Archives for posts with tag: Doha

Blog Report: CHEATING WOMEN IS CHEATING SOCIETY, By Ambassador Mo
On average, a woman earns only 70% of a man’s salary. Women constitute 45% of the global workforce, but as much as 70% of the world’s poor. Yet studies, such as the one that UNCTAD recently conducted in Bhutan, show that women-headed households often do better than men-headed. Evidently, women’s potential for contributing to development is immense, but underutilized. –More–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/cheating-women-is-cheating-society/51078Image

MONEY BUZZ Report: NOT OUT OF FINANCIAL-CRISIS WOODS? By Ambassador Mo
“Do not be misled by the pep talks and some of the short-term viewpoints that we’re seeing recovery here & there – we are not out of the woods, we are far and away not out of the woods yet. Some of the recoveries are fragile, only in some parts of the world are we seeing some real recovery,” according to SG of UN Conference on Trade & Development (UNCTAD), Supachai Panitchpakdi.
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/not-out-of-financial-crisis-woods/50998Image