Archive - nov 26, 2005

WTO Services Chair issues second draft ministerial text on services

Original Publication Date: 
25 November, 2005
The Chair of the services negotiations in the WTO, Ambassador Fernando de Mateo of Mexico, issued Wednesday evening his revised draft Ministerial text on services.

New Services draft meets with resistance

Original Publication Date: 
25 November, 2005
The Chair of the Services Negotiations was bluntly told by five ASEAN countries Thursday 24 Nov that his (second) revised draft Ministerial text on services did not 'enjoy consensus', and that Mateo's 'dismissal' of the views of the ASEAN did not 'fit together neatly with the claim in (the Chair's) cover note that the revised draft has been prepared on the basis of submissions by Members'.

Lamy submits draft ministerial text for Hong Kong

Original Publication Date: 
25 November, 2005
Director-General Pascal Lamy, at an informal meeting of heads of delegations on 26 November 2005, introduced the Draft Ministerial Text for the 6th Ministerial Conference

Two new G-33 proposals on Special Products and the Special Safeguard Mechanism

Original Publication Date: 
25 November, 2005
links to two new G-33 proposals on Special Products and the Special Safeguard Mechanism

Revised NAMA and Agriculture reports

Original Publication Date: 
25 November, 2005
links to the ag and NAMA reports in track changes