By Martin Khor , TWN Info Service on WTO and Trade Issues (Oct05/10)
The WTO's Trade Negotiations Committee met on 13 October to take stock of the state of the Doha negotiations, with members giving views on recent developments and some members presenting a few new proposals.
By Kanaga Raja, TWN Info Service on WTO and Trade Issues (Oct05/10)
The Group of 20 developing countries held a press conference on 12 October in Geneva to give a response to the proposals of the US and EU and comments on the series of meetings in Zurich and Geneva earlier in the week.
By Goh Chien Yen (TWN), TWN Info Service on WTO and Trade Issues (Oct05/9)
In the negotiations of the past week starting 10 October, the EU has made clear its demand that developing countries have to pay a heavy price in widely opening up its markets in industrial products and services, in exchange for the concessions the EU is proposing in agriculture.
By Tetteh Hormeku (TWN Africa), TWN Info Service on WTO and Trade Issues (Oct05/8)
The US proposals on agriculture unveiled on Monday 10 October in Zurich by US Trade Representative Robert Portman has come under criticism from several developing countries and NGOs for not doing enough to cut its domestic support