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Global economy needs policy overhaul to move beyond sixth straight year of sluggish growth
21 Sep 2016
Getting the world economy back on track requires that global leaders use bolder macroeconomic policies, strengthened regulation of finance and active industrial policies, says UNCTAD Trade and Development Report.
International Day for South-South Cooperation
13 Sep 2016
The United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation is annually observed on September 12.
Vietnamese entrepreneur wins prestigious business award, part of UNCTAD 14
21 Jul 2016
A women entrepreneur from Viet Nam received gold at the EMPRETEC Women in Business Awards 2016 on Thursday in recognition of her business success, one of 100 women nominated for the awards.
Dominican Republic to finalize an action plan to implement its National Entrepreneurship Strategy
12 Apr 2016
UNCTAD, in collaboration with the Ministry of Industry and Commerce of the Dominican Republic, organized a workshop on entrepreneurship policy from 11-12 March 2016, in order to finalize an action plan to implement the National Entrepreneurship Strategy.
International Day of Happiness
20 Mar 2016
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said in 2015: "The pursuit of happiness is serious business". Nowadays this "business" is carefully measured and is used as a barometer of life quality. In fact, many argue that "happiness" combines to give a better picture of human wellbeing than do other individual indicators, such as, income, poverty, education, health or good government.