• Short Summary

    THE 22ND CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE FORMALLY OPENED IN ISTANBUL'S NEW CULTURAL CENTRE TODAY (MONDAY) WITH TURKISH PRIME MINISTER, SULEYMAN DEMIREL, STRESSING THE IMPORTANCE OF CO-OPERATION BETWEEN GOVERNMENTS AND BUSINESS ORGANISATIONS.

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    THE 22ND CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE FORMALLY OPENED IN ISTANBUL'S NEW CULTURAL CENTRE TODAY (MONDAY) WITH TURKISH PRIME MINISTER, SULEYMAN DEMIREL, STRESSING THE IMPORTANCE OF CO-OPERATION BETWEEN GOVERNMENTS AND BUSINESS ORGANISATIONS.

    ALMOST TWO THOUSAND DELEGATES AND THEIR WIVES, FROM 80 COUNTRIES HEARD SPEECHES OF WELCOME FROM THE PRIME MINISTER, THE CHAMBER'S RETIRING PRESIDENT MR ARTHUR K. WATSON AND THE UNITED NATIONS UNDERSECRETARY-GENERAL FOR ECONOMIC AFFAIRS, M. PHILIPPE DE SEYNES.

    THE OPENING CEREMONIES WENT OFF WITHOUT THREATENED DEMONSTRATIONS BY LEFT-WING STUDENTS, WHO HAVE BRANDED THE I.C.C. "THE WORLD'S GREATEST IMPERIALIST ORGANISATION."
    PRIME MINISTER DEMIREL TOLD THE CONGRESS TURKEY HAD ACHIEVED A MEASURABLE INCREASE IN ITS NATIONAL INCOME IN A MIXED ECONOMY AND THROUGH THE ENCOURAGEMENT OF FREE ENTERPRISE.

    M. DE SEYNES MADE A CALL FOR A CLOSER RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN INTERNATIONAL FIRMS AND THE UNITED NATIONS IN THE FIELDS OF AID AND DEVELOPMENT.

    HE SAID THE UNITED NATIONS HAD BECOME MORE AWARE OF THE NEEDS AND CRITERIA OF THE BUSINESS WORLD, BETTER ABLE TO UNDERSTAND BUSINESS METHODS AND REACTIONS. THE BUSINESS WORLD, HE SAID, SHOULD, IN TURN, BECOME MORE DIRECTLY AWARE OF ALL THE UNITED NATIONS COULD DO FOR THE BUSINESS WORLD.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADYU7SC0GPS6E9BKAGHKHVAL72
    Media URN:
    VLVADYU7SC0GPS6E9BKAGHKHVAL72
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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