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Japan disregards resolution limiting scientific whaling

Japan on Thursday announced its intention to continue whaling in the Southern Ocean – an area encircling Antarctica – despite a recent International Whaling Commission (IWC) resolution to tighten restrictions on whaling for scientific purposes.The decision ... [Published ICTSD - 8 hours ago]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Bridges China Dialogue 2014

The 2014 Bridges China Dialogue takes place in the new global context: the multilateral trading system is in a process of implementing the Bali Package and developing its post-Bali work programme; regional and mega-regional negotiations are taking an ... [Published ICTSD - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Coherence in the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Ricardo MELÉNDEZ-ORTIZ is co-founder of ICTSD and has been its Chief Executive since 1996. Previously, he co-founded and was General Director of Fundación Futuro Latinoamericano (Quito). He has represented Colombia as a negotiator in several multilateral ... [Published ICTSD - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

South Africa voluntarily suspends citrus exports to the EU

South Africa has suspended its exports of citrus fruit to the European Union (EU). The voluntary decision by the South African Citrus Growers’ Association (CGA) occurred on September 8, 2014, and takes immediate effect with respect to all citrus fruit ... [Published ICTSD - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Ethiopia envisages entry into the COMESA Fee Trade Area

The government of Ethiopia is calling for an entry into the free trade area (FTA) of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) in order to benefit from preferential trade between member countries. Although Ehtiopia is a member of COMESA, ... [Published ICTSD - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Australia scraps mining tax

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott last week successfully repealed the nation’s tax on mining company profits, a levy introduced by the previous Labor government in 2012.After a seeming political stalemate around the repeal legislation since July, ... [Published ICTSD - Sep 09 2014]
Entities: Mining, Australia, Taxes
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Ensuring a positive contribution of trade policy to climate action towards COP 21

Michael Froman was sworn in as the 11th United States Trade Representative (USTR) on June 21, 2013. As USTR, he is President Obama’s principal advisor, negotiator and spokesperson on international trade and investment issues.Ambassador Froman leads the ... [Published ICTSD - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

The WIPO Development Agenda+10 and beyond

The global innovation and intellectual property landscape is witnessing rapid and far reaching changes. This dialogue is the first in a series of multi-stakeholder dialogues aimed reflecting on these changes and their possible implications for international ... [Published ICTSD - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Innovation, IP and the role of informal sectors in Africa’s development

Mr. Taffere Tesfachew was appointed as Director, Division for Africa, Least Developed Countries and Special Programmes at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) in October 2011.Mr. Tesfachew previously held the position as Chief ... [Published ICTSD - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Services Trade – Why it matters to Africans?

Vinaye Ancharaz is Senior Development Economist. Prior to joining the ICTSD, Mr Ancharaz was a Principal Research Economist in the Development Research Department of the African Development Bank. In that capacity, he managed the African Economic Outlook ... [Published ICTSD - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

When Anybody can Trade with Everybody

Mr. José Manuel Salazar-Xirinachs was appointed Executive Director of the International Labour Organization’s Employment Sector in August 2005. Previous to joining the ILO Mr Salazar Xirinachs was Chief Trade Advisor and Director of the Trade Unit (in ... [Published ICTSD - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Connections and coherence in a universal Post-2015 Development Agenda

Ricardo MELÉNDEZ-ORTIZ is co-founder of ICTSD and has been its Chief Executive since 1996. Previously, he co-founded and was General Director of Fundación Futuro Latinoamericano (Quito). He has represented Colombia as a negotiator in several multilateral ... [Published ICTSD - Sep 05 2014]

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Japan disregards resolution limiting scientific... [Published ICTSD - 8 hours ago]
Bridges China Dialogue 2014 [Published ICTSD - Sep 19 2014]
Coherence in the Post-2015 Development Agenda [Published ICTSD - Sep 17 2014]
South Africa voluntarily suspends citrus export... [Published ICTSD - Sep 16 2014]
Ethiopia envisages entry into the COMESA Fee Tr... [Published ICTSD - Sep 15 2014]
Ensuring a positive contribution of trade polic... [Published ICTSD - Sep 09 2014]
Australia scraps mining tax [Published ICTSD - Sep 09 2014]
The WIPO Development Agenda+10 and beyond [Published ICTSD - Sep 08 2014]
Services Trade – Why it matters to Africans? [Published ICTSD - Sep 05 2014]
Innovation, IP and the role of informal sectors... [Published ICTSD - Sep 05 2014]
Connections and coherence in a universal Post-2... [Published ICTSD - Sep 05 2014]
When Anybody can Trade with Everybody [Published ICTSD - Sep 05 2014]
ICTSD at the 2014 WTO Public Forum [Published ICTSD - Sep 04 2014]
EU-Morrocco fisheries agreement goes ahead, con... [Published ICTSD - Aug 29 2014]
Propiedad Intelectual Competencia y Aspectos Re... [Published ICTSD - Aug 25 2014]
New research confirms surge in African elephant... [Published ICTSD - Aug 25 2014]
Black Cat or White Cat: Chinese Trade Policy at... [Published ICTSD - Aug 21 2014]
International Trade and Sustainable Development... [Published ICTSD - Aug 19 2014]
Implications of TPP for China and India [Published ICTSD - Aug 19 2014]
Energy investment pledges unveiled at US-Africa... [Published ICTSD - Aug 11 2014]
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