Archive - Feb 18, 2005

Development and GATS

Original Publication Date: 
17 February, 2005
A group of developing countries led by Brazil yesterday sought substantial changes in the General Agreement on Trade in Services architecture on domestic regulation.

EI Lobbying and Consultation on GATS and Education, 15-17 February 2005

Original Publication Date: 
17 February, 2005
An EI delegation met with delegations of WTO members and Chair of the Council on Trade in Services in Special Session to discuss the state of play and country positions in the GATS negotiations, especially in relation of education services

Development And GATS

Original Publication Date: 
17 February, 2005
Brazil - along with Colombia, the Dominican Republic and the Philippines - said each member has the right to define, in particular, the kind of universal service obligation it wishes to maintain.