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Egypt: trade min. Highlights enthusiasm for Arab economic integration

Trade and Industry Minister Nivine Gamea stressed that the Egyptian state and political leaders are keen to achieve economic integration in the Arab region. She added that Egypt wishes to strengthen Arab cooperation in the various fields of trade, industry and investment for a better future for the people of …

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President Tokayev discusses future of Eurasian integration with EAEU Heads of Government

NUR-SULTAN – President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev discussed the future of Eurasian integration among other acute issues during his meeting with heads of governments of member states of the Eurasian Economic Union on February 25, reports the Akorda press service. President Tokayev and the Heads of Governments of the EAEU. Photo credit: …

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Can the Dutch falcon turn into a dove? – European integration

After the longest coalition negotiations in Dutch parliamentary history, a new government was finally sworn in on January 10, 2022. As Mark Rutte returns to lead his record fourth government, one of the most significant changes has been the appointment of Sigrid Kaag as finance minister. Kaag is the leader …

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Restructuring by downstream integration

Face Faced with the challenges of growing poverty, insecurity and corruption, Nigerians from diverse ethno-geographical and religious backgrounds seem united on the need to restructure the Nigerian federation. With the inability of successive administrations since the start of the Fourth Republic in 1999 to ensure the welfare and security of …

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Pakistan rejects Indian minister’s ‘totally delusional’ remarks on ‘AJK integration in India’

Two guards stand outside the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad, Pakistan. —AFP FO says it is customary for political figures in India to drag Pakistan into domestic politics to divert public attention. Islamabad advises Indian leaders to “refrain from indulging in absurd fantasies”. Pakistan reminds BJP ministers that Jammu …

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Chinese vice premier calls for further progress in Yangtze River Delta integration – Xinhua

Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng, also a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and head of the leading group promoting the integrated development of the Yangtze River Delta, chairs a meeting of the group, January 18, 2022. (Xinhua/Zhang Ling) …

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The most pro-European German government ever? – European integration

The new German federal government took office on 8 December. After the Merkel era, this is a turning point not only for Germany, but also for the European Union. Brussels is waiting for new impulses from its largest member state. The new government brings together the three parties which had …

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How Polish-German relations turned sour – European integration

After the end of the Merkel era, Germany’s new progressive coalition heralds a wave of change in German politics. But the new government will face old challenges, unresolved by the outgoing cabinet. One of them remains the chaotic relationship with Germany’s eastern neighbor, Poland. The Polish-German relationship has not been …

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UK, Japan envision economic integration through digital trade

The unveiling of the US $ 490 billion fiscal stimulus package in November coincided with the announcement by the UK Department for International Trade of a new export strategy. The aim is to increase exports to £ 1 trillion per year (£ 1.35 trillion) by 2030, from the current £ …

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Hungary Orban targets Muslims in attempt to integrate Bosnia into EU

Bosnian officials and religious leaders denounced on Wednesday suggestions expressed by Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban and his spokesman that the integration of Bosnia and Herzegovina into the European Union will be difficult due to its large Muslim population. Orban spokesman Zoltan Kovacs tweeted that “the challenge with Bosnia is …

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Local diplomacy contributes to international integration

VIETNAM, December 14 – Participants in the national conference on foreign affairs in Hà Nội on Tuesday. – Photo VNA / VNS HÀ NỘI – The leaders of Hà Nội and the central city of Đà Nẵng affirmed that the diplomatic work and the international integration of the localities actively …

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Bashkortostan wants further economic integration with Belarus

MINSK, December 13 (BelTA) – Bashkortostan is interested in further economic integration with Belarus, Russian Bashkortostan chief Radiy Khabirov said in an interview with Belarus 1 television channel on December 12, BelTA learned. Speaking about the results of the trade mission to Belarus, Radiy Khabirov said a number of agreements …

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GT Voice: Abe, the threat of the Japanese right to the economic integration of Asia

Photo of Shinzo Abe: AFP Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who resigned last year amid a series of challenges and appears poised to return to Japanese politics, made hugely flawed remarks on the Taiwan issue on Wednesday, suggesting that Japan would intervene if mainland China attacked the island of …

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France-Italy treaty “will encourage” European integration, according to Draghi

Frenchman Emmanuel Macron, left, and Italy’s Mario Draghi held a press conference after signing a deal that could tip the balance of power in Europe. / Remo Casilli / Reuters Frenchman Emmanuel Macron, left, and Italy’s Mario Draghi held a press conference after signing a deal that could tip the …

