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1 A new start for jobs and growth in Greece: Commission mobilises more than €35 billion from the EU budget
( European Union News )
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2 AU Commission Chairperson’s condolence message following deaths in the Mediterranean seas
( African Union News )
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3 AUC Chairperson calls on all the leaders and the people of Nigeria to respond peacefully to the announcement of the results of the election
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4 Austria donates EUR 200,000 to enhance developing countries’ trading capacity
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The objective of the TFAF is to help developing countries and least-developed countries (LDCs) implement the WTO's Trade Facilitation Agreement for ex...

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5 Azevêdo announces consultations on future of Bali decisions and post-Bali work programme
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Thank you Ambassador Fried.

Before I begin I would like to add my warm welcome to all the new permanent representatives joining us for the first time here at the General Council.

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6 Azevêdo highlights trade role in realizing Africa’s “sheer potential”
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Good morning everyone.

Welcome to our 2nd plenary session at the 2014 WTO Public Forum.

As you know, our topic today is “Why Trade Matters to Africa”.

Yesterday we were discussing trade in much broader terms, and yet Africa was a constant theme — in comments from the floor, and from the stage.

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7 Azevêdo launches 10th WTO Ministerial Conference logo
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DG statement on launch of MC10 logo

I am delighted to be launching this logo for the 10th Ministerial Conference — which is being launched simultaneously in Nairobi this morning.

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8 Azevêdo reports progress on Doha work programme, asks members to focus on what is “doable”
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Good morning everyone.

Let me welcome you to the thirty-sixth formal meeting of the Trade Negotiations Committee.

Before we start I would like to say two things.

First, I want to welcome Seychelles, who join us here as the 161st member of our organization.

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9 Azevêdo underlines trade role in leveraging economic growth and development
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Thank you all for coming. You’ve seen the press release, so I’ll run through a few of the main headlines before handing over to Bob Koopman — who joined us towards the end of last year as our new Chief Economist.

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10 Azevedo: 2015 a pivotal year for trade and the environment
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Executive Director Achim Steiner,

Executive Secretary Rolph Payet,

Secretary-General John Scanlon,

Mr Adrian Macey,

Distinguished guests,

Ladies and gentlemen,

Welcome to the WTO.

Environmental issues are woven into the history of this organisation.

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11 Azevêdo: WTO has achieved a great deal over 20 years but “there is much, much more to do”
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Monsieur Abdelilah Benkirane, Chef du gouvernement,

Monsieur Rachid Talbi Alami, Président de l’Union Parlementaire Africaine,

Monsieur Moulay Hafid Elalamy — Ministre de l’Industrie, du Commerce, de l’Investissement et de l’Économie numérique,

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12 Bangladesh celebrates 40 years of independence
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13 Bulgaria Sets Up a New Partnership Framework with World Bank Group
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14 Business-As-Usual Not Conducive for Sustainable Growth, UN Body Says
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12 September 2014, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – Six years after the global financial crisis, the world economy has still not returned to a sustainable level of economic growth, a new report from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development says.

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15 China pledges USD 500,000 to support WTO accession and least-developed countries
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Initiated in July 2011 under the WTO’s Aid for Trade initiative, the China Programme aims to enable least-developed countries (LDCs) to better integrate into the global economy by strengthening their participation in WTO activities and helping th...

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16 China’s Slower Economy a “New Normal,” IMF Says
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20 August 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – Slower but more sustainable growth will become the "new normal" for China's economy, experts at the International Monetary Fund have said, suggesting that the period of double-digit growth figures driven by export-led policies are over.

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17 Commission modernises EU customs procedures
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18 DDG Shark urges support for three more accessions by Nairobi Conference
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Distinguished Guests,

Ladies and Gentlemen,

On behalf of Director-General Roberto Azevêdo and the membership of the World Trade Organization (WTO), I would like to express appreciation to the Government of Tajikistan for hosting this Third China Round Table.

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19 Determined Government Rule Way to Trade Recovery
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10 September 2014, New York, USA | South-South News - The economic crisis that hit our world in 2007 has paralyzed the global economy, and many countries are still struggl...

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20 Economic Crisis Through a Gender Lens
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16 September, 2014, New York, USA | South-South News  - How can an economic crisis influence the process of gender empwerment? In an effort to answer this question, UN-Women reflects on the past seven yea...

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