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19 July 2018
Pressure is mounting on a small group of countries in relation to a patent disclosure of origin requirement for genetic resources in the WIPO IGC. Ratifications and accessions...
19 July 2018
Leaders from the EU and Japan signed a sweeping free trade accord in Tokyo, Japan, on Tuesday 17 July, touting the accord as a testament of their support for the rules-based, multilateral trading system in a time of heightened global trade tensions and as an economic boon for producers and...
19 July 2018
Chinese and EU leaders met in Beijing, China, on Monday 16 July for a high-level summit, which saw them affirm their support for a rules-based trading system with the WTO at its core, establish a working group on reforming the organisation, and confirm key advances in a separate negotiating process...
5 July 2018
While economic ties between China and African countries have vastly expanded over the past decades, falling commodity prices and rising debt levels risk reversing this process. Can China’s Belt and Road Initiative reinvigorate the relationship? Economic links between China and Africa have increased...
5 July 2018
As Chinese firms and capital play an increasingly dominant role in African infrastructure development, what are the potential opportunities for promoting sustainable development? And what social and environmental risks could this trend entail? Across African cities, Chinese-emblazoned signs litter...
29 June 2018
A border carbon adjustment could be applied to countries who currently do not have a carbon price on pollution. Revenues from these taxes could be used towards environmental and...
22 June 2018
The fourth industrial revolution is transforming the productive matrix around the world: accelerated automation will affect integration and trade in Latin America. Latin America...
18 June 2018
World Trade Organization rules can be used affirmatively to combat climate change by imposing new and more specific trade disciplines on fossil fuel subsidies. Decisions must be...
11 June 2018
Continued expansion of the multilateral agenda through the World Trade Organization’s Trade Facilitation Agreement and beyond, or Facilitation 2.0, represents a coherent basis for...
20 July 2018
A Câmara de Comércio Exterior do Brasil (CAMEX) anunciou, em 17 de julho, a realização de estudos para avaliar a solidez jurídica de questionamentos feitos pela China junto à Organização Mundial do Comércio (OMC). A decisão foi aprovada por unanimidade no Conselho de Ministros da CAMEX, que reúne...
20 July 2018
В рамках Политического форума высокого уровня по устойчивому развитию представители ООН предупредили участников встречи о недостаточном количестве принимаемых мер по достижению Целей устойчивого развития (ЦУР). По данным ООН, за последние три года возросло число недоедающих с 777 млн человек до 815...
18 July 2018
Члены ВТО провели двухгодичный обзор торговой и макроэкономической политики Китая 11–13 июля 2018 г. в Женеве. Обзор торговой политики Китая, одного из четырех крупнейших в мире участников международной торговли, проходит каждые два года, но с 2019 г. этот интервал изменится на три года. Члены ВТО...
18 July 2018
Entre el 9 y 13 de julio, China y Panamá realizaron su primera ronda de negociaciones para la implementación de un tratado de libre comercio (TLC) entre ambos países. En estos días China también ha acordado con funcionarios de Perú realizar una modernización del TLC que se encuentra vigente entre...

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