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War on Gaza - War on Gaza
2/1/2024 3:43:01 PM
As the Israeli war on Gaza approaches its 200th day, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) highlighted the "unprecedented scale of death and destruction" since 7 October, painting a daunting picture of the rebuilding challenges ahead.

Business - Economy
12/14/2023 2:05:05 PM
Global trade is projected to decline by 4.5 percent year-on-year (YoY), or $1.5 trillion, by the end of 2023, to reach $31 trillion, according to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
10/25/2023 3:52:55 PM
The Gaza Strip has lived through 16 years of de-development, the United Nations said Wednesday, adding that the economic consequences of the Israeli war were "impossible to determine".

Business - Economy
7/6/2023 1:10:23 PM
Egypt ranked first in North Africa for foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows in 2022, receiving a total of $11.4 billion, the highest amount since 2017, according to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

War in Ukraine - Economy
10/3/2022 7:47:39 PM
The agreement on exporting grains from Ukraine agreed with Moscow and Kyiv has brought down global food prices, said Monday a UN chief who helped broker the deal.

Business - Economy
1/23/2022 5:18:19 PM
Global foreign direct investment (FDI) flows jumped by 77 percent in 2021 to an estimated $1.6 trillion, up from the $929 billion recorded in 2020, exceeding their pre-COVID-19 level, according to the United Nation Conference on Trade and Development’s (UNCTAD) Investment Trends Monitor report.

Business - Economy
5/19/2021 4:07:45 PM
The rebound in 1Q 2021 is driven by the strong export performance of East Asian economies, the report stated

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
5/9/2021 10:04:00 AM
Egypt’s e-commerce companies have followed global trends in coming out stronger in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic

Business - Economy
3/30/2021 1:14:52 PM
Jan Hoffman added that the cost of moving goods to Europe will increase further on top of the freight rates that have already gone up in recent months because of the pandemic

Business - Economy
2/3/2021 6:52:50 PM
Despite a 39 percent drop in its FDI inflow, Egypt managed to maintain its position as having the most FDI inflows in Africa with $5.5 billion in 2020, according UNCTAD

World - Region
11/25/2020 7:32:18 PM
The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development took place virtually where Dr Mahmoud El-khafif, Coordinator of UNCTAD’s Assistance to the Palestinian People Unit, discussed their recent report

Business - Economy
6/17/2020 5:28:33 PM
Egypt remained the largest FDI recipient in Africa in 2019, with its inflows increasing by 11 percent, recording $9 billion

Business - Economy
5/14/2020 2:38:00 PM

World - International
4/23/2020 9:42:41 PM

Opinion -
11/4/2019 4:12:02 PM

Business - Economy
10/29/2019 6:31:57 PM
FDI flows to Africa were estimated at $23 billion, 2 percent lower than the same period last year

Business -
10/28/2019 8:08:12 PM
UNCTAD said FDI flows to Africa registered $23 billion during 1H 2019, down by two percent in the same period in 2018

World - Region
9/10/2019 8:29:48 PM
Fiscal standoff with Israel may lead to collapse of Palestinian finances, according to the latest UNCTAD report on its assistance to the Palestinian people

Business - Economy
7/26/2019 5:03:40 PM
Bineswaree Bolaky, co-author of the UNCTAD Economic Development in Africa Report 2019, tells Niveen Wahish why rules of origin are necessary to the success of the African Continental Free Trade Area

Business - Economy
7/23/2019 4:09:23 PM

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