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List of Press Releases - 2015-3

Belarus joins the UNECE Agreement on global vehicle regulations (23 January 2015)

On 3 March 2015 Belarus will become a Contracting Party to the 1998 Agreement on Global Vehicle Regulations. The 1998 Agreement is the legal framework for the development of global technical regulations for vehicles and their components, with the aim of increasing their active and passive safety, ...
Europe’s slow recovery still fragile, warns UN report (19 January 2015)

, 19 January—Europe continues to recover moderately from the global financial crisis of 2008, but tensions in Ukraine and other risks could send Europe back into a recession, according to the United Nations World Economic Situation and Prospects 2015 (WESP) released today. Gross domestic product ...
Global economy to improve marginally, but mounting uncertainties and risks could undermine economic growth, says UN (19 January 2015)

New York, 19 January—Global economic growth is forecast to increase marginally over the next two years, according to the United Nations World Economic Situation and Prospects 2015 (WESP) report, launched today. The global economy is expected to grow 3.1 per cent in 2015 and 3.3 per cent in 2016, ...