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INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC ORGANIZATIONS - 01

PUBLISHED BY: SURENDER KUMAR
SEPTEMBER 05, 2013

   
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INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC ORGANIZATIONS - 01

IMPORTANT INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS: AN OVERVIEW

 

ORGANIZATION

ESTABLISHMENT

 

YEAR

HEADQUARTERS

 

 

IMPORTANT FEATURES

 

 

IBRD, IFC, MIGA are associated institutions of World Bank. Initially IBRD was constituted in 1945. IFC and IDA were established in 1956 and 1960 respectively

 

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Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Brunei, Vietnam, Laos and Myanmar, Combodia and Burma have got the status of observers in ASEAN and they will get full membership at some later date. India and Russia were iven the status of ‘Dialogue Partner’ in ASEAN in 1996

 

 



USA, Canada and Mexico. APEC declared to convert Asia pacific region into free trade zone by 2020 A.D.

 15 nations have a common ‘EURO’ currency since January 1, 1999

 

 

Brazil, Argentina Paraguay and Uruguay (Free trade zone of South American region)

 

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India, Pakistan, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Maldives. SAARC nations have started SAPTA since December 7, 1995. SAARC nations have decided to start SAFTA by 1998

 

A group of 15 developing countries

 

Changed name of OEEC which was established in 1948

 

 

 

 

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IMF & IBRD

 

 

WTO

 

ADB

 

ASEAN

 

 

 

 

 

NAFTA

 

APEC

 

 

European Union

 

 

Mercosur

 

OPEC

 

 

SAARC

 

 

 

G-15

 

OECD

 

 

 

 

 

1945

 

 

 

1995

 

1966

 

1967

 

 

 

 

 

1992

 

1989

 

 

Changed the form of EEC which was established in 1958

 

1995

 

1960

 

 

1985

 

 

 

1989

 

1961

 

 

 

 

WASHINGTON D.C.

 

 

GENEVA

 

MANILA

 

JAKARTA

 

 

 

 

 

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BRUSSELS

 

 

 

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VIENNA

 

 

KATHMANDU

 

 

 

GENEVA

 

PARIS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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