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Interesting Facts and Inspirational Quotes by Indira Gandhi on Quami Ekta Divas

Every year on November 19, National Integration Day is celebrated. The day commemorates the birthdays of Iron Lady and former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. The main purpose of observing the day is to achieve harmony, peace, love and brotherhood among people. Indira Gandhi, the daughter of India’s first Prime Minister …

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Economic integration as a catalyst for stability in the South Caucasus

The end of the 44-day war between Azerbaijan and Armenia has created a new geopolitical landscape in the region which creates new opportunities for economic development and regional integration. While there are many challenges to achieving such integration – from Armenian domestic political opposition to influential lobby networks in the …

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Jordan, Egypt and Iraq sign MoU on industrial integration

Jordan and Egypt signed a memorandum of understanding to strengthen cooperation on industrial integration between Jordan, Egypt and Iraq. Jordanian News Agency (Petra) reported that Jordanian Minister of Industry, Trade and Supply Youssef al-Shamali signed the agreement with his Egyptian counterpart Nevin Jameh on the sidelines of the Crown Prince’s …

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China and New Zealand to jointly promote regional economic integration

Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Friday that China and New Zealand should safeguard and practice true multilateralism, and join efforts to promote regional economic integration. President Xi made the remarks during a telephone conversation with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Noting that next year marks the 50th anniversary …

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Pashinyan supports closer economic “integration” with Russia

MOSCOW (RFE / RL) – Armenia has pledged to further deepen its trade relations with Russia, its main ally and trade partner, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said on Tuesday (October 19th). “The Russian Federation not only plays a key role in maintaining peace and stability in our region, but also …

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Lest the Minister of the Interior forget

Extracts from the speeches of the Minister of the Interior in Parliament: We have done a lot for the people of Jammu and Kashmir, young people have jobs, children receive midday meals, widows receive the benefits to which they are entitled, the elderly receive an old age pension, the Prime …

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Integration of emergency helplines in KP on anvil – Pakistan

PESHAWAR: The National Telecommunication Corporation (NTC), the government’s official provider of IT and telecommunications services, is working on a plan to integrate all emergency hotlines from various government departments into Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as part of the emergency helpline offered in Pakistan (PEHEL-911). Documents available with Dawn show that the PEHEL-911 …

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India urged to deepen economic integration with Southeast Asia: Heng Swee Keat, Singapore News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE – India should consider further economic integration with Southeast Asia to unlock the country’s vast potential, Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat said on Wednesday (August 11th). He pointed out that the region and India have many complementary strengths, adding that jurisdictions should build on these to restore connectivity …

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Merkel says it is in the EU’s interest to advance Balkan integration

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has urged his compatriots to maintain their resistance against Russian forces despite bombardments and encirclement efforts against major cities. Live briefing: Russia invades Ukraine Consult the RFE/RL live briefing on Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine and how Kiev is fighting back and the West is reacting. …

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Egypt, Jordan and Iraq discuss ways to strengthen economic integration

Egyptian Minister of International Cooperation Rania Al-Mashat chaired on Wednesday the Egyptian ministerial coordination meeting virtually between Egypt, Jordan and Iraq. The meeting discussed ways to strengthen strategic cooperation and economic integration. The ministerial meeting comes after the latest talks held in August between Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, Jordanian …

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The Covid-19 gives new impetus to the economic integration of Asean, according to Tan See Leng

SINGAPORE – The Covid-19 pandemic has given new impetus to the integration of ASEAN economies, said Second Minister of Trade and Industry Tan See Leng on Tuesday (September 15th). “The Asean region, with (its) promising long-term growth potential (…) presents multiple opportunities, not only for Singaporean companies, but also for …

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Somalia must ensure industrialization before regional economic integration

With closer relations between the countries of the Horn of Africa, there is talk of great economic integration, but Somalia would lose if it happened too soon. The Horn of Africa’s regional political and economic stance turned around when Abiy Ahmed came to power as Ethiopia’s new prime minister in …

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NEPAD as a catalyst for economic integration in Africa

The New Partnership for Africa’s Development, also known as the NEPAD Agency, was created following the mainstreaming of NEPAD into AU structures and processes. The NEPAD Agency is the technical arm and executing agency of the African Union responsible for facilitating and coordinating the development of NEPAD programs on the …

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Svilanović: We should look to Western Balkan regional economic integration

MUNICH/SARAJEVO – The prospects for the reform processes of the economies of South-East Europe in the light of the current dilemma of whether or not they should be pursued in the context of accession to the European Union, has been the topic discussed in detail at the BMW Foundation Global …

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