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ICC and UNCTAD pledge to work together on 2030 development agenda

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The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) have pledged to strengthen their work maximizing the benefits of international trade and investment for economic and social development.

Asian chambers prepare for Nepal economic revolution

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Rona Yircali, Chair of ICC World Chambers Federation (WCF) called on the business community of Nepal, located between to the two giant rising economies of Asia, China and India, to prepare itself for the future dynamism and growth in the region.

ICC and UNCTAD to strengthen collaboration

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During a meeting at the UNCTAD Commission on Investment, Technology and Related Financial Issues, ICC Secretary General Guy Sebban signaled the need for closer cooperation at all levels between the two organizations, especially to promote investment.

Africans must share in globalization’s benefits

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Johannesburg By Maria Livanos Cattaui Globalization is good for most of the world's citizens. The snag is that its benefits are unevenly felt and have yet to reach millions of ordinary people in Africa and other developing regions.

Global investment flows are higher than ever

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Inflows of foreign direct investment are likely to exceed $1,000 billion this year compared with last year's figure of $865 billion, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development reports. This compares with only $58 billion as recently as 1982.