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In Case you Missed It: Trade & Competitiveness at the 2016 WBG-IMF Annual Meetings
  Oct 24, 2016

October 24, 2016

World Bank-IMF Annual Meetings Event Recap


Making Trade Work for All

The World Bank Group, IMF and WTO joined forces on Oct. 7th to make an international plea for trade as an engine of economic growth and poverty reduction.
Read more | Watch the event replay | Read WBG President Jim Yong Kim's remarks

How Can South Asia's Firms Better Compete?

Will South Asia become the world's next export powerhouse? The region's potential is unquestionable, but it also faces many unique challenges. A new report, South Asia’s Turn: Policies to Boost Competitiveness and Create the Next Export Powerhouse, launched on October 6, 2016, found that while overall South Asia is underperforming on competitiveness compared to its regional neighbors, leading firms demonstrate the great potential of the region to succeed.
Read: Event Recap | Press Release | Report
Watch: Event Replay | South Asia's Firms Key to Competitiveness 
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