REFERENCE DIRECTORY: Economical Development
Top : Economical Development
(Rating: 8.2, Votes: 15) [ RATE IT ]
Islamic Centre for Development of Trade is a subsidiary organ of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) created to promote trade between member countries as well as trade with the rest of the world.
Besides a Trade Information Network for Islamic Countries is being set up. It includes various Data Banks open to the economic operators of the Islamic World. The Data Banks are as follows :
Bilateral and Multilateral Trade Agreements between Member States ;
Foreign Trade Operators ;
Trade Promotion Organizations ;
Foreign Trade Statistics ;
Trade Opportunities ;
-Rationalization of its activities and programs;
-Creation of suitable conditions leading to the promotion of such activities.
The major functions of the Islamic Centre for Development of Trade are to :
a) Carry out research and studies concerning development of trade among Member States;
b) Contribute to the dissemination of commercial information and data between the Member States;
c) Hold trade fairs and exhibitions in order to contribute to the promotion of the products of Member States.
d) Promote contacts between businessmen in the Member States who are involved in intra-community trade in its various aspects and organize meetings and seminars for them ;
e) Organize seminars, symposiums and periodic training courses for participants from Member States ;
f) Help Member States to set up Organizations and National Associations for trade promotion and/or strengthen them ;
g) Encourage exchange of ideas and experience for the promotion of intra-community trade;
h) Offer advice for consideration for Member States regarding commercial policies to be applied and the
means to be adopted to promote expansion of intra-community trade ;
i) Pursue all other activities which would permit the Centre to attain its objectives...
Country : MOROCCO -
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- Bankers' Society of Bahrain (Rating: 0, Votes: 0) [ RATE IT ]
The Bankers’ Society of Bahrain was established
in 1979 by Ministerial Order and acts as the professional
association of banks representing the interests of all
banking institutions operating in Bahrain.
The Society’s objectives are many and varied, such as :
1.To promote the interest of the Bahrain banking community,
domestically and internationally. To this end, many official meetings
are held at the highest level between representatives of the Bankers’
Society and government officials both from Bahrain and overseas.
The Bankers’ Society enjoys a particularly close working relationship
with the Bahrain Monetary Agency
2.To represent the Bahrain banking community in its relationship
with the Government of Bahrain and any of its agencies in matters
affecting the interests of its members.
3.To support and encourage the provision of training, development
and education facilities in the banking sector, especially through the
Bahrain Institute of Banking & Finance, as well as the organization of
professional lectures, seminars and conferences.
4.To provide a forum for its members to meet and discuss matters
of interest to the Bahrain banking community as well as many other
additional activities such as hosting VIP functions, meeting visiting
delegations and providing day-to-day assistance, guidance and
support to member banks.
Country : Bahrain -
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- BUREAU OF WORLD TRADING & ECONOMIC GROWTH (Rating: 10, Votes: 2) [ RATE IT ]
International brokerage house having world wide network assisting importers and exporters around the world in global trading.
Country : Pakistan -
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- Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Beirut (Rating: 0, Votes: 0) [ RATE IT ]
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Beirut
is pleased to place at the reach of the international
business community this interactive presentation of
its activities, services, and adherent enterprises.
Through this site on the Internet, the Chamber is
seeking to promote all sectors and activities of the
private economy in Lebanon. It is our belief that
to regain their position at the leading edge of progress,
business enterprises in Lebanon need to embrace the
precepts of the information age, or more appropriately,
the knowledge age.
Country : Lebanon -
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- Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (Rating: 0, Votes: 0) [ RATE IT ]
The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce &
Industry (FPCCI) which enjoys the status of the apex
body of trade and industry has a significant and most
distinguished role in the economic development of the
country. Its primary aim is to promote, encourage and
safeguard the interest of private sector in Pakistan and
to serve as a bridge between the business community
and the government. FPCCI has its fingers on the pulse
of the economy and serves as a beacon light for trade
Country : Pakistan -
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- German-Arab Chamber of Commerce (Rating: 0, Votes: 0) [ RATE IT ]
The German-Arab Chamber of Commerce ( GACC )
is one of the first German Chambers abroad established after
the second world war. It is linked to and assisted by the Association
of German Chambers of Industry and Commerce (DIHT),
Our network covers the Federal Republic of Germany with 85
decentralized operating Chambers of Commerce and Industry
and actually 74 Chambers of Commerce, Delegate and Representation
Offices in 64 countries of the world.
the new emerging Middle East markets the GACC in Cairo
coordinates the establishment of own premises in Lebanon and
Palestine and activities in Jordan and Syria.
The German-Arab Chamber of Commerce offers its services not
only to its members but also to non-members (against fees).
Country : Egypt -
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- PALESTINIAN DEVELOPMENT INFONET (Rating: 9.5, Votes: 2) [ RATE IT ]
The Palestinian Development InfoNet disseminates
information on development assistance and reconstruction
in the West Bank and Gaza for use by NGOs, the private
sector, policy makers, and scholarly researchers. The PDIN
website is maintained by the Interuniversity Consortium for
Arab Studies (Montréal), with the support of the Arts Computer
Network, McGill University, and the World Bank. The site
coordinator retains sole responsibility for the materials
Country : Palestine -
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- PALESTINIAN TRADE PROMOTION ORGANIZATION (Rating: 0, Votes: 0) [ RATE IT ]
The Palestinian Trade Promotion Organization (PTPO) was
established as a non-governmental organization by a group of
Palestinian business persons and economic development activists
in 1992 "to promote and develop Palestinian exports and
economically beneficial trading relations world-wide". It
maintains offices in Ramallah, Gaza and Rotterdam, Holland.
Main Activities / Services
Immediately following its establishment, PTPO activities were
focused on matchmaking between Palestinian producers and
foreign importers, and on facilitating the participation of Palestinian
producers in third-party sponsored training, import promotion and
product adaptation activities. As the PTPO staff accumulated
experience and perspective, the PTPO’s program was re-focused
on export development, and on groups of dynamic Palestinian firms
with the managerial resources, capacity and will to achieve international
competitiveness and develop sustainable export businesses.
The majority of the PTPO’s activities are conducted within the
framework of Sectoral Export Development (SED) Programs. The PTPO
currently operates SED programs for five product areas: apparel
and accessories, pharmaceuticals and medical supplies, non-
traditional fresh agricultural products, processed foods and
Country : Palestine -
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