au Maroc, du 12 au 16 octobre 2014 pour la 9eme édition du Forum sur le développement de l’Afrique, plusieurs participants – représentants officiels, du secteur privé et de la société civile principalement— ont adopté un document intitulé le Consensus de Marrakech établissant des...

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