Addressing global challenges requires a collective and concerted effort, involving all actors. Through partnerships and alliances, and by pooling comparative advantages, we increase our chances success."
- Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General

World Economy

  • In 2006, the global GDP expanded by 4%
  • Developing countries’ economies grew more than 7% in 2006. although this expansion was particularly evident in China (10.7%) and India (9.2%), the strong performance was broadly based, with all developing regions growing at least 5%
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