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Commissioner Reynders in the US for high-level meetings on consumer protection

By |2023-02-21T12:46:49+01:00February 21st, 2023|

Today, Commissioner for Justice, Didier  Reynders,  will travel to Orlando, in the United States, to participate in the 2023 Annual Symposium of the  International Consumer Product Health and Safety Organization (ICPHSO) . The ICPHSO is the forum that brings together international stakeholders to advance consumer product safety on a global basis and to promote safer consumer products around the

Statement by President von der Leyen on the 10th package of sanctions against Russia

By |2023-02-21T11:12:16+01:00February 21st, 2023|

In her speech, President von der Leyen claimed that the Commission proposes further export bans worth more than €11 billion, to deprive the Russian economy of critical technology and industrial goods, for instance vital goods such as electronics, specialized vehicles, machine parts, spare parts for trucks and jet engines. The Commission is also targeting goods

WCO organizes first forum on E-Commerce and Customs Valuation

By |2023-02-21T11:02:11+01:00February 21st, 2023|

On 15 February 2023, the World Customs Organization (WCO) held the first symposium on E‑Commerce and Customs Valuation. During the hybrid event, international organizations, Customs administration, and the private sector discussed the challenges in calculating Customs Value for E‑Commerce. The participants agreed to the importance of working together and sharing knowledge and best practices to find innovative solutions

WCO Secretary General promotes Customs role in fragile and conflict-affected situations

By |2023-02-21T10:59:35+01:00February 21st, 2023|

From 17 to 19 February, Dr. Kunio Mikuriya, the Secretary General of the World Customs Organization (WCO), attended the 59th Munich Security Conference (MSC). This prominent global forum, founded back in 1963, gathered over 850 delegates, including more than 40 Heads of State and Government, over 60 ministers, as well as representatives from academia, think tanks,

Regional consultation on WCO modernization with the Asia/Pacific region

By |2023-02-09T16:10:47+01:00February 9th, 2023|

On 7 and 8 February 2023, the WCO conducted its sixth and final regional consultation on WCO modernization with the Asia/Pacific (A/P) region. In his opening remarks, the regional Vice-Chair referred to many changes in the international operating environment, especially since the COVID-19 pandemic, requiring proper adaptation by the WCO in order to make the

IMF: Global growth will be weak in 2023

By |2023-02-01T15:20:11+01:00February 1st, 2023|

The global economy is set to slow down this year before bouncing back in 2024, a senior official with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said, citing China’s sudden re-opening following the end of its “zero-COVID” policy, and a mild winter, in Europe as factors. More precisely, “Growth will remain weak by historical standards, as the fight

Press Point: Executive VP Dombrovskis and Ambassador Katherine Tai, U.S. Trade Representative

By |2023-01-19T11:46:28+01:00January 19th, 2023|

In the course of his speech, Executive Vice-President Dombrovskis ensured that much importance is attached to the Transatlantic relationship in Europe, and underlined that both sides want the next Trade and Technology Council to deliver on common pledges to build a “Transatlantic Initiative on Sustainable Trade". Besides, the parties agree to step up TTC work on removing

World Economic Forum – Global Risks Report 2023

By |2023-01-19T11:23:23+01:00January 19th, 2023|

The world faces a set of risks that feel both wholly new and eerily familiar. The Global Risks Report 2023 explores some of the most severe risks we may face over the next decade. As we stand on the edge of a low-growth and low-cooperation era, tougher trade-offs risk eroding climate action, human development and future resilience.