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In the past, the Programme on Transnational Corporations was carried out by the United Nations Centre on Transnational Corporations (1975–1992) and the Transnational Corporations and Management Division of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Development (1992–1993 … In 1993, the Programme was transferred to UNCTAD … UNCTAD seeks to further the understanding of the nature of transnational corporations and their contribution to development and to create an enabling environment for …
Date: 06 Jan 1999 Size: 1MB

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development Expert Meeting of LDCs in preparation for the 4th United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries Case study on Ethiopia1 Prepared by Yilma Tewodros Tekleab October 2009 1 The opinions expressed in this report are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of UNCTAD or of the organisations and institutions with which the author may be connected … The document is reproduced in the form and language in which it has been …
Date: 21 Oct 2009 Size: 1MB

United Nations Conference on Trade And Development I N V E S T M E N T F O R S U S T A I N A B L E A N D I N C L U S I V E D E V E L O P M E N T Division on Investment and Enterprise: Results and Impact Report 2015 United Nations Conference on Trade And Development I N V E S T M E N T F O R S U S T A I N A B L E A N D I N C L U S I V E D E V E L O P M E N T Division on Investment and Enterprise: Results and Impact Report 2015 New York and Geneva, 20151 … """"""" "" " ©Copyright"United"Nations"2015" " All"rights …
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Uni t ed Nat ions Conf e r ence on T r ade And De v e lopment The Least Developed Countries Report 2012 Harnessing Remittances and Diaspora Knowledge to Build Productive Capacities UNCTAD/LDC/2012 New York and Geneva, 2013 Chapter 3 Remittances and the LDCs: Magnitide, Impacts and Costs3 CHAPTER Remittances and the LDCs: Magnitude, Impacts and Costs42 The Least Developed Countries Report 2012 A. Introduction In recent years, remittances as a potential source of development finance have received …
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Greenfield FDI projects, announced in 2003-2010(Millions of dollars and number)Greenfield FDI projects, announced in 2003-2010Name of companyEstimated investment ($ million)Estimated jobs createdYearHome countrySectorKey business functionChina Metallurgical Group Corp2 9003 0002009ChinaMetalsExtractionMove One331.64282010United Arab EmiratesTransportationLogistics, distribution & transportationJiangxi Copper172.81592008ChinaMetalsExtractionDelta International167.27682003KyrgyzstanBuilding and …
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RESTRICTED TD/B/50/CRP.1 17 September 2003 ENGLISH AND FRENCH ONLY TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT BOARD Fiftieth session Geneva, 6-17 October 2002 PROGRESS REPORT ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE INTEGRATED FRAMEWORK Note by the UNCTAD secretariat2 INTRODUCTION 1. This report has been prepared by the UNCTAD secretariat pursuant to the decision taken by the Trade and Development Board at its sixteenth … 4. Diagnostic studies have been initiated and are in progress in Burundi, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Guinea and Mali …
Date: 17 Sep 2003 Size: 24KB

Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Democratic Republic of the Congo Denmark Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon … Chad China Comoros Congo Côte d’Ivoire Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Democratic Republic of the Congo Djibouti Egypt Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Ethiopia Fiji Gabon Gambia Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau India Indonesia Iran (Islamic Republic of …
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DEFINITIONS AND SOURCES 245 A. General definitions 1. Transnational corporations Transnational corporations (TNCs) are incorporated or unincorporated enterprises comprising parent enterprises and their foreign affiliates … A parent enterprise is defined as an enterprise that controls assets of other entities in countries other than its home country, usually by owning a certain equity capital stake … An equity capital stake of 10% or more of the ordinary shares or voting power for an incorporated …
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UNITED NATIONS NATIONS UNIES UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT CONFÉRENCE DES NATIONS UNIES SUR LE COMMERCE ET LE DÉVELOPPEMENT MANUEL DE STATISTIQUES DE LA CNUCED UNCTAD HANDBOOK OF STATISTICS 2006UNITED NATIONS PUBLICATION Sales No. E/F.07.II.D.2 ISBN 978-92-1-012063-0 ISSN 0251-9461 TD/STAT.31 … …
Date: 07 Jan 2007 Size: 2MB

UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT SELECTED SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT TRENDS IN THE LEAST DEVELOPED COUNTRIES 2018 Geneva, 2018UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT SELECTED SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT TRENDS IN THE LEAST … in 2016 $655 in 2017 5 LDCs attained SDG target 8.1* in 2017: Bangladesh Djibouti Ethiopia Myanmar Nepal *at least +7% GDP growth per annum in the LDCsSelected Sustainable Development Trends in the LDCs 2018 3 After weathering reasonably well the …
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3UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT Geneva Statistical Profiles of the Least Developed Countries UNITED NATIONS New York and Geneva, 2005 Prepared by the UNCTAD secretariat2 Explanatory notes 1. The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area, or of its … Djibouti 11 …
Date: 01 Jan 2006 Size: 2MB

UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT Foreign Direct Investment in LDCs: ii Lessons Learned from the Decade 2001–2010 and the Way Forward NOTE As the focal point in the United Nations system …
Date: 05 Feb 2011 Size: 5MB

UNCTAD/RMT(2000)/1 UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT Geneva REVIEW OF MARITIME TRANSPORT 2000 Annexe: I. Classification of Countries and Territories II … St. Helena Sao Tome and Principe Senegal Sierra Leone Togo Code 8.3 Eastern Africa Burundi Comoros Djibouti Eritrea Ethiopia Kenya Madagascar Malawi Mauritius Mozambique Reunion Seychelles Somalia Sudan Uganda United Republic of Tanzania Zambia Code … The group comprises Bahamas, Bermuda, Cyprus, Liberia, Malta, Panama and Vanuatu …
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ANNEX TABLES A1 ANNEX TABLES Table 1. FDI flows, by region and economy, 2009−2014 … A3 Table 2. FDI stock, by region and economy, 1990, 2000, 2014 … A7 Table 3. Value of cross-border M&As, by region/economy of seller/purchaser, 2008−2014 … A11 Table 4. Value of cross-border M&As, by sector/industry, 2008−2014 … A14 Table 5. Cross-border M&A deals worth over $3 billion completed in 2014 … A15 Table 6. Value of announced greenfield FDI projects, by source/destination, 2008−2014 …
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List of annex tables available on the UNCTAD website, www.unctad.org/wir ANNEX TABLES184 World Investment Report 2018 Investment and New Industrial Policies Annex table 1. FDI ows, by region and economy, 2012−2017 (Millions of dollars) FDI inflows FDI outflows Region/economy 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Worlda 1 574 712 1 425 377 1 338 532 1 921 306 1 867 533 1 429 807 1 369 508 1 380 875 1 262 007 1 621 890 1 473 283 1 429 972 Developed economies …
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UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENTUNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT Geneva, 2018ii © 2018, United Nations All rights reserved worldwide Requests to reproduce excerpts or to photocopy should be addressed to the Copyright Clearance Center at copyright.com. All other queries on rights and licences, including subsidiary rights, should be addressed to: United Nations Publications, 300 East 42nd Street, New York, New York 10017, United States of America Email …
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Annex I. Classification of countries and territories a b c d 172 Review of Maritime Transport 2011 I. Developed economies Code 1 Bermuda Saint Pierre and Miquelon Canada United States of America Greenland Code 2 Andorra Latvia Austria Lithuania … Senegal Guinea Sierra Leone Guinea-Bissau Togo Liberia Code 6.3 Burundi Mozambique Eastern Africa Comoros Rwanda Djibouti Seychelles Eritrea Somalia Ethiopia Sudan Kenya Uganda Madagascar United Republic of Tanzania Malawi Zambia Mauritius Zimbabwe …
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Area (‘000 km2): 1 140.0 Population (millions): 2001 64.5 Capital city: Addis Ababa Official language: Amharic Currency: Birr Exchange rate (period average): 2001 Birr8.5331=$1 GDP in current prices (millions of dollars): 2000 6 390.9 Exports of goods and … FDI inflows, 1985-2001 (Millions of dollars) Sudan Eritrea Yemen Kenya Somalia Djibouti Addis AbabaCross-border M&As, sales and purchases, 1987-2001 (Millions of dollars) Largest cross-border M&A deals, 1987-2001 Value Acquired company Industry …
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Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad Comoros Congo, Republic of Congo, Democratic Republic of Côte d'Ivoire Djibouti Egypt Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Ethiopia Gabon Gambia, The Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Kenya Lesotho Liberia Libya Madagascar … Alessandro Sanches-Pereira from the Research Group on Bioenergy (GBio) at São Paulo University (USP) prepared this report under the guidance of Henrique Pacini and Malick Kane from the UNCTAD secretariat, under the supervision of Bonapas Onguglo …
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Its main goals are to maximize the trade, investment and development opportunities of developing countries, to help them face challenges arising from globalization, and to help them integrate into the world economy on an equitable basis … UNCTAD s membership currently includes 188 member States … Its secretariat is located in Geneva, Switzerland, and forms part of the United Nations Secretariat … The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) is the world business organization … It is the only body that …
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