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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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CHAPTER4 Post-Graduation Processes and Challenges UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT The path to graduation and beyond: Making the most of the process THE LEAST DEVELOPED COUNTRIES REPORT 2016126 The Least Developed Countries Report 2016 A. Introduction Since the adoption of the 2011 Programme of Action for the Least Developed Countries for the Decade 2011–2020 (the Istanbul Programme of Action (IPoA)), the feasibility of its graduation target has received considerable attention …
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Value of cross-border M&A purchases, by region/economy of purchaser, 1990–2015 11 … Value of cross-border M&A sales, by sector/industry, 1990–2015 14 … Cross-border M&A deals worth over $1 billion completed in 2015 18 … Value of announced greenfield FDI projects, by source, 2003–2015 19 … Number of announced greenfield FDI projects, by destination, 2003–2015 23 … The world’s top 100 non-financial MNEs, ranked by foreign assets, 2015 25 … The top 100 non-financial MNEs from developing and transition economies …
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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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W HAT ARE THE LEAST DEVELOPED COUNTRIES … The list is reviewed every three years by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), in the light of recommendations by the Committee for Development Policy (CDP … The criteria underlying the current list of LDCs are: (a) A low income, as measured by the gross domestic product (GDP) per capita; (b) Weak human assets, as measured by a composite index (Augmented Physical Quality of Life Index) based on indicators of: (i) nutrition (per capita calorie intake as a …
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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 …
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Restricted 18 July 2007 Original: English English and French only Trade and Development Board Fifty-fourth session Geneva, 1–11 October 2007 Item 4 of the provisional agenda Progress report on the implementation of the Integrated Framework for Trade-related Technical Assistance to Least Developed Countries Note by the UNCTAD secretariat Introduction 1. This note has been prepared by the UNCTAD secretariat pursuant to decision 445 (EX-16) of the Trade and Development Board, in which the UNCTAD …
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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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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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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development World Investment Report United Nations New York and Geneva, 2003 2003 FDI Policies for Development: National and International Perspectives Annexes UNCTAD/WIR/2003ANNEXES186 World Investment Report 2003 FDI Policies for Development: National and International PerspectivesANNEX A 187 Annex table A.I.1. The world’s top 100 non-financial TNCs, ranked by foreign assets, 2001a (Millions of dollars and number of employees) Ranking in 2001: Ranking in …
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TD/STAT.27 UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT Geneva UNCTAD HANDBOOK OF STATISTICS __________________ CONFERENCE DES NATIONS UNIES SUR LE COMMERCE ET LE DEVELOPPEMENT Genève MANUEL DE STATISTIQUES DE LA CNUCED 2002 PART SEVEN SEPTIEME PARTIE UNITED NATIONS New York and Geneva 2002 NATIONS UNIES New York et Genève1970-90 1990-00 Thousands Milliers km2 Inhabitants per km2 Habitants par km2 Millions of dollars Millions de dollars WORLD 6056715 1.8 1.4 135586199 45 31362624 5178 …
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The current account, within the balance of payments, displays the transactions between residents and non-residents of a reporting economy, involving economic values, namely the cross-national exchange of goods and services as well as cross-national transfers of primary and secondary income … The current account balance shows the difference between the sum of exports and income receivable and the sum of imports and income payable, where … These economies were: Djibouti, Guinea, and Sierra Leone …
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ACTIVITIES REPORT 2013-2014 UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT Division for Africa, Least Developed Countries and Special ProgrammesP R O S P E R I T Y F O R A L L The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), which was established by the General Assembly in 1964, is the United Nations body responsible for dealing with development issues as they relate to international trade – the main driver of development … The goals of UNCTAD are to maximize the trade …
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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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Chapter 2 Agricultural Productivity: Developments, Determinants and Impacts New York and Geneva, 2015 The Least Developed Countries Report 2015 Transforming Rural Economies UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT UNCTAD/LDC/20152 CHAPTER Agricultural Productivity: Developments, Determinants and Impacts40 The Least Developed Countries Report 2015 A. Introduction The level and growth of agricultural productivity are critical both to the wellbeing of the population of the least …
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The study shows that these elements are relevant for Djibouti too … As the main trade artery for the two countries, it is important that the Ethiopia–Djibouti corridor be conducive and guided by the principle of a win-win situation … focused on making the trading environment of both countries more efficient, and recommended that improvements be made in the logistical performance of the Djibouti–Ethiopia corridor that links Addis Ababa with Djibouti and the ports of Djibouti
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UNCTAD Ad Hoc Expert Meeting on Assessing Port Performance Room XVI Palais des Nations Geneva, Switzerland 12 December 2012 UNCTAD TrainForTrade Port Training Programme by Mark Assaf Officer-in-Charge of the Human Resources Development Section … CERTIFIED PTP-FRE Modules 1-8 109 Bénin 130 7 107 Pedagogic Workshop 125 Cameroun 165 8 150 E-learning Workshop 130 Comores 5 1* 5 Total 364 Djibouti 24 1 15 Gabon 70 4 65 Guinée 75 5 63 Sénégal 112 8 107 Togo 74 5 75 Tunisie 25 2 21 Cambodia 52 3 45 …
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MANUEL HANDBOOK UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT CONFÉRENCE DES NATIONS UNIES SUR LE COMMERCE ET LE DÉVELOPPEMENT UNITED NATIONS New York and Geneva NATIONS UNIES New York et Genèveii NOTE Symbols of United Nations documents are composed of capital letters combined with figures … Mention of such a symbol indicates a reference to a United Nations document … General disclaimer The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the …
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