11 octubre 2019

Boosting business competitiveness in Africa with IP and innovation

    By McLean Sibanda, Managing Director, Bigen Global Limited, Harare, Zimbabwe, and Professor Tom Peter Migun Ogada, Executive Director, African Centre for Technology Studies and Chairman of the...
    11 octubre 2019

    WTO – World Trade Report sees increasing role for services trade, need for global cooperation

      World Trade Report sees increasing role for services trade, need for global cooperation The 2019 edition of the WTO’s World Trade Report highlights that services...
      9 octubre 2019

      WTO DG Azevêdo says trading system needs to adapt to a rapidly changing world

        In his welcome remarks to the Opening Plenary of the 2019 Public Forum on 8 October, WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo underscored the need to adapt...
        9 octubre 2019

        The World Bank: Global Value Chains Have Spurred Growth but Momentum Is Flagging

          Report Shows Path for Developing Countries to Achieve Better Growth Outcomes In an era of slowing trade and growth, developing countries can achieve better outcomes...
          5 octubre 2019

          Samoa Pathway Mid-Term Review: How tech is helping small island countries

            *The following is the Executive Summary of ITU’s new report entitled “Small island developing states (SIDS) and ICTs: Mid-term review of the Samoa Pathway.”   Information...
            2 octubre 2019

            WIPO DG Francis Gurry highlights organization’s achievements, outlines challenges raised by new technologies

              WIPO Director General Francis Gurry reported excellent results in the Organization’s global intellectual property (IP) services and finances while noting that record demand for IP rights, driven by...
              2 octubre 2019

              ITU issues guidance on the adoption of blockchain

                “We are providing potential blockchain adopters with a clear view of this new technology and how it could best be applied,” says Wei Kai, China...
                1 octubre 2019

                ITC – Women in Europe largely under-represented in international trade, study finds

                Only 20% of exporting companies in the European Union are owned, led or managed by women. Women are under-represented among EU companies in the agriculture...
                27 septiembre 2019

                UN Secretary-General’s task force issues interim report of findings on power of fintech to advance sustainable development

                  Report from public/private consortium reflects months of intensive global consultations, calls for policy and governance to empower “citizen financiers” United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) chief...