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SURVEY ON ECONOMIC PERSPECTIVES

SURVEY ON ECONOMIC PERSPECTIVES

Are you a business federation or a company? Are you interested in sharing your feedback on the COVID-19 crisis, the national public policies, your perspectives and expectations? The survey designed by the FKI -Federation of Korean Industries-, active member of the...

U.S. Chamber welcomes Biden Climate Goal

U.S. Chamber welcomes Biden Climate Goal

(Source: USCC) April 22, 2021 Washington, D.C. — Marty Durbin, Senior Vice President of Policy at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, issued the following statement regarding President Biden’s announced climate goal. “President Biden is setting out an ambitious goal with...

CBI- A wake up call for workplace wellbeing

CBI- A wake up call for workplace wellbeing

(Source: CBI)For Stress Awareness Month we hear from Dr Phillip McCrea of BHSF on how firms can support staff and their mental health during and beyond the current crisis. As the result of decades of healthcare experience, BHSF practitioners know that life can prove a...

USCC ANNUAL GLOBAL FORUM ON ECONOMIC RECOVERY

USCC ANNUAL GLOBAL FORUM ON ECONOMIC RECOVERY

(Source: USCC)The global pandemic created an unprecedented economic and health crisis for the United States and the world. While the rapid development and deployment of vaccines offers hope for a robust economic recovery in the United States, the pandemic highlighted...

Obituary notice

Obituary notice

 It is great sadness that we heard about the passing of Mr Carlos Eduardo Abijaodi, CNI's Director of Industrial Development and Economics and GBC Principal. Mr Abijoadi died on  April 19, at the of 75, due to Covid-19 complications. Director of CNI since November...

FKI’S GLOBAL ECONOMIC OUTLOOK POST COVID-19

FKI’S GLOBAL ECONOMIC OUTLOOK POST COVID-19

In May and June, 2020, the Federation of Korean Industries conducted a survey about the world after the pandemic, in association with the Global Business Coalition members. Business associations from 18 major economies, standing for more than 54% of the world's total...

WHAT TRADE CAN DO FOR CLIMATE

WHAT TRADE CAN DO FOR CLIMATE

In June 2020, Business Europe, member of the GBC, issued a position paper proposing a number of measures and areas of action on multilateral, bilateral and unilateral level that can contribute to the promotion of climate action through trade policy." European...

CONFINDUSTRIA’s new Presidency

CONFINDUSTRIA’s new Presidency

The Global Business Coalition congratulates Mr Carlo BONOMI, who has been elected President of Confindustria for the 2020-2024 four-year period. Participation was high despite the circumstances and a record percentage of the consents expressed equaled to...

Canada 360° Economic Summit 2020

Canada 360° Economic Summit 2020

The inaugural Canada 360° Economic Summit, January 30, 2020 in Toronto/ MaRS Centre, will harness the ingenuity of the business community to ignite the creativity that will help Canada thrive in a rapidly changing world.

2020 Annual State of American Business address 

2020 Annual State of American Business address 

On Thursday, January 9, 2020, U.S. Chamber CEO Thomas J. Donohueed delivered his 21st annual State of American Business address, exploring the most important trends, opportunities, and challenges facing the business community in the coming year – and beyond.

GBC call for urgent action on WTO reform

GBC call for urgent action on WTO reform

Ahead of G20 Osaka Summit on June 28 &29, the Global Business Coalition (GBC) calls for urgent action to unblock World Trade Organization reform and strongly support Multilateral Trading System.

GBC Statement ahead of OECD week

GBC Statement ahead of OECD week

On the occasion of the latest OECD Ministerial Council Meeting, held in the week of May 21, 2019, in Paris, members of the Global Business Coalition called upon Governments to swiftly address three key issues regarding WTO reform.