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Wednesday, Aug 12, 2020


Aug 04, 2020 14:08
“This goes against the principles of the market economy and the WTO’s principles of openness, transparency and non-discrimination,” said foreign ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin. read more
Aug 01, 2020 07:23
With a whopping near-universal membership of 164 countries, big, small and all sizes in-between, WTO simply turned unwieldy. It became increasingly impossible to negotiate one common trade rule on the basis of the consensus, writes Dr Mohan Kumar, who retired as the Indian ambassador to France read more
Jul 30, 2020 15:23
Senator Chuck Grassley, Chairman of the powerful Senate Finance Committee, made the comments during a Congressional hearing on WTO on Wednesday. read more
Jul 30, 2020 08:00
During a meeting in Geneva Wednesday, it agreed to establish a panel of three experts to determine if Japan violated WTO rules when it imposed restrictions on three classes of chemicals used in the production of smart-phone displays, TV screens and semiconductors. read more
Jul 03, 2020 00:29
HT has reported the ban was under discussion since early last month and the June 15 face-off between Indian and Chinese troops in Ladakh’s Galwan Valley hastened it. read more
Jun 30, 2020 22:21
China said on Tuesday that India’s move to ban 59 Chinese-origin mobile apps could be a breach of World Trade Organisation (WTO) rules, and urged New Delhi to create an open and fair business environment. read more
Jun 19, 2020 19:24
India could revoke the Most Favoured Nation status to Pakistan, but may not be able to do so with China read more
May 21, 2020 06:38
After July 8, candidates will be invited to meet with WTO members, the World Trade Organization said in a statement Wednesday after a decision by its 164 members. read more
May 14, 2020 18:17
The 62-year-old Brazilian career diplomat first took the reins of the global trade body in 2013 and his second term is due to end in 2021. read more
Apr 11, 2020 05:26
At his daily White House news conference on coronavirus, Trump said the United States was taken advantage of by the World Trade Organization and the Chinese economy started booming after it joined WTO with the help of the US. read more
Feb 20, 2020 20:02
The decision to strip India of its ‘developing country’ status, based on a unilateral, arbitrary criteria, is wrong read more
Feb 02, 2020 07:57
Moore was WTO director general from 1999 to 2002 and oversaw China’s entry into a global rules-based trading system. read more
Jan 25, 2020 19:25
The decisions were taken during wide-ranging talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro here. read more
Jan 24, 2020 00:30
Trump had on Wednesday complained that his country hadn’t been treated fairly by the WTO and said that if China and India are considered developing nations by the trade body, the same status should be accorded to the US. read more
Dec 26, 2019 16:13
In a dispute, India has been accused of pursuing a policy to guarantee a high minimum price, known as fair and minimum price or FRP, for Indian cane-growers that has led production to spike. Along with this, Brazil flagged subsidies for sugar export. read more