Tag Archives: EU-Asia

Remarks by President Donald Tusk before the G7 summit in Taormina, Italy

We are
meeting here in Taormina as the G7 to discuss the most pressing global issues.
There is no doubt that this will be the most challenging G7 summit in years. It
is no secret …

Non-Governmental Organizations Committee Recommends 7 Groups for Special Status with Economic and Social Council, Postpones Action on 75

The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today recommended 7 entities for special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council, while deferring action on 75 others.

The 19-member Committee vets applications submitted by non-governmental organizations, recommending …

International Cooperation to End Tax Crimes Crucial for Achieving Sustainable Growth Agenda, Speakers Say as Development Financing Forum Concludes

The global movement under way to stamp out international tax fraud was central to ending the booming illegal cross-border flow of money and capital obstructing realization of the Sustainable Development Goals, the Economic and Social …

FAO Food Price Index dips again in April, led by sugar and vegetable oils

Photo: ©FAO/Vyacheslav Oseledko

Goats in Kyrgyzstan.

4 May 2017, Rome-Global food commodity prices fell in April amid expectations of ongoing robust supplies of many key staples.

The FAO Food Price Index averaged 168 points in April, down …

Raising Domestic Revenues, Resisting Protectionism Key to Funding Sustainable Development Goals, Speakers Tell Economic and Social Council Forum

The Economic and Social Council Forum on Financing for Development follow-up opened its expert segment today with a panel discussion and set of three thematic round tables dedicated to garnering the vast resources required to …

© Copyright 2016 South Africa News Gazette | All Rights Reserved