- Centre Daily TimesMay 28 02:08 PM
Just in time for the House trade debate, the World Trade Organization’s ruling against country-of-origin meat labeling complicates passage of the Obama administration’s Pacific trade pact. Click to Continue »
- BigPond NewsMay 28 12:21 AM
The WTO will help settle a dispute between the US and NZ over Indonesian import rules for agriculture.
- FOX BusinessMay 19 09:22 AM
U.S. consumers denied the right to know the origin of their food by the WTO.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 21 06:01 AM
By Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters) - Japan launched a trade complaint at the World Trade Organization on Thursday to challenge South Korea's import bans and additional testing requirements for Japanese food after the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster. South Korea expressed regret at Japan’s action and said its ban on some Japanese seafood was necessary and reflected safety concerns. Japan says several...
- AsiaOneMay 26 01:05 PM
THE pace of negotiations at the World Trade Organisation ( WTO) has been slow, but the body remains relevant despite individual nations going their own way to strike deals, said WTO director-general Roberto Azevedo. Mr Azevedo told a public lecture in Singapore yesterday that world trade has yet to return to levels seen in the past, but is expected to slowly recover. WTO trade talks have gained...
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 19 05:52 PM
The World Trade Organization agreed Wednesday to create a single panel of experts to study complaints from the United States and New Zealand over Indonesia's import rules for agricultural products. Washington and Wellington have accused Indonesia of breaking international trade rules with its wide-ranging import restrictions on farm products like fruits, vegetables, beef and poultry. Among the ...
- Manila BulletinMay 22 12:55 AM
World Trade Organization (WTO) Director-General Roberto Azevedo has sought Philippines’ help as chair of the 2015 APEC to push for the ratification of the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) and the expansion of the Information Technology Agreement (ITA) to further liberalize global trade and enable poor countries to access of the benefits offered under these important […]
- Bulatlat.comMay 21 06:59 AM
“The WTO and its so-called free trade destroyed our country’s food self-sufficiency and food security.”
- Manila BulletinMay 27 02:55 AM
The 21-member country APEC will push for its MSME (micro small medium enterprises) Agenda before the World Trade Organization (WTO) to ensure implementation of specific measures that will put this sector into the global value chains (GVCs). Trade and Industry Secretary Gregory L. Domingo revealed this today for his post APEC trade ministerial meeting update […]
- BernamaMay 24 07:21 AM
KUALA LUMPUR, May 24 (Bernama) -- Malaysia has stressed the need for all World Trade Organisation (WTO) members to ratify its Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) by the 10th Ministerial Conference (MC10) to enable the Agreement to be implemented as soon as possible.
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