New Asian-led venture to revive the WTO

The foremost network of business groups from the Asia Pacific has commissioned renowned macroeconomist Dr Andrew Stoeckel to author a study on resurrecting the world trading system. The Confederation of Asia-Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CACCI), a network of national chambers from 27 economies across Asia and the Western Pacific, will deliver an evidence […]

Steering Committee for CACCI Study on World Trading System holds 2nd Meeting on March 2, 2021

The second virtual meeting of the Steering Committee for the CACCI Study on “Resurrecting the World Trading System” was held on March 2, 2021, from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM, Taipei time. Chaired by CACCI President Mr. Samir Modi, the meeting drew the participation of members of the Steering Committee or their representatives, and CACCI […]

Steering Committee for CACCI Study on “Resurrecting the World Trading System” holds 1st virtual meeting

The Steering Committee for the newly commissioned study by CACCI on “Resurrecting the World Trading System” held its first virtual meeting on February 2, 2021. Committee members include CACCI President Mr. Samir Modi; Chairman of the Advisory Board and CACCI President Emeritus Mr. Ken Court; CACCI Advisory Board Members Amb. Benedicto Yujuico from the Philippine […]

Research Study Proposal on “Resurrecting The World Trading System”

  Background   In 1990, the Confederation of Asia-Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CACCI) commissioned the Centre for International Economics (CIE) in Australia to undertake a study and report entitled “Western Trade Blocs“ which was launched at a CATO Institute event – (Please see page 5 of the September/October 1990 issue of the Cato […]

Steering Committee for CACCI Study on World Trading System Formed

As part of preparations for the conduct of the CACCI research study on “Resurrecting the World Trading System”, a Steering Committee has been formed to ensure that the study is conducted in an orderly way and the agreed timelines and expectations are met. Composed of CACCI officers and other selected CACCI members, the Committee is […]

CACCI Council endorses research study on “Resurrecting the World Trading System”

CACCI Council members at the recently concluded 92nd CACCI Council Meeting held on November 20, 2020 approved the proposal made by the CACCI Advisory Board to commission a research study on “Resurrecting the World Trading System.” In 1990, CACCI commissioned the Centre for International Economics in Australia – under the leadership of Dr. Andrew Stoeckel […]