Sixtieth session of Trade and Development Board opens 15 Sep -
UNCTAD's Trade and Development Board opened, with major addresses being given by the new Secretary-General and by the President of the thirteenth session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD XIII).
High-level debate: UNCTAD 'beyond the curve' 15 Sep -
The Trade and Development Board has heard the Tunisian Minister of Trade, UNCTAD's Secretary-General, and two other agency chiefs discuss "UNCTAD and new patterns of trade and development".
UNCTAD well-placed to participate in development dialogue 15 Sep -
The continuing fallout from the global financial and economic crises requires collective solutions and innovative thinking, and UNCTAD intends to engage pragmatically with member States to achieve this goal, the organization’s new Secretary-General said this morning.
UNCTAD Chief says investment outlook subdued, urges investment for sustainable development 08 Sep -
UNCTAD Secretary-General Mukhisa Kituyi warned Sunday that the road to global investment recovery remains bumpy, with investors reluctant to expand their businesses in the face of widespread economic fragility and policy uncertainty. According to the UNCTAD World Investment Report, global foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2012 contracted by 18 per cent.