13, Oct, 2019
Trump’s Nostalgia For Manufacturing Blinds Him To International Trade In Services

Internation Trade

Shipping containers stacked at Kwai Tsing Container Terminal, operated by Hong Kong International Terminals Ltd. Paul Yeung/Bloomberg © 2017 BLOOMBERG FINANCE LP If you have not noticed by now, President Trump has a fetish with international commerce in merchandise.  That might be understandable a century ago, when trade among countries […]

The European Commission has released its latest Trade and Investment Barriers Report (TIBR), laying out barriers to international trade across the EU. The report identifies a total of 425 measures restricting international trade in countries outside the EU – a record high – with 45 new trade barriers established in […]

Though blockchain has had its fair share of advocates and detractors in the transportation and supply chain sectors since its advent, its relevance within the market cannot be questioned. For instance, earlier this week, global container lines CMA CGM and the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) joined TradeLens, the blockchain-based digital shipping […]

The geographic diversification of international trade and investment has become a public policy goal of many countries, including Canada. Increasingly, policy-makers are raising concerns regarding the risks, largely political, that arise when there’s too much concentration of trade and investment on a small number of trading partners. Trade in services, however, […]

The International Trade Centre (ITC) and UPS have partnered to deliver a series of training seminars and workshops for women business owners in Mexico, Nigeria, Vietnam and the United Arab Emirates. The workshops contribute to ITC SheTrades’ commitment, in collaboration with UPS, to connect 3-million women to the global marketplace […]

Track to launch in the 2019-2020 academic year Indiana University’s McKinney School of Law has announced the launch of a new LL.M. track in International Trade Law. The track has grown out of a partnership with  World Trade Center (WTC) Indianapolis, which connects local businesses to the global marketplace. No immediate information […]

Right now, Congress has a big opportunity to help small business. And while the nature of the opportunity is tremendous, and historic, it may not fit with common perceptions about what type of policies really help local or family-owned companies. The issue before Congress? Approval of a major international trade agreement. […]

Kolkata, Mar 1 (IBNS): To focus on powering the Indian growth story and the role of financial institutes, technology and infrastructure, the Bengal Chamber organised an International Trade Conclave on India’s International Trade Growth within the emerging markets here on Friday. Deb A Mukherjee, Senior Vice President, The Bengal Chamber […]

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is in the top 10 government bodies for LGBT staff for the first time. The Stonewall Workplace Equality Index ranks organisations on inclusivity and equality in the workplace. The Department has moved up 269 places in just 2 years, now ranking at 101. Minister […]

The energy trade is burning up. The energy ETF (XLE) just posted its biggest monthly gain since 2015, buoyed by oil’s bestJanuary since 1983. Frank Cappelleri, chief market technician at Instinet, said that kind of advance could fuel an even bigger crude rally which may spill over into energy stocks. […]