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List of Press Releases - 2013
UNECE to help the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) develop a long-term plan for a Single Window environment for foreign trade (02 December 2013)
UNECE continued its collaboration with the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) in trade facilitation through a joint seminar on Single Window strategic planning, held on 25 and 26 November 2013 in Moscow. Vladimir Goshin, EEC Commissioner (Minister) for Customs, qualified the seminar as an important ...
United Nations bodies push for increased global trade facilitation and paperless trade for faster development (19 November 2013)
The Global Trade Facilitation Conference 2013, which concluded today in Bangkok, called on all countries to continue cutting red tape and simplifying their trade procedures in order to achieve faster, more sustainable and inclusive development. The Conference highlighted the wide “performance ...
UNECE signs Memorandum of Understanding with the Eurasian Economic Commission (26 June 2013)
Viktor Khristenko, Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) and Sven Alkalaj, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the two organizations in Geneva today. The Memorandum aims at ...
UNECE adopts first international trade standard for whole dried chilli peppers (18 June 2013)
UNECE adopted a new international standard for whole dried chilli peppers on 18 June 2013 at the sixtieth session of the Specialized Section on Standardization of Dry and Dried Produce. The adoption of this new standard will facilitate international trade of dried chilli peppers for both exporters ...
UNECE and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean to increase cooperation to support economic development in the Mediterranean (31 May 2013)
Economic development in the Mediterranean region will require increased regional integration and the implementation of international best practices in legislation and regulations. On 30 and 31 May 2013 parliamentarians from the region gathered in Geneva to discuss how the UNECE and the UN ...
UN to discuss avenues for harnessing trade for growth in the Mediterranean region (28 May 2013)
The UNECE in collaboration with the United Nations Inter-Agency Cluster on Trade and Productive Capacity and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM), is organizing a conference on 30-31 May 2013 at the Palais des Nations in Geneva to support economic growth in the Mediterranean ...
UNECE and Eurasian Economic Commission recommend next steps in trade facilitation and the Single Window in the Customs Union of Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia (03 May 2013)
The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE and the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) organized a second joint Conference on Trade Facilitation and the Single Window on 23-24 April, in Moscow. The Conference issued recommendations for action to EEC Member States. Russian President ...
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