GTPA announces the development of a new initiative that will explore how to drive the future of skills and trade in the digital economy

GTPA announces the development of a new initiative that will explore how to drive the future of skills and trade in the digital economy

06.02.2018 Lisa McAuley

The GTPA is pleased to announce that Mr Grame Barty has been appointed to drive this initiative within the GTPA as well as to Chair the GTPA’s new working committee on e-Commerce and Digital Services. The committee has been established to provide advice to GTPA on the development of competency standards for trade professionals, leading ongoing research, developing programs that can be shared through the GTPA network to build capability and capacity in this field, as well as advocacy pertaining to global issues for e-Commerce and Digital Services globally.

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Strengthening the global trade and investment system for sustainable development

Strengthening the global trade and investment system for sustainable development

13.12.2017 Alexander R. Malaket, CITP, CTFP, President

Trade financing, an esoteric and poorly understood branch of finance, is demonstrably critical to the pursuit and conduct of international trade, by companies of all sizes, and by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in particular. Those based in developing and emerging markets are in even more urgent need of the liquidity and risk mitigation solutions available through trade financing.

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