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Successful trade-in-biodiversity cases shown at CITES meeting
21 Dec 2018
UNCTAD's BioTrade Initiative champions companies whose business model benefits of both the planet's plants and animals and people.
Ethiopia launches online investment guide to stimulate FDI
20 Dec 2018
Investors hoping to benefit from one of Africa's fastest-growing economies get easy access to reliable and up-to-date information with a new iGuide to Ethiopia.
Tackling trade in trying times
19 Dec 2018
Trade is an unspoken element in the Paris Agreement, yet it will have broad impacts on climate change-focused nationally determined contributions.
Mauritania rolls out the welcome mat to investors with new iGuide
17 Dec 2018
UNCTAD is helping investors put their money into Mauritania with an up-to-date online guide that covers all the bases.
UNCTAD releases its latest Investment Policy Monitor
7 Dec 2018
The new Monitor finds that 29 countries took 49 investment policy measures from May to October 2018. The ratio of new investment restrictions and regulations stood at 30 percent over the first ten months of 2018, which is the highest figure since 2010.
FDI gains strengthen Lebanon's position as a regional hub
5 Dec 2018
Cosmopolitan and well-located Lebanon aims to boost employment and drive development of the country's information economy through foreign investment.
Cabo Verde seeks 'all-inclusive' economic development
4 Dec 2018
A decade after the African island nation graduated from least developed country status, it now seeks to diversify foreign investment flows and strengthen local producer linkages.
Q&A: Shipping and the environment
20 Nov 2018
With international shipping carrying more than 80% of world trade by volume, the international community must ensure that maritime transport responds to the challenges of climate change.
Experts say trade in biodiversity offers win-win scenario
16 Nov 2018
The sustainable and innovative commercialization of native plants and animals can reduce poverty and protect resources, experts agreed in Egypt.