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ICC Middle East, NA Consultative Group meeting.

KARACHI, April 16, 2011 (Balochistan Times): The Regional Consultative Group of International Chamber of Commerce for Middle East and North African region will be convened in Amman, Jordan on April 20. The theme is Identifying Regional Synergies for Global Trade and Investment. The meeting is being hosted by the Jordanian National Committee of the ICC (ICC Jordan). It will be chaired by the ICCs Regional Coordinator for the Middle East and North Africa Tariq M. Rangoonwala who had earlier presided over two such meetings-first in Sharjah, UAE in 2009 and another in Damascus, Syria in 2010, said an ICC release here on Friday. Heads of ICC National Committees and Secretary Generals as well as Chamber representatives from 14 Middle East and North African countries will assemble in Amman to deliberate on business-related international rules to facilitate enhanced foreign direct investment and trade. The ICC Secretary General and other officials from the ICC Secretariat in Paris will also be present. Jordan Minister for Industry and Trade Dr. Hani El-Mulki is scheduled to inaugurate. The one-day deliberations will cover subjects including arbitration, trade facilitation, ICC rules and publications, regional synergies and effective representation of regional business issues at global decision making forums. The International Chamber of Commerce, formed in 1919, represents enterprises from all sectors in every part of the world. It has three main objectives that is, rule setting, arbitration and policy. It works for promotion of open international trade and investment.

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Publication:Balochistan Times (Baluchistan Province, Pakistan)
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Date:Apr 16, 2011
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