Commerce

March 18, 2008 - March 19, 2008

Merger Notification and Procedures

In CLDP's continuing work in support of technical training for the staff of the newly formed Egyptian Competition Authority (ECA), four ECA staff members were sponsored to attend a workshop dedicated to Merger Notification and Procedures in Brno, Czech Republic on March 18-19, 2008.

February 23, 2008 - February 27, 2008

Workshop on Consumer Product Health and Safety

CLDP hosted staff of the Egyptian Consumer Protection Agency at the Annual Meeting and Training Symposium of the International Consumer Product Health and Safety Organization in Orlando, Florida.

January 28, 2008 - January 30, 2008

Workshop for Moroccan Textile and Apparel Engineers

Following up on Textile Sourcing Consultations held by CLDP in June of 2007, CLDP advisors from the North Carolina textile industry traveled to Morocco to work with the instructors of the Moroccan School for Textile and Apparel Engineers (ESITH) in the areas of technology development and supply chain improvement to increase the scope of teaching methods and materials for emerging engineering graduates.

January 27, 2008 - January 28, 2008

CLDP Organizes Commercial Law Workshop for Judges from the Gulf

On January 27 and 28, 2008 CLDP and the Oman Ministry of Justice organized a regional conference on Commercial Law and Company Regulation in Muscat, Oman.

January 20, 2008 - April 11, 2008

Diplomacy and World Trade: Trade Capacity Building for Algerian Diplomats

CLDP designed a three-phase, multilocale program to help develop the commercial diplomacy skills of a cadre of future Algerian diplomats.

December 1, 2007 - December 3, 2007

Workshop: Building Algerian Judicial Capacity to Adjudicate Cases Related to the Financing of SMEs

n continuation of CLDP's technical assistance to the Government of Algeria since 2005 to build the capacity of a core group of experienced judges to adjudicate cases related to the financing of SMEs (small and medium enterprises), CLDP conducted a three-day workshop in Algiers, Algeria, December 1-3.

November 4, 2007 - November 10, 2007

Competition Curriculum

William Kovacic, Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission and former Professor of Competition Law at George Washington University School of Law, traveled to Cairo to meet with the administration and staff of Cairo Universities to discuss the development of a curriculum designed to prepare legal and economic graduates for work in the protection of competition opportunities in Egypt.

October 20, 2007 - October 22, 2007

Seminar: Building Algerian Judicial Capacity to Adjudicate Cases Related to the Financing of SMEs

In continuation of CLDP's technical assistance to the Government of Algeria since 2005 to build the capacity of a core group of experienced judges to adjudicate cases related to the financing of SMEs (small and medium enterprises), CLDP conducted a three-day seminar in Algiers, Algeria, October 20-22.

October 6, 2007 - October 12, 2007

CLDP Assists the University of Bahrain Develop a new Commercial Arbitration Program

In order to increase Bahrain's capacity for international commercial arbitration and to bolster commitment to economic liberalization, CLDP is collaborating with the University of Bahrain to establish an international commercial arbitration program focused on participation in an international arbitration moot competition.

September 26, 2007 - October 4, 2007

Antitrust and Law Policy

Three officials from the Egyptian Competition Authority were hosted to participate in the Fordham Annual Conference on International Antitrust Law and Policy in New York City and other intergovernmental meetings.