Surging need is driven by boom in electric cars, with 23 million passenger vehicles expected to be produced by 2030, says a new UNCTAD report.
UNCTAD, ITC and WTO roll out tool to help businesses trade better
The Geneva-based organizations launch a revamped Global Trade Helpdesk to support firms, especially smaller businesses in a post-COVID-19 world.
Philippine central bank helps boost e-payments in archipelago
An initiative by the island nation’s central bank to increase electronic retail purchases is among eight success stories featured in an UNCTAD report on e-commerce in South-East Asia.
Course equips officials to bridge gender gaps in trade policy
Training sessions saw participants from 59 countries also share experiences on the economic and gender effects of the coronavirus pandemic in their nations.
COVID-19 accelerates greater trade coordination in East Africa
Training positions East African trade facilitation committees to work more closely and in a coordinated fashion for smooth recovery of intra-regional trade after the pandemic.