Astana Economic Forum: ITC side event

Conference or seminar
Date22 May 2014
LocationAstana
Websitehttp://astanaforum.org/2014/en/events/helping-smes-to-internationalize-navigating-through-thick-borders
ITC ContactElena BOUTRIMOVA ERNST

Description

Astana Economic Forum - ITC Side Event (Conference hall 2, Palace of Independence, 2 floor) Panel Session HELPING SMES TO INTERNATIONALIZE: NAVIGATING THROUGH THICK BORDERS Organizers: International Trade Centre (ITC) Key issues: ?Reduction of the trade-related costs ?How a country’s business environment, import-export procedures and its legal architecture impact on its ability to trade across borders ?Best practices that governments and trade support institutions in developing countries can adopt Speakers Gaozhang Zhu, Director of Compliance and Facilitation, World Customs Organization & Gyan Chandra Acharya, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States Moderators Arancha Gonzalez, Executive Director of the International Trade Center WAP website. Link in Russian http://www.group-global.org/ru/page/view/515 Link in English http://www.group-global.org/en/page/view/516