10 07, 2017

ICC Chairman Mittal responds to G20 communiqué

2017-07-11T09:26:59+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

Following the conclusion of the G20 Hamburg Summit, the Chairman of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has issued the following statement. Paris, 10 July 2017 Sunil Bharti Mittal said: “We commend the German Presidency’s leadership in securing an outcome to the G20 Hamburg Summit which emphasises the importance of international cooperation in tackling [...]

9 07, 2017

ICC response to G20 Hamburg Summit

2017-07-10T09:33:59+00:00 July 9th, 2017|News, Trade and Investment Policy|

Following the release of the G20 Hamburg Summit communiqué, the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has issued the following statement. Paris, 9 July 2017 ICC G20 Advisory Group Chairman, Marcus Wallenberg, said: “We’ve been clear in recent months that G20 must stand firm on keeping markets open to trade and investment. We welcome that [...]

7 07, 2017

ICC calls for G20 to strengthen rules-based trade

2017-07-07T10:06:42+00:00 July 7th, 2017|News|

Ahead of the 2017 G20 Leaders Summit in Hamburg, the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) issued the following statement. Paris, 7 July 2017 John Danilovich, ICC Secretary General, said: “We continue to face the challenge of global growth being too low and benefiting too few. This is the defining economic test of our times—and [...]

2 05, 2017

Amid mounting nationalism, business calls for global cooperation on trade, climate action

2017-05-03T11:39:41+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|News, Trade and Investment Policy|

At the B20 Summit in Berlin, Germany this week, global business presented recommendations to the G20, urging governments towards greater international cooperation. Berlin, 2 May 2017 At a time of increasing protectionist sentiment and global policy uncertainty, over 700 companies and business associations from G20 countries have called on their governments to further cooperate [...]

21 03, 2017

ICC response to G20 Finance Ministers communiqué

2017-03-21T12:41:50+00:00 March 21st, 2017|News, Trade and Investment Policy|

Following the conclusion of the 2017 G20 Finance Ministers meeting, the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) issued the following statement: John Danilovich, ICC Secretary General, said: “We continue to face the challenge of global growth being too low and benefiting too few. This is the defining economic test of our times—and we urge all G20 [...]

1 12, 2016

G20 Scorecard: Could do better on business policy priorities

2016-12-01T16:52:22+00:00 December 1st, 2016|Corporate Responsibilty and Anti-corruption, Environment and Energy, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

Berlin, 01 December 2016 The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has unveiled the latest edition of ICC G20 Business Scorecard rating G20 responsiveness to key business policy priorities for growing the global economy. The Scorecard shows G20 progress on a number of international business priorities but reveals important missed opportunities by the group to [...]

15 09, 2016

Four ways to boost global trade

2016-11-18T11:46:56+00:00 September 15th, 2016|News, Trade and Investment Policy|

This year's G20 Leaders Summit concluded last week in Hangzhou, China. The event took place against a backdrop of sluggish GDP growth and growing concerns about stagnating living standards - leading G20 leaders to place a heavy emphasis on global trade as an engine of inclusive growth and job creation in their annual communiqué. ICC, [...]

5 09, 2016

Business says G20 action must match words to tackle trade crisis

2016-11-18T11:47:12+00:00 September 5th, 2016|News, Trade and Investment Policy|

Hangzhou , 05 September 2016 The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has issued the following statement in reaction to the G20 Hangzhou Leaders’ Summit final communiqué. ICC Secretary General John Danilovich said: "We've been adamant in recent months that G20 must do more to tackle the worrying slump in world trade. The Hangzhou Summit represents [...]

2 09, 2016

G20 Summit: ICC high hopes for marked progress

2016-11-18T11:47:21+00:00 September 2nd, 2016|News, Trade and Investment Policy|

Hangzhou, 02 September 2016 An ICC delegation of business leaders has arrived in Hangzhou on the eve of the G20 Summit with high expectations for world leaders to make progress on a range of policy issues that can drive sustainable and inclusive growth in the global economy. The 2016 Summit takes places this weekend in [...]

29 08, 2016

G20: Seven steps to sustained economic growth

2016-11-18T11:47:52+00:00 August 29th, 2016|News, Trade and Investment Policy|

Paris , 29 August 2016 The International Chamber of Commerce has put forward a set of business recommendations to help leaders of the world's major economies prepare for discussions on the world’s most pressing economic policy challenges at next month's G20 Summit taking place Hangzhou, China. From climate change and energy to taxation and trade, [...]

4 05, 2016

B20 Anti-corruption Forum focuses on policy priorities

2016-11-16T11:49:58+00:00 May 4th, 2016|Corporate Responsibilty and Anti-corruption, News|

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) representatives joined over 200 business leaders from across the globe at the B20 Anti-corruption Forum in Beijing. The event took place in the lead up to the B20 Summit next September and helped define key anti-corruption priorities for policy makers and the global business community. Davinder Singh, ICC Vice-Chair of [...]