Economic issues

Economic issues

7 June 2019
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the plenary session of the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum, in Saint Petersburg today:

21 May 2019
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The global economy is experiencing a broad-based growth slowdown amid unresolved trade tensions, high international policy uncertainty, and softening business confidence, according to the United Nations World Economic Situation and Prospects mid-2019 report, released today in New York.

10 May 2019
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Special General Council of the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva today:

6 April 2019
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Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks to the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa, in Dead Sea, Jordan today:

1 April 2019
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohammed’s opening remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development:  Fiscal Policy, Trade and Private Sector Development in the Digital Era, in Marrakesh, Morocco, 25 March:

3 December 2018
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Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the fourth World Congress of the International Trade Union Confederation, being held in Copenhagen, from 2 to 7 December:

13 October 2018
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the International Monetary and Financial Committee, in Bali, Indonesia, today:

13 October 2018
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Climate Finance Ministerial Meeting, in Bali, Indonesia, today:

1 October 2018
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Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the European Investment Bank celebration dinner, in Luxembourg City today:

27 September 2018
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at an event on economic growth through women’s empowerment, in New York today:

27 September 2018
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s closing remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the High-Level Dialogue on Africa’s Health and Finance:  Pathways to Economic Growth and Prosperity, in New York today:

26 September 2018
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks at the high-level event on the Third Industrial Development Decade for Africa, in New York today:

25 September 2018
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the “A Call to Invest:  Investing in Jobs for Young People in Africa” event, in New York today:

24 September 2018
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina J. Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery at the United Nations Global Compact CEO Round Table, in New York today:

24 September 2018
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Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks to the High‑Level Meeting on Financing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, in New York today:

24 September 2018
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s opening remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the event “Emerging Challenges and Shifting Paradigms:  New Perspectives on International Cooperation for Development”, in New York today:

24 September 2018
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina J. Mohammed’s remarks on the IMF/SDSN event “SDG Costing and Macroeconomics:  Spending Needs for Achieving Selected SDGs” [Sustainable Development Goals], in New York today:

14 September 2018
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Following is UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ message, delivered by Fabrizio Hochschild, Assistant Secretary‑General for Strategic Coordination, to the ASEAN‑World Economic Forum, taking place in Hanoi from 11‑13 September:

5 September 2018
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Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks at the launch of the New Climate Economy report, in New York today:

17 July 2018
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Business Forum, in New York today: