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22 02, 2018

ICC BASCAP supports A “Brand” New Day for trademarks

2018-02-23T11:27:28+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|BASCAP, News|

How prepared are brand owners and businesses to adapt to rapidly changing social, technological, and cultural landscapes, both locally and globally? New Delhi, 22 February 2018 An International Trademark Association (INTA) workshop, to take place in India next month, aims to equip participants with the tools brands need to face present and future challenges. [...]

19 02, 2018

Private sector and FBI discuss ethics in Brazilian business

2018-02-19T13:15:32+00:00 February 19th, 2018|Corporate Responsibilty and Anti-corruption, News|

The meeting brought together agents from the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and more than 200 business executives to discuss better compliance policies and international cooperation programmes between the US and Brazil in fraud, corruption and money laundering crimes.

13 02, 2018

E-commerce can make trade more inclusive, but greater coordination is needed

2018-02-13T11:17:45+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Customs and Trade Facilitation, News|

The rise of e-commerce holds huge potential for inclusive growth and development, but the absence of global rules and concerns of some national border administrations could curb the gains for those who need them most.

31 01, 2018

ICC Court and Miami Law International Arbitration Institute team up on major cost study

2018-02-06T18:06:06+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Arbitration and ADR, News|

The results from the first phase of the project will publish in late 2018. A final report will be made available to the public.

26 01, 2018

It’s World Customs Day. Here’s why it matters.

2018-01-26T17:45:59+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Customs and Trade Facilitation, News|

Though many of us associate the role with travels abroad, Customs plays a pivotal role in our global economy. We’re celebrating World Customs Day with our four reasons why Customs matters. Paris, 26 January 2018 1. Securing world trade The sheer scale of international trade is difficult to comprehend. 90% of all trade takes [...]

10 01, 2018

Maritime piracy and armed robbery reaches 22-year low, says IMB report

2018-01-10T10:56:16+00:00 January 10th, 2018|News|

A total of 180 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported to the International Chamber of Commerce’s (ICC) International Maritime Bureau (IMB) in 2017, according to the latest IMB report. London and Kuala Lumpur, 10 January 2018 It is the lowest annual number of incidents since 1995, when 188 reports were [...]

18 12, 2017

One Planet Summit: Key takeaways for business

2017-12-19T16:09:58+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Environment and Energy, Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

On 12 December, global heads of state, mayors, business leaders and major financial actors gathered in Paris on the second anniversary of the Paris Agreement. Here’s what you need to know. Paris, 18 December 2017 The One Planet Summit, convened by President Emmanuel Macron of France, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, and World [...]

14 12, 2017

BASCAP and React to host workshop to protect India’s consumers and economy from counterfeits

2017-12-15T10:49:54+00:00 December 14th, 2017|BASCAP, Global issues & trends, Intellectual Property, News|

The escalating impact of counterfeiting and piracy on India’s economy and society has resulted in an evolution of the role of Customs authorities, from conventional fiscal functions to efforts to protect consumers from hazardous or sub-standard goods, including counterfeits, entering the country. New Dehli, 14 December 2017 To highlight the important role of Customs [...]

11 12, 2017

5 reasons why gender equality in trade matters

2017-12-12T18:03:38+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

Hopes are high for the launch of an historic Declaration on Trade and Gender at the 11th World Trade Organization (WTO) ministerial meeting taking place in Buenos Aires this week. Buenos Aires, 11 December 2017 The declaration – if adopted – will seek to promote a more inclusive trade agenda by enabling more women [...]

11 12, 2017

Forum to highlight business support for WTO

2017-12-12T18:05:07+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

As the World Trade Organisation’s (WTO) 11th ministerial conference kicks off this week in Buenos Aires, Argentina, business is mobilising to support the WTO and its multilateral rules-based approach to trade through the first-ever official “business forum”. Buenos Aires, 11 December 2017 This year, the WTO’s 11th annual ministerial conference takes place at a time [...]

11 12, 2017

What you need to know about climate finance ahead of the One Planet Summit

2017-12-12T18:15:02+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Environment and Energy, Global issues & trends, News|

Two years after that landmark moment when the Paris Agreement was adopted at COP21, the climate spotlight is once again turned towards the French capital for President Macron’s One Planet Summit, co-hosted by Secretary-General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres and President of the World Bank Jim Yong Kim. Paris, 11 December 2017 The [...]

6 12, 2017

ICC is launching its 10th global survey on trade finance. Here’s why your bank should participate

2017-12-06T18:46:10+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Banking, Global issues & trends, News|

It’s once again that special season, where banks from around the world voice their experience and expertise in the ICC Banking Commission flagship trade finance survey. Paris, 6 December 2017 The upcoming report, to be released in April 2018, will be the 10th edition of ICC’s global survey, which informs trade finance practitioners of [...]