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    Supporting Equitable Economic Development in ASEAN: Impact of Regional Integration (AEC) on Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Viet Nam (CLMV countries).

    With support from Agence Fraincaise de Developpement (AFD), ARTNeT has lauched a new project entitled "Supporting Equitable Economic Development in ASEAN: Impact of Regional Integration (AEC) on Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Viet Nam (CLMV countries)." Reflecting the challenges posed by the AEC, the objective of the project is to strengthen the technical and analytical skills of researchers and officials from CLMV countries to manage and assess the impact of: (a) non-tariff measures, and (b) protection of intellectual property rights (IPR) (e.g., through geographical indications for food products exports).


    Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Agreement Database - APTIAD

    An online database of trade agreements in the Asia-Pacific region. The database contains information on all agreements within the region, an agreement-country matrix, and an advanced search engine allowing to locate agreements by country, agreement name, status, scope, WTO notification status, and keywords.


    ARTNeT-ITD Training on Environmental Goods and Services Negotiations

    A training course on Environmental Goods and Services Negotiations is being organized by Asia-Pacific Research and Training Network on Trade (ARTNeT) of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) in collaboration with the International Institute for Trade and Development (ITD) and the Ministry of Commerce of Thailand. The participants will be the officials and relevant stakeholders from Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Viet Nam (CLMV) and Thailand. The objective of this training is to equip the participants to understand the linkages between trade, environment and sustainable development goals as well as the benefits and challenges of liberalizing environmental goods and services in multilateral as well as preferential agreements so as to meet their national developmental goals.

    ARTNeT Newsletter: August 2016

    • ARTNeT working paper: The economic impact of Trans-Pacific partnership: What have we learned from CGE simulation?
    • The 14th United Nations Conference on Trade and Development in Nairobi
    • Call for participation/ papers/ speeches: 2016 International Conference on Green Trade


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