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Building blocks – countries in emerging markets may be growing fast but a lack of basic accounting frameworks is restricting progress    

01/06/2012, Accountancy International, UK 
18/04/2012, Business Spectator, Australia
20/04/2012, Bahrain News, Bahrain
22/04/2012, The Financial Express, Bangladesh

22/04/2012, Trade Arabia, Bahrain PM proposes investment strategy at Qatar meet


Poor nations need more investments: Hasina
22/04/2012, The Daily Star, Bangladesh


PM wants global response
22/04/2012, The Daily Star, Bangladesh


Interview: Poland welcomes more Chinese investment: Official
24/04/2012, Xinhua News Agency, China


Les avoirs du fonds souverain du Qatar depassent 100 milliards de dollars
23/04/2012, Challenges, France


Arab unrest high on World Investment Forum agenda
19/04/2012, AFP, France


Les fonds souverains appeles a investir dans les pays en developpement
23/04/2012, La Vie éco, France

20/04/2012, Viet Nam News, Viet Nam


Fonds souverain du Qatar/Montant des avoirs: les avoirs du fonds souverain du…
23/04/2012, Correspondance de la Presse


Des responsables Africains et de l’onu ont appele dimanche les fonds souverains
21/04/2012, lejdc.fr, France

23/04/2012 burkinapmepmi.com, Burkino Faso


Mergers, acquisitions push global FDI to $1.6 trillion surpassing 2007 pre-crisis levels – UNCTAD
17/04/2012, Ghana Business News, Ghana


Piramal Healthcare acquires molecular imaging portfolio of Bayer Pharma AG
17/04/2012, Pharmaceutical News India, India

16/04/2012 APN News


Qatar investment auth. manages over USD 65 bln in assets
21/04/2012 kuna.net.kw, Kuwait


Leaders urge investment for poor, new guidelines
21/04/2012, Naharnet, Lebanon


Malta enterprise wins global promotion award
22/04/2012, timesofmalta.com, Malta


Malta enterprise wins UNCTAD award
21/04/2012, timesofmalta.com, Malta


Terrorism is killing businesses in Kano – NGO
18/04/2012, Vanguard


Hage Geingob soothes investors on bee policy
24/04/2012, The Namibian, Namibia


Nepal offers stable investment opportunities to foreign investors: Minister
19/04/2012, República, Nepal

20/04/2012, sharesansar.com


Mergers and Acquisitions worldwide leading the outwards FDIs
16/04/2012, Business Recoder, Pakistan


Arab unrest high on World Investment Forum
19/04/2012, Business Recoder, Pakistan


Sovereign funds urged to invest in developing nations
24/04/2012, The News International, Pakistan


Total looks to concentrating solar power
21/04/2012, evwind.es, Spain


World: International community stands to gain from a strengthened UNCTAD
22/04/2012, UNCTAD News


United States: “We all have a stake in our shared future” says former US President Bill Clinton
22/04/2012, UNCTAD News


World: LDC ministers issue declaration in support of UNCTAD’s role
20/04/2012, UNCTAD News


UAE second top Arab recipient of FDI at $75B
23/04/2012, Kaleej Times Online, United Arab Emirates