1 07, 2019

World business calls on G20 leaders to act with greater urgency

2019-07-01T12:33:10+02:00July 1st, 2019|Environment and Energy, Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

G20 - ICC: "International cooperation is vital to tackle global challenges that transcend borders – from climate change to growing inequalities."

27 06, 2019

ICC Sec Gen calls on G20 for substantive results on trade reform in joint op-ed

2019-07-01T12:28:21+02:00June 27th, 2019|Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

Writing in an opinion editorial in today’s edition of the Australian Financial Review, International Chamber of Commerce Secretary General John W.H. Denton AO says delivering substantive results on trade reform at this weekend’s G20 Osaka Leaders Summit would help defuse trade tensions and safeguard the rules-based global economic order.

3 06, 2019

Global Dialogue on Trade publishes recommendations from first round of debates

2019-06-07T17:03:16+02:00June 3rd, 2019|Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

Since the platform’s launch, representatives from more than 50 businesses, 14 think tanks, and 6 multilateral organisations participated in the debates.

22 01, 2019

Debates on world trade reform extended on Global Dialogue on Trade platform

2019-01-22T12:06:20+02:00January 22nd, 2019|Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

The first digitally-enabled dialogue on the future of the multilateral rules-based trading system will be extended until 1 March 2019, allowing companies and think tanks, supported by multilateral institutions, to pursue the ongoing debate on world trade reform.

5 07, 2018

ICC responds to draft US tariff act

2018-07-05T10:28:32+02:00July 5th, 2018|Global issues & trends, Trade and Investment Policy|

ICC has issued the following statement in response to a recently leaked draft US Fair and Reciprocal Tariff Act that would permit unilateral tariff hikes and abandon core principles of World Trade Organization (WTO) rules.

15 06, 2018

G20 leaders must seize the opportunity for WTO reform, says ICC Secretary General

2019-01-08T09:50:52+02:00June 15th, 2018|Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

Mr Denton called on the leaders of G20 nations to seize French President Emmanuel Macron’s recent call to develop a new blueprint for WTO reform in time for the group’s meeting in Argentina at the end of the year.

7 06, 2018

In global trade gathering, business urges governments to play by the rules

2019-01-08T09:53:06+02:00June 7th, 2018|Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

In a clear show of support for the multilateral trading system, global business representatives today joined trade policymakers today at the WTO headquarters in Geneva to discuss future reform of the multilateral trading system.

11 05, 2018

The onus is on business to drive more inclusive trade

2019-01-08T11:33:32+02:00May 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.

20 04, 2018

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

2019-01-08T11:47:12+02:00April 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.