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23 May 2016
Restoring economic growth is the primary mission of the G-20. International commerce — exports, imports, foreign direct investment (FDI), international licensing, technology...
19 May 2016
The European Commission has confirmed plans to submit a proposal to the European Council in June for signing the 28-nation bloc’s trade deal with Canada, amid continued questions over the pact’s potential fate in the ratification stages. The news came as part of a meeting of trade ministers from...
19 May 2016
EU parliamentarians approved a non-legislative resolution last week calling for treating China’s exports to the 28-nation bloc in a “non-standard” way until the Asian economic giant meets EU requirements for being deemed a market economy. The 12 May vote had 546 lawmakers in favour, 28 against, and...
19 May 2016
As countries across the African continent are striving to set in motion the structural transformation of their economies, understood as the shift to higher-value added economic activities, the services sector could play a pivotal role. The economic importance of services has significantly increased...
19 May 2016
If Africa is to fully realise the benefits of development, services must play an enhanced role in its structural transformation and economic growth processes. This will require addressing some of the pitfalls underlying the regulation of Africa’s infrastructure services sector. Services have a...
19 May 2016
What are the business challenges that need to be addressed in the CFTA services negotiations and how to engage with the private sector in this process? Is it possible for the agreement to embrace pro-competitive regulatory disciplines? What are the possible options for a successful conclusion by...
12 May 2016
Two months ahead of the nominating conventions for the US’ main political parties, the remaining presidential contenders continue to escalate their rhetoric on trade deals, including the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP). With leading candidates from both main political parties in open...
24 May 2016
Реализовать потенциал сотрудничества России и стран-членов Ассоциации государств Юго-Восточной Азии (АСЕАН) поможет развитие базы торговых соглашений Евразийского экономического союза (ЕАЭС) со странами региона, в первую очередь с Сингапуром, Индонезией и Таиландом. Об этом заявил первый...
23 May 2016
The International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA, in French: Fédération Internationale des Associations de Transitaires et Assimilés) released on 17 May 2016 a position paper underlining the central importance of logistics in realising Africa’s full trade and development...
23 May 2016
Евразийский экономический союз наращивает темпы по заключению преференциальных и непреференциальных торговых соглашений. Евразийская экономическая комиссия сформирует план-график приоритетности переговоров, сказала член Коллегии (Министр) по торговле ЕЭК Вероника Никишина. В ближайших планах ЕЭК...
21 May 2016
Em declarações dadas na última semana, o novo ministro das Relações Exteriores do Brasil (MRE), José Serra, defendeu mudanças na política comercial do país. Uma reforma institucional do Mercado Comum do Sul (Mercosul) figura entre as prioridades. As palavras do chanceler sugerem uma flexibilização...
20 May 2016
Двенадцатого мая 2016 года в г. Турсунзаде (Таджикистан) состоялась торжественная церемония начала реализации Проекта передачи и торговли электроэнергией Центральная Азия – Южная Азия ( CASA-1000 ). Этот проект станет первым шагом на пути к созданию регионального рынка электроэнергии Центральной и...
20 May 2016
丹尼尔·埃斯蒂[1] 在2015年,可持续性明确成为国际社会的核心价值发展方向。在9月份,联合国大会通过了新的2030年可持续发展议程,该议程包括17个可持续发展目标(SDGs),它们深刻而清晰地规定了国际社会对未来15年经济、环境和社会进步的目标。此外,195个国家在12月齐聚巴黎缔结了新的气候变化协定,该协定加强了温室气体(GHGs)排放的全球应对,多方提交了减少气候变化威胁的重大行动计划。这些承诺使可持续发展成为国际社会“集体征途”[2]的一个基本要素,它们的广度和深度为国际贸易和投资制度创造了挑战与机遇。 作为全球经济治理的重要论坛,二十国集团(...

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