World Trade Organization


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World Trade Organization

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(Economics) an international body concerned with promoting and regulating trade between its member states; established in 1995 as a successor to GATT
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Noun1.World Trade Organization - an international organization based in Geneva that monitors and enforces rules governing global trade
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The meeting discussed means for benefitting from the program of World Trade Organization (WTO) to enhance export Competitiveness .
BiH Minister of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations, Mirko A aroviA, who attended the final negotiations on BiH's accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva, told reporters today in Sarajevo that BiH is close to WTO membership.
Riyadh, Ramadan 9, 1437, Jun 14, 2016, SPA -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has completed the ratification procedures of the Trade Facilitation Agreement of World Trade Organization (WTO).
The World Trade Organization presents readers with a report on trade in 2014 and 2015 and the implementation of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Industry Minister Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh underlined that the western countries will benefit much from Iran's membership in the World Trade Organization (WTO).
Deal initiated by the EU adds momentum to the multilateral World Trade Organization process happening now in Nairobi.
The meeting of the working group for Kazakhstan's WTO accession was held on September 26, where the agreement was reached to continue consultations in order to expedite the negotiation process on Kazakhstan's accession into the World Trade Organization before the end of 2014.
Laker (currently with the Council and Trade Negotiation Committee Division of the World Trade Organization) investigates the legal and institutional aspects of African countries' participation at the World Trade Organization over a period of fifteen years, finding that African individual and collective participation across the core areas of regular committee work, negotiations, and dispute settlement have been nominal, minimal, and largely ineffective.
The United Arab Emirates represented by Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy is participating in the 9th Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organization, which will take place on Dec 3 in the Indonesian island of Bali.
deputy chief of mission, deputy permanent representative to the World Trade Organization in Geneva, a position he assumed in June 2000.
com)-- Based on insights of 13 noted experts and hundreds of publications, the report explores the idea that if the World Trade Organization WTO is responsible for ensuring a level playing field for global traders, and if the global trading system is broken because the playing field is not level, and if global traders respond to an imbalanced field and ineffective referee with domestic protectionism, then the World Trade Organization is theoretically responsible for protectionism.
Geneva, Oct 14 (ONA) Abdullah bin Nasser al-Rahbi, The Permanent Representative of the Sultanate to the United Nations and other international organizations submitted his credentials to Pascal Lamy, Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO).

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