- Susana Olivares
The World Economy Department of Virtual Institute affiliate member, Saint Petersburg State University (SPSU), held an international conference on the topic of the "Evolution of International Trading System: Prospects and challenges" October 20. The conference brought together about 100 participants from the Russian Federation and eight other countries.
The UNCTAD Secretariat was represented by Kalman Kalotay, of the Division on Investment and Enterprise. In addition to a keynote speaker, Kalotay was co-moderator of the "Foreign direct investments and multinational enterprises" session.