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24 August 2016
President Obama recently stated that he would make the case for why the US should ratify the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) , an international integration agreement (...
22 August 2016
Despite innovation becoming more global than it used to be, a significant innovation divide persists between developed and developing countries, according to a new report published last week by the UN World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) – the Global Innovation Index 2016 . Released...
5 August 2016
It is just six months until the 15 th anniversary of China’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO), and the world’s second-largest economy believed this would be the...
4 August 2016
A group of countries participating in a tariff-liberalising effort on green goods trade have identified a series of steps geared towards securing a deal by the end of the year, following a round of talks held last week in Geneva, Switzerland. According to several trade watchers, another “highlight...
4 August 2016
Amidst the flurry of carbon market developments around the world, the largest emitter is putting in place a national emissions trading system (ETS). Next summer China will launch...
4 August 2016
This column by the chief executive of the International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD) takes stock of current discussions in the WTO and eyes potential...
26 July 2016
The UK is rethinking its position in global trade. In the wake of the UK’s EU referendum and the vote to “leave,” the government has created a new Department for International...
30 August 2016
Общий объем финансовых средств, выделенных шестью крупнейшими международными банками развития и сторонними инвесторами в 2015 г. на борьбу с изменением климата, составил 81 млрд долл. США. Такие данные приводятся в Совместном докладе о финансировании борьбы с изменением климата, подготовленном...
29 August 2016
Singapore inked, on Wednesday 24 August, three new economic agreements with African countries, in a bid to boost its trade and investment ties with the continent. The deals include an avoidance of double taxation agreement (DTA) with Ethiopia, a bilateral investment treaty (BIT) with Mozambique,...
29 August 2016
В рамках очередной проектной сессии рабочей группы по выработке предложений по формированию цифрового пространства ЕАЭС были рассмотрены общие вопросы цифровой политики союза, а также выдвинуты конкретные идеи по развитию процессов автоматизации в сфере сельского хозяйства. Сообщение об этом...
26 August 2016
O presidente interino do Brasil, Michel Temer, planeja visitar a cidade chinesa de Hangzhou. A iniciativa coincide com a Cúpula de Líderes do G-20, cuja realização ocorrerá entre 4 e 5 de setembro de 2016. A confirmação da viagem depende, contudo, do resultado do julgamento do impeachment de Dilma...
25 August 2016
Все необходимые ратификационные процедуры по Соглашению о свободной торговле между ЕАЭС и Вьетнамом завершены, и эта договоренность вступит в силу 5 октября 2016 г., сообщила Министр по торговле Евразийской экономической комиссии Вероника Никишина. Соглашение о свободной торговле между ЕАЭС и...
24 August 2016
A Agência Brasileira de Promoção de Exportações e Investimentos (Apex-Brasil) lançou, em 22 de agosto, o programa “ Be Brasil ”, que tem por objetivo aprimorar a imagem do país no mundo dos negócios. Segundo o ministro das Relações Exteriores, José Serra, o programa busca destacar o Brasil como um...


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