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23 November 2017
As trade talks in Geneva enter the final stretch, WTO negotiators have tabled new proposals on agriculture for the Buenos Aires ministerial that begins in just over two weeks. They have also put forward suggestions for a work programme to deal with unresolved topics after the conference takes place...
23 November 2017
WTO negotiators concluded another cluster of talks on fisheries subsidy disciplines last week, with one more round to go before heading to the organisation’s ministerial conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The 13-17 November meet at the WTO’s Geneva headquarters produced a set of “ working...
14 November 2017
While the nexus between trade policy, gender equality, and sustainable development is increasingly clear, a new generation of free trade agreements is incorporating trade and...
9 November 2017
Ahead of the WTO’s Eleventh Ministerial Conference in Buenos Aires, some WTO members have expressed interest in including aspects of the so-called “new economy,” in particular...
9 November 2017
In this article, the author assesses actions states and the international community should take to address illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing. These actions include...
31 October 2017
The elimination of fossil fuel subsidies would decrease global carbon emissions significantly. This piece outlines five features of an ambitious approach to fossil fuel subsidy...
30 October 2017
In this article the author argues for the need to speed up implementation of the Nairobi Ministerial Decision on Export Competition and work towards the elimination of...
26 October 2017
Developing countries face various complexities and challenges when negotiating large-scale investment projects with foreign investors. In this article, the author discusses how...
25 November 2017
По результатам 9 месяцев 2017 г. экспорт обрабатываемых товаров в стране вырос на 22% и составил 11,1 млрд долл. США, заявил Министр по инвестициям и развитию Казахстана Женис Касымбек на заседании Правительства страны 21 ноября 2017 года. «В общем мы экспортируем более 800 товаров обрабатывающего...
24 November 2017
Треть стоимости промышленных товаров, около 5,9 млн долл. США, приходится на «нематериальные затраты», которые состоят из бренда, промышленного образца, технологий. Об этом говорится в Докладе 2017 г. о положении в области интеллектуальной собственности в мире, который был подготовлен Всемирной...
24 November 2017
A dos semanas de la undécima Conferencia Ministerial (CM11) de la Organización Mundial del Comercio (OMC) en Buenos Aires (Argentina), las negociaciones se intensifican en las áreas de negociación más activas en cuanto a los intereses de los países latinoamericanos: agricultura y pesca. Sin embargo...
23 November 2017
Os ministros das Relações Exteriores dos países do Mercado Comum do Sul (Mercosul) reuniram-se, em 10 de novembro, em Brasília (Brasil), com o vicepresidente da Comissão Europeia, Jyrki Katainen, com o objetivo de conferir impulso político à conclusão das negociações birregionais. Durante a reunião...
23 November 2017
Negotiators from Canada, Mexico, and the US have concluded their fifth round of talks to modernise the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the last such meeting of 2017 following an intense negotiating schedule which kicked off in August. The 17-21 November talks were held in Mexico City,...

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