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Asia-Pacific must encourage sustainable, efficient energy use - Ban Ki-moon
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Monday, 28 April 2008
Asia-Pacific must encourage sustainable, efficient energy use - Ban Ki-moon
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today called on Asia-Pacific countries to promote the sustainable and efficient use of energy, given the backdrop of surging oil prices and the health problems caused by traditional fuels.Read Full Article ...
 
Streamlined customs could boost exports by poorest countries - UN official
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Thursday, 24 April 2008
Streamlined customs could boost exports by poorest countries - UN official
Cumbersome customs procedures are adding unnecessary costs to the transport of goods from landlocked developing countries (LLDCs) to international markets, a s...
 
UN meeting explores how to boost economies of landlocked developing countries
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Wednesday, 23 April 2008
UN meeting explores how to boost economies of landlocked developing countries
Experts from Asia and Europe have gathered at a United Nations-backed meeting which opened today in Bangkok to discuss progress made in efforts to link landloc...
 
UN meeting explores how to boost economies of landlocked developed countries
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Tuesday, 22 April 2008
UN meeting explores how to boost economies of landlocked developed countries
Experts from Asia and Europe have gathered at a United Nations-backed meeting which opened today in Bangkok to discuss progress made in efforts to link landloc...
 
Poorest countries have yet to benefit from trade liberalization - UN official
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Tuesday, 22 April 2008
Poorest countries have yet to benefit from trade liberalization - UN official
Landlocked and least developed countries (LDCs) have been further marginalized as a result of trade liberalization, which has led to increased growth in many p...
 
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