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China Invests Abroad

CHINA IS NOW the second largest investing economy. This reflects Beijing’s ‘Go Global’ policy that delivered a surge of cross-border M&A purchases in manufacturing and services by Chinese firms last year while individuals stepped up their purchases of real estate in developed countries. 811 more words


UNCTAD Report: Robust FDI inflows to Egypt in 2016 on back of major oil & gas discoveries

Egypt witnessed robust foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows in 2016, boosted by the hydrocarbon sector, a recent report issued by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) found. 204 more words

MOHAP presents healthcare IT vision at WSIS 2017

Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) presented its healthcare IT journey since 1996 and the UAE’s 2021 vision of achieving a world class healthcare system, during its participation at the World Summit on the Information Society Forum (WSIS) 2017. 8 more words

The Unwavering Presence of Mobiles and the Mini War of Words

by Simran Sharma

The committee commenced with the discussion of the agenda “Unilateral trade sanctions and its implications on development.”

Vice-chair of the committee briefed all the delegates regarding the agenda. 509 more words


Fair Trade of Ideas in UNCTAD

by Simran Sharma

The committee commenced with a reminder from the Delegate of China, that the day’s session would mainly focus on finding and implementing solutions on Unilateral Trade Sanctions. 388 more words


The continued lack of adequate investment protection in Europe

Nikos Lavranos, Secretary General, EFILA

Recently, the UNCTAD Investment Division announced that it had “completed its regular semi-annual update of the Investment Dispute Settlement Navigator… 808 more words