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Robots aren’t yet killing off all our jobs, World Bank says


“The rise of automation has so far had a negligible impact on jobs at a global scale, the World Bank chief economist says, despite common gloomy predictions that humans are set to be replaced by machines. While advanced economies have shed industrial jobs over the last two decades, the rise of the same sector in East Asia […]

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CTA approves contracts that pave the way for $2.1 billion Red-Purple Line modernization


“The CTA board on Wednesday approved contracts for the largest and costliest construction project in CTA history: the massive $2.1 billion Red and Purple Line modernization. The board also approved a contract for preliminary work on an even larger project: the proposed $2.3 billion extension of the Red Line from 95th Street to 130th Street. […]

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WTCA Meridian – November 2018


Investors recognized three global trends shaping real estate in 2018. Find out what they are in the latest issue of the WTCA Meridian.

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Agribusiness giant ADM shows there’s money to be made in trade war


“Archer-Daniels-Midland Co., the 116-year-old agribusiness giant, is shaping up as one of the few crop-trading houses to benefit from President Donald Trump’s trade war with China. On Tuesday, the Chicago-based firm reported better-than-expected earnings for a fourth straight quarter, with soybean crushing the main driver of growth. ADM also said it’s been able to find […]

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WTCA General Assembly 2019 in Querétaro


“In 2019 WTC Querétaro will host the 50th anniversary of the celebration of the WTCA’s General Assembly, event that will take place for the first time in Mexico and Latin America.” Read more here.

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Don’t put those cranes away yet, Chicago: Plan Commission approves three megadevelopments


“Plans to bring almost 7,000 residential units, more than 2 million square feet of offices and more than 1,200 hotel rooms are moving close to the starting line in Chicago — a new wave of proposed megadevelopments that stands out even amid a yearslong construction boom.” Read more here.

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XRP Lauded by WTO as it Believes Cryptocurrencies can Transform Global Commerce


  “While the regulatory hurdles will take some time to clear the way for cryptocurrencies, many global organizations have been found positively commenting on cryptocurrencies and their impact. The latest entrant to this list is World Trade Organisation (WTO) which has lauded XRP and has also highlighted Bitcoin, Ethereum and IOTA believing that these would […]

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World Trade Centers Association September Newsletter Out Now!


Read about all the interesting things happening this month at World Trade Centers around the world! Click here to read more  

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World Trade Centers Association July Newsletter Out Now!


Read about all the interesting things happening this month at World Trade Centers around the world! Click here to read more  

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Global Connections, Local Growth – WTCA / FP Analytics Report


WTCC is proud to promote a recently produced report prepared for the WTCA by our thought leadership partner in international trade – FP Analytics. Click here to download the full report.

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