Global issues & trends

11 05, 2018

The onus is on business to drive more inclusive trade

2018-05-14T10:53:03+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

In his first speaking engagement as ICC Secretary General, Mr Denton put the onus on business to help drive transition to a more inclusive trading system.

4 05, 2018

Business turns to customs reform amid historic trade uncertainty

2018-05-07T15:58:13+00:00 May 4th, 2018|Customs and Trade Facilitation, Global issues & trends, News|

Common-sense reforms that make trading easier and faster can have a greater impact than removing every tariff in the world.

27 04, 2018

ICC Secretary General John Danilovich reflects on four transformational years at ICC

2018-04-27T16:09:56+00:00 April 27th, 2018|Global issues & trends, News|

John Danilovich, a former US Ambassador and past Chief Executive Officer of the Millennium Challenge Corporation, steps down from his role as Secretary General of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) at the end of April. Paris, 27 April 2018 In March, Mr Danilovich was awarded the ICC Merchants of Peace Award for his [...]

27 04, 2018

ICC welcomes NIPRC signing of Declaration of Intent to Prevent the Maritime Transport of Counterfeit

2018-04-27T10:03:53+00:00 April 27th, 2018|BASCAP, Global issues & trends, News|

The US National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center (NIPRC) has become the latest signatory of the historic Declaration of Intent to Prevent the Maritime Transport of Counterfeit Goods (DOI).

26 04, 2018

World IP Day 2018: 5 questions to ICC Commission Chair Ingrid Baele

2018-04-26T12:26:48+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Global issues & trends, Intellectual Property, News|

World Intellectual Property (IP) Day takes place on 26 April, highlighting the essential role IP rights play in encouraging innovation and creativity.

20 04, 2018

Sun is shining on global economy ICC’s John Denton tells Sky News

2018-04-20T09:53:55+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

Incoming Secretary General of the International Chamber of Commerce John W.H. Denton AO has warned against inward policies and other distractions that could threaten global growth in 2018.

11 04, 2018

Unlocking business investment in sustainable development

2018-04-11T10:33:38+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Environment and Energy, Environment and Energy free publications, Global issues & trends, News|

Achieving the United Nations’ (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) requires US$2.5 trillion each year in developing countries. How can private sector resources best be leveraged?

3 04, 2018

ICC Banking Commission Annual Meeting seeks to navigate trade in a world of disruption

2018-04-04T09:51:21+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|Banking, Global issues & trends, News|

The ICC Banking Commission’s Annual Meeting kicks off this week in Miami at a time of historic uncertainty for the international rules-based trading system.

30 03, 2018

New Chair appointed to ICC Commission on Intellectual Property

2018-04-04T09:42:24+00:00 March 30th, 2018|Global issues & trends, Intellectual Property, News|

Ingrid Baele, Vice-President of Philips Intellectual Property and Standards, takes the helm of ICC’s influential Commission on Intellectual Property this week—the first woman to hold the position.