Chambers of commerce from over 100 countries are expected to participate in the 12th edition of the World Chambers Congress next month. The Congress, which takes place in Dubai from 23-25 November, is a headline event in the chamber calendar and is set to look at the evolving role of chambers in the digital age.
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ICC and ECA open continental Centre of Entrepreneurship to support next generation of African entrepreneurs
ICC and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa ECA have launched the ICC-ECA Centre of Entrepreneurship. First hubs were announced in Ghana, Kenya, Morocco and Nigeria to inspire innovation and improve the business environment for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Africa.
ICC and its World Chambers Federation (WCF) have announced finalists of the 2021 World Chambers Competition. The 16 shortlisted chambers will present their pioneering initiatives during the 12th World Chambers Congress, which is set to take place in Dubai from 23-25 November.
In recent months, the ICC Centre of Entrepreneurship has expanded its operations by hiring an executive coordinator and releasing a community workshop report.
Bandar Abbas Chamber, Irish Chambers of Commerce, Los Angeles Area Chamber and the New Zealand Chambers of Commerce are the latest members to enter the International Certificate of Origin (CO) Accreditation Chain, managed by ICC’s World Chamber Federation (WCF).
ICC has announced the promotion of ICC International Court of Arbitration Counsel Diamana Diawara to Regional Director for Africa.
An inaugural meeting of the ICC Regional Action Network for the Caribbean took place on 28 April, uniting chambers of commerce and private sector leaders for discussions to help shape a path to end the pandemic in the region.
ICC and B2BeeMatch have partnered to empower women entrepreneurs globally through a tailored matchmaking platform for entrepreneurs and small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
From setting the gold standard for international advertising self-regulation since 1937 to enabling businesses to integrate ethics and compliance considerations into their operations, ICC plays a leading role in enabling high standards of corporate governance based on ethical business practices.
ICC and Mind the Bridge announced the official launch of the 2021 Corporate Startup Stars competition as part of the MENA Digital Scaleup Summit in Dubai.