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21 Azevêdo reports progress on Doha work programme, asks members to focus on what is “doable”
( WTO News )

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Good morning everyone.

Let me welcome you to the thirty-sixth formal meeting of the Trade Negotiations Committee.

Before we start I would like to say two things.

First, I want to welcome Seychelles, who join us here as the 161st member of our organization.

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22 Azevêdo underlines trade role in leveraging economic growth and development
( WTO News )

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Thank you all for coming. You’ve seen the press release, so I’ll run through a few of the main headlines before handing over to Bob Koopman — who joined us towards the end of last year as our new Chief Economist.

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23 Azevedo: 2015 a pivotal year for trade and the environment
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Executive Director Achim Steiner,

Executive Secretary Rolph Payet,

Secretary-General John Scanlon,

Mr Adrian Macey,

Distinguished guests,

Ladies and gentlemen,

Welcome to the WTO.

Environmental issues are woven into the history of this organisation.

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24 Azevêdo: WTO has achieved a great deal over 20 years but “there is much, much more to do”
( WTO News )

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Monsieur Abdelilah Benkirane, Chef du gouvernement,

Monsieur Rachid Talbi Alami, Président de l’Union Parlementaire Africaine,

Monsieur Moulay Hafid Elalamy — Ministre de l’Industrie, du Commerce, de l’Investissement et de l’Économie numérique,

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25 Bangladesh celebrates 40 years of independence
( UN Agencies and Other Departments )

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26 Boards With Women Good For Business
( Global Development )

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8 August 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Credit Suisse has analyzed more than 2,500 companies across the globe and found that, "companies with more than one woman on the board have outperformed those with no women on the board by 26 percent since 2005."

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27 BRICS, Pushing Politics & the Economy
( Global Development )

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29 March 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Accounting for about 25% of the world's gross domestic product (GDP) in 2010 and a 15% share in global trading in that same year

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28 Bulgaria Sets Up a New Partnership Framework with World Bank Group
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29 Business-As-Usual Not Conducive for Sustainable Growth, UN Body Says
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12 September 2014, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – Six years after the global financial crisis, the world economy has still not returned to a sustainable level of economic growth, a new report from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development says.

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30 Can Eco-tourism Be a Pillar of the Dominican Republic's Economy?
( Global Development )

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2 September 2014, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – Tourism offers promises of wealth and opportunity to many small island nations who are otherwise paralyzed by other factors. But balancing the need for economic growth with environmental factors is a challenge for many states.

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31 Ceo’s Debate Economic Reform At Clinton Global Initiative
( Global Development )

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24 September 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - Some of the world's sharpest business minds called for healthier relationships between government and the private sector on Monday.

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32 China pledges USD 500,000 to support WTO accession and least-developed countries
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Initiated in July 2011 under the WTO’s Aid for Trade initiative, the China Programme aims to enable least-developed countries (LDCs) to better integrate into the global economy by strengthening their participation in WTO activities and helping th...

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33 China's Patent Office Now Largest In The World
( Global Development )

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12 December 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - The United Nations specialized agency – World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) released a new report on Tuesday revealing that while the global economy continues on a sluggish rate,

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34 China’s Slower Economy a “New Normal,” IMF Says
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20 August 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – Slower but more sustainable growth will become the "new normal" for China's economy, experts at the International Monetary Fund have said, suggesting that the period of double-digit growth figures driven by export-led policies are over.

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35 CIFA brings Ethics back to Global Financial System
( Global Development )

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1 May 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - For the last ten years the Convention of Independent Financial Advisors (CIFA) has been a catalyst for the protection of the rights of the investor.

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36 Civil Society Expresses Discontent With Att Text
( Global Development )

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26 Mach 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - As the final round of talks wind down, advocates are becoming restless about the UN's adoption of an arms trade treaty (ATT).

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37 Commission modernises EU customs procedures
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38 Crumbling Infrastructure Hurting Global Economy
( Global Development )

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16 May 2012, New York, USA | Connor Schratz - When an economy slows down, its investments in its own infrastructure are often the first to suffer.

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39 DDG Shark urges support for three more accessions by Nairobi Conference
( WTO News )

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Ministers,

Distinguished Guests,

Ladies and Gentlemen,

On behalf of Director-General Roberto Azevêdo and the membership of the World Trade Organization (WTO), I would like to express appreciation to the Government of Tajikistan for hosting this Third China Round Table.

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40 Determined Government Rule Way to Trade Recovery
( UN Reports )

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10 September 2014, New York, USA | South-South News - The economic crisis that hit our world in 2007 has paralyzed the global economy, and many countries are still struggl...

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