ICC supports The Lion’s Share Fund to protect threatened wildlife

The FINANCIAL — The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) will help advance the aims of The Lion’s Share Fund, an initiative co-founded by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), to encourage greater private sector investment in biodiversity conservation. In recognition of the…

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ICC and its partners to launch “Private Sector for Refugees” web portal

The FINANCIAL — The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has launched the Private Sector for Refugees (PS4R) web portal to showcase public-private sector collaborations that integrate refugees into the global economy. In collaboration with the European Investment Bank, Danish Industri, the World…

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ICC welcomes Japan’s net-zero commitment

The FINANCIAL — ICC, the institutional representative of 45 million companies – has welcomed today’s announcement by newly elected Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, committing Japan to achieving net zero emissions by 2050. Commenting on the announcement, ICC Secretary General John W.H.…

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Anaklia Development Consortium filed a lawsuit against Georgia

The FINANCIAL — The Anaklia Development Consortium (ADC) and Mr. Bob Meijer, one of its principal investors, on 29 July filed separate arbitration claims against Georgia in relation to their rights in the Anaklia Port Project. Together the two claims seek to recover…

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What Is Happening To The LARI

Since Georgian Dream came to power in 2013 the dynamic of the Lari’s exchange rate is very clear, it went from 1.65 in January 2013 to 2.92 in August 2019.…

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