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West Africa makes headway towards harmonized trade-in-services statistics
20 Dec 2019
The Central Bank of West African States congratulates West African partners as they share results of their second full survey on international trade in services.
Nowcast shows international trade and global economy cooling down
10 Dec 2019
The UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics 2019 provides a wide range of statistics and indicators relevant to the analysis of international trade, investment, maritime transport and development.
Côte d'Ivoire banks on reforms to improve investment climate
4 Dec 2019
UNCTAD proposes measures to create sustainable and inclusive long-term growth and address the most pressing development issues facing Ivorians.
Special Investment Policy Monitor indicates that cases where governments rejected foreign investment for national security reason have gained prominence
3 Dec 2019
Distinct FDI screening procedures for national security purposes have become an important investment policy tool in recent years, particularly in developed and emerging economies, reflecting rising political concerns in this area.
Twenty-second UNCTAD-OECD Report on G20 Investment Measures released
21 Nov 2019
The joint UNCTAD-OECD Report, released today, reveals that investment policy making in G20 members has slowed down further during the reporting period (mid-May to mid-October 2019). Only a few G20 Members took investment policy action, and the number of measures was low.
Armenia can aim for several "billion-dollar" export activities by attracting more investment
12 Nov 2019
UNCTAD's investment policy review of Armenia says more reforms are needed to improve the investment climate and achieve economic revolution.
Chad can unlock more investments by diversifying its economy
12 Nov 2019
Higher investment flows could be realized through agriculture and livestock sectors, UNCTAD review shows.
UNCTAD and partners make progress on measuring illicit financial flows
31 Oct 2019
Quantifying the total value of illicit flows that are draining resources for development is a key step in tackling them.
5 ways you can use your buying power to protect our biodiversity
3 Oct 2019
Biodiversity is our world. It's all around us. It's the air we breathe and the food we eat. A rich biodiversity helps the fight against the climate crisis.