NEWS FROM ABROAD

News from a selection of international sources.
  • May 24, 2024
    European Union, Australia affirm intention to implement recent WTO...
    The European Union and Australia affirmed their intention to implement recent WTO panel rulings regarding EU measures concerning palm...
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  • May 24, 2024
    New disciplines on regulation of services trade enter into...
    The new disciplines on services domestic regulation which entered into force at the 13th Ministerial Conference (MC13) in February...
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  • May 24, 2024
    Items proposed for consideration at the next meeting of...
    The WTO Secretariat has circulated a meeting notice and list of items proposed for the next meeting, on...
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  • May 22, 2024
    Regional trade policy course underway in Shanghai for Asia-Pacific...
    A WTO Regional Trade Policy Course is under way in Shanghai for 25 government officials from 15 WTO members...
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  • May 22, 2024
    Qatar formally accepts Agreement on Fisheries Subsidies
    Qatar deposited its instrument of acceptance of the Agreement on Fisheries Subsidies on 22 May. Ambassador Dr Hend Abdalrahman...
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  • May 22, 2024
    DG Okonjo-Iweala cites members’ desire to complete unfinished business...
    WTO members are eager to complete the unfinished business pending from the organization’s 13th Ministerial Conference (MC13) in Abu...
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  • May 21, 2024
    Members seek to improve transparency in import licensing regimes
    WTO members discussed ways to improve the transparency of import licensing regimes at a meeting of the Import Licensing...
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  • May 17, 2024
    Webinar looks at use of digital technologies to improve...
    To explore the evolving landscape of global trade in goods amidst the digital era, the WTO hosted on 17...
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  • May 17, 2024
    Trade and Gender Informal Working Group advances work on...
    The Informal Working Group (IWG) on Trade and Gender met on 17 May to advance discussions on gender-responsive trade...
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  • May 16, 2024
    DDG Ellard urges APEC leaders to help turn MC13...
    Speaking at a meeting of trade ministers of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in Arequipa, Peru, on 16 May, Deputy...
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  • May 16, 2024
    DDG Ellard calls for more inclusive trade policies at...
    Delivering a keynote speech at a WTO Chairs Programme event on trade and gender in Lima, Peru, on 16...
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  • May 16, 2024
    Webinar stresses potential of services trade to boost growth...
    At a webinar hosted by Deputy Director-General Johanna Hill on 16 May, experts from the WTO, World Bank, Economic...
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