The finance ministers of the Group of Seven (G-7) nations will meet with the heads of the World Bank and four regional development banks in Rome next month to push for reform of the multilateral
lending agencies and improve the effectiveness of development aid, international financial sources said Thursday.
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A weeklong multilateral
negotiation aimed at China's entry into the World Trade Organization (WTO) will resume on Nov.
The World Bank and the IMF have tended to be excessively cautious and have thus acted as a brake upon the remission of multilateral
Because the crisis is global in origin, it is on the radar screens of multilateral
However, if the foreign country's police can help with an investigation but not on a police-to-police basis, agencies can use more formal procedures-specifically, mutual assistance, multilateral
treaties, letters rogatory, executive agreements, and extradition.
With little resistance from Washington, Beijing managed to get members of the United Nations to agree to human-rights "dialogues" with individual foreign governments, instead of multilateral
trade negotiations have reduced average tariffs in industrialized countries almost sevenfold since the end of World War II.
has generally honored its commitments to multilateral
agreements, such as the GATT, the author contends that U.
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has begun negotiations to create a multilateral
agreement that would provide a comprehensive framework for international investment.
Some $50 billion is lent each year by the multilateral
financial institutions (MFIs) like the World Bank, the International Finance Corporation,the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the Asian Development Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank.