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Amid growing hostility to free trade and open markets, ICC is seeking to make a positive case for trade as a driver of jobs, growth and opportunity.

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#11WCC: Rethinking education - Skills for the global economy of the future

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

#11WCC: The SDGs and climate change - Thriving in a low carbon economy

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

#11WCC - Building fair and transparent markets for all

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

#11WCC - Envisioning a digitally-enabled world

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

#11WCC: A world disrupted - Pioneering new paths for a shared future

Maritime piracy incidents down in Q3, yet Gulf of Guinea remains a hot spot

The International Chamber of Commerce International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) report for the third quarter of 2019 demonstrates fewer incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships than the first nine months of 2018.

Five takeaways from the ICC Banking Commission’s Technical Meeting

ICC Banking Commission hosted its annual technical meeting in Paris covering digital rules, standards for trade finance and updates from key working groups and task forces.

ICC issues recommendations to reform global trade

Recognising the challenges, criticism and unprecedented pressure faced by the World Trade Organization (WTO) system, the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has unveiled a groundbreaking set of recommendations to guide the future of international trade.

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ICC, an authorised institution under China-Hong Kong arrangement on interim relief

The Asia Office (Hong Kong) of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) International Court of Arbitration has been confirmed by the Supreme People’s Court of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and the Hong Kong SAR Government as a qualified institution for the purposes of the Arrangement concerning Mutual Assistance in Court-ordered Interim Measures in Aid of Arbitral Proceedings by the Courts of the Mainland and of the HKSAR (“Arrangement”).

The International Chamber of Commerce has launched Incoterms® 2020, an update of the renowned regulations that define the responsibilities of buyers and sellers operating in the international trade system.

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