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Private sector’s role in global trade highlighted

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Private sector’s role in global trade highlighted

Nearly 400 representatives of Governments and businesses, and experts at the New Economy Forum in Singapore on November 6-7 agreed on the need to promote the private economic sector in order to increase the firm connectivity of the global trade.

Singapore adopted Bankruptcy Amendment Bill

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Singapore adopted Bankruptcy Amendment Bill

Singapore recently has approved the Bankruptcy Amendment Bill, aiming to improve the bankruptcy regime, and ensuring that bankrupts have a greater certainty as to when they are eligible to be discharged.

IPU 132 adopts Hanoi Declaration

Politics

IPU 132 adopts Hanoi Declaration

The 132nd Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU-132), which took place in Hanoi from March 28 to April 1, has adopted the Hanoi Declaration on The Sustainable Development Goals: Turning Words into Action.

The following is the full text of the declaration:

“We, parliamentarians from 133 countries and 23 international and regional parliamentary organizations, gathered in Hanoi, Vietnam, reviewed the emerging sustainable development goals and considered our role in attaining them.