WTO examines progress in landlocked developing countries’ trade performance

WTO examines progress in landlocked developing countries’ trade performance. The participation of landlocked developing countries (LLDCs) in world trade has been hampered by the COVID-19 pandemic, a new report by the WTO Secretariat finds. Submitted to the United Nations Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States (UN-OHRLLS), the report assesses progress on the actions regarding multilateral trade recommended by the Vienna Programme of Action for LLDCs for 2014-2024. … More WTO examines progress in landlocked developing countries’ trade performance

Devan and Jeanologia join forces to reduce water usage for antimicrobial and skincare finishes for post garment treatments

Devan and Jeanologia join forces to reduce water usage for antimicrobial and skincare finishes for post garment treatments. Devan, leader in sustainable and functional textile finishes, has been working together with Jeanologia, a global leader in sustainable and efficient finishing technologies for textiles, to reduce further water consumption during the application of Devan’s awarded BI-OME® antimicrobial and R-Vital® skincare range. … More Devan and Jeanologia join forces to reduce water usage for antimicrobial and skincare finishes for post garment treatments

UBS reports 1Q21 net profit of USD 1.8 billion, 18.2 % return on CET1 capital

Group highlights –             Building on client connectivity through advice, solutions and thought leadership in a dynamic environment: Our clients continued to put their trust in us and benefitted from the full spectrum of our business mix and geographical diversification. This, together with favorable market conditions and investor sentiment, led to higher recurring revenues YoY, while … More UBS reports 1Q21 net profit of USD 1.8 billion, 18.2 % return on CET1 capital