TPP Trade Talks at Pivotal Stage as Hawaii Meet Nears Conclusion
Du régional au continental : zoom sur l’intégration en Afrique
Trade Negotiators Clinch Tentative Deal to Expand ITA Product List

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30 July 2015
Trade ministers from 12 Pacific Rim countries are gathered in the US state of Hawaii this week, in an effort to bring the negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement to their much-awaited conclusion. The meeting is currently scheduled to conclude tomorrow, with the hopes of...
31 July 2015
成帅华 上周,总部位于日内瓦的世界贸易组织(WTO)宣布,参与《信息技术协定》(ITA)扩围谈判的54个成员方已在18日的谈判中就主要议题达成一致意见,这意味着,未来每年将有约200个新增的信息技术产品、总价值达1万亿美元在全球范围内逐步实现零关税。 中国积极跟踪参与了ITA扩围谈判。习近平主席和奥巴马总统在去年APEC峰会期间就扩围清单达成一致,为本月日内瓦谈判的成功铺平了道路。 中国积极参与并促成此次扩围,有直接的出口利益方面的考虑。信息技术产品及其零部件的免关税,将降低我国以组装为主信息技术产业的采购成本,可望再次提升我国信息技术产品的出口竞争力。...
31 July 2015
Казахстан не будет применять в двусторонней торговле с Украиной положения Приложения № 6 к Договору о зоне свободной торговли СНГ, сообщила «Европейская правда» со ссылкой на протокол, принятый по результатам двенадцатого заседания украинско-казахстанской Межгосударственной комиссии по...
30 July 2015
Parte dos membros da Organização Mundial do Comércio (OMC) alcançou um consenso sobre a expansão da lista de produtos cobertos pelo Acordo de Tecnologia da Informação (ITA, sigla em inglês). O grupo é composto por 54 países, que respondem por 90% do comércio global de produtos eletrônicos, de...
30 July 2015
The 31 July deadline for inking a Doha Round “work programme” will very likely be missed, WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo said on Tuesday, urging delegations to come prepared this autumn to redouble their efforts toward reaching “substantive outcomes” ahead of their December ministerial...
30 July 2015
WTO members formally signed off on Kazakhstan’s accession on Monday, bringing the Central Asian country into the final stage of becoming the global trade body’s 162 nd member. The approval of Kazakhstan’s accession package came during the 27-28 July meeting of the WTO’s General Council, which is...
30 July 2015
Пятьдесят четыре члена ВТО, являющиеся основными экспортерами IT-продукции, 24 июля 2015 г. договорились об устранении таможенных пошлин на ввоз более 200 наименований высокотехнологичных товаров. В рамках соглашения в течение трех лет будет отменено большинство пошлин на высокотехнологичные товары...
29 July 2015
L’idée selon laquelle l’intégration régionale pourrait constituer l’une des pierres d’assises du développement africain semble bénéficier d’un large consensus. Et c’est très tôt, dès le début de la période post-coloniale, que l’on a vu les premiers efforts se déployer en vue de resserrer les liens...
29 July 2015
L’intégration régionale est la voie à suivre pour l‘Afrique, mais les récentes méga-initiatives – ZLE tripartite et ZLE continentale – seront confrontées à d’importants défis. L’intégration en groupes restreints, et en abandonnant le modèle linéaire d’intégration, devrait s’avérer plus fructueuse...
29 July 2015
Au milieu du mois de juillet, Passerelles a eu l’opportunité de s’entretenir avec Salifou Tiemtoré, Directeur des douanes de la Communauté économique des États de l’Afrique de l’Ouest (CEDEAO). Bien évidemment, la discussion s’est articulée autour du sujet clé, à l’heure actuelle, en matière d’...

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