Archive - nov 19, 2005

Agriculture is the engine of the negotiations, stresses G20

Original Publication Date: 
18 November, 2005
Agriculture lies at the centre of the Doha Round and is the engine of the negotiations, the Group of 20 developing countries stressed on 9 November in a Ministerial press statement.

Mood of uncertainty in WTO on production of Ministerial text and process

Original Publication Date: 
18 November, 2005
Following the decision last week to lower expectations on what the Hong Kong Ministerial meeting will achieve, there is an atmosphere of uncertainty as to the process between now and the Hong Kong meeting, as well as after.