World economy is slowing down, UNCTAD’s new statistics say

News:United Nations Conference on Trade and Development’s (UNCTAD) has released its Handbook of Statistics report. Facts: About the report: The report provides a wide range of statistics and indicators relevant to the analysis of international trade, investment, maritime transport and development. Key takeaways from the report: The report has predicted that the World gross domestic… Continue reading World economy is slowing down, UNCTAD’s new statistics say

G20 must tackle the root causes of trade tensions that threaten growth: EU

During the upcoming G20 finance ministers summit in US, European Union (EU) officials are planning to call on the G20 to tackle structural and underlying challenges to the international flow of goods and services that threaten to hinder global economic growth. According to reports,the EU is concerned with the threats posed by (a)higher tariffs (b)slowing… Continue reading G20 must tackle the root causes of trade tensions that threaten growth: EU