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A Radically Different Way of Bringing US Aid to Pakistan

A Radically Different Way of Bringing US Aid to Pakistan | Impact Investing and Inclusive Business | Scoop.it

Traditional aid programs are struggling in the country. But a less conventional program with less conventional goals seems to show a better model....

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Pakistan textiles lifted by WTO trade waiver

Pakistan textiles lifted by WTO trade waiver | Impact Investing and Inclusive Business | Scoop.it

The World Trade Organization approved unprecedented waivers allowing 75 Pakistani products duty free access to markets in Europe for two years.


The European Union is Pakistan’s largest trading partner, receiving nearly 30 percent of its exports — worth almost 3 billion euros ($3.9 billion).

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Asia-Pacific Enterprise Cooperation Launched

Asia-Pacific Enterprise Cooperation Launched | Impact Investing and Inclusive Business | Scoop.it

Asia-Pacific Enterprise Cooperation (APEC), a non-profit organization based in Singapore, was recently established to strengthen corporate social responsibility and facilitate sustainable development among various government and business entities across the Asia-Pacific region. APEC, whose members includes organizations and enterprise leaders that believe in a humanitarian approach and promote honest business practices, is paving the way towards greater regional trust, exchange, and cooperation among businesses.

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Vietnam ready to share experience in agriculture and rural development

Vietnam ready to share experience in agriculture and rural development | Impact Investing and Inclusive Business | Scoop.it

Vietnam is willing to cooperate and share experiences in agriculture and rural development with other countries through the FAO’s South-South Cooperation Programme.

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Korea to provide US$200mln to support development projects in Peru

The government of the Republic of Korea aims to provide Peru with some 200 million dollars to support the execution of development projects, reported the National Center for Strategic Planning (Ceplan).

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France to Triple Its Aid to Burma

France to Triple Its Aid to Burma | Impact Investing and Inclusive Business | Scoop.it

French Foreign Minister Alain Juppé concluded his visit to Burma on Monday saying that France would triple its development assistance to Burma and work toward a step-by-step lifting of international sanctions.

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