- AFP via Yahoo! NewsJun 26 11:34 AM
Emergency car import duties imposed by Ukraine in 2012 to safeguard its own auto industry violate global trade rules, the World Trade Organization said Friday, urging Kiev to lift them. A WTO panel of experts found in favour of Japan, which brought the complaint against Ukraine, ruling that "Ukraine acted inconsistently" with a range of international trade rules, including the 1994 GATT agreement.
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsJun 22 10:48 AM
Kazakhstan's president on Monday hailed the "new horizons" opening up to his country after the former Soviet state completed nearly two decades of talks on joining the World Trade Organisation. The energy-rich nation of 17 million people began accession talks in 1996 but the negotiations were complicated by its membership of the Russian-led Eurasian Economic Union which also includes Armenia and...
- Business Standard IndiaJul 02 12:16 PM
May decide against single undertaking at Nairobi meeting
- Fuseworks via Yahoo! New Zealand NewsJul 01 04:16 PM
Trade Minister Tim Groser today welcomed the conclusions of the 5th World Trade Organisation Trade Policy Review of New Zealand.
- The Japan TimesJun 27 10:32 AM
GENEVA – Emergency car import duties imposed by Ukraine in 2012 to safeguard its auto industry violate global trade rules, the World Trade Organization ruled Friday, urging Kiev to lift them.
- Scoop.co.nzJul 01 04:35 PM
Trade Minister Tim Groser today welcomed the conclusions of the 5th World Trade Organisation Trade Policy Review of New Zealand. “Once again NZ has been highly commended by the WTO for maintaining an open and transparent trade policy regime”, says Mr Groser.
- The Times of IndiaJun 29 05:54 AM
The government is looking at ways to implement the WTO order that has ruled that the ban imposed by India on imports of America's poultry products was inconsistent, a senior official said on Monday.
- The Japan TimesJul 02 07:56 AM
GENEVA – Japan launched a complaint against Brazil at the World Trade Organization on Thursday to challenge charges and taxes that it says illegally favor Brazilian-made goods over foreign competition, the WTO said in a statement.
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsJun 17 09:47 AM
Canada on Wednesday submitted a request at the World Trade Organization for retaliatory trade measures against the United States for non-compliance after winning a meat labelling dispute. At a special WTO meeting held to iron out trade disputes, Canada evaluated the suspension of its tariffs and related obligations on US goods at three billion Canadian dollars ($2.5 billion) annually. This was ...
- The Moscow TimesJun 28 11:01 AM
World Trade Organization / Flickr A WTO dispute panel, set up in March 2014, ruled on Friday that Ukraine violated the so-called Safeguards Agreement.
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