Archive - mars 2005

mars 21st

WTO Agriculture Talks Encounter Obstacles But Continue

Original Publication Date: 
20 March, 2005
The World Trade Organization suspended a formal meeting on agriculture negotiations here late last week after countries failed to agree on a system of calculations for comparison of tariffs.

G20 Ministerial meeting ends with Declaration

Original Publication Date: 
20 March, 2005
The Ministerial meeting of the Group of 20 concluded with the adoption of a Declaration and a press briefing in which Ministers from participating countries took part.

Latest News From The Carribean Regional Negotiating Machinery.

Original Publication Date: 
20 March, 2005
Latest news from the Carribean Regional Negotiating Machinery.

G-20 Meet Creates Grand Alliance Of tThe Third World Countries

Original Publication Date: 
20 March, 2005
Wisdom prevailed to accommodate the interests of various diverse group in preparation for the battle. The G-20 responded well to the sensitivities of the LDCs and other groups.

Developed Countries Advocate Steep Cuts in NAMA Tariffs

Original Publication Date: 
20 March, 2005
Several developed countries have intensified their advocacy in the WTO for a simple Swiss or non-linear formula that would result in steep tariff reductions in imports of industrial goods in developing countries.

mars 20th

G-20 calls for elimination of export subsidies

Original Publication Date: 
19 March, 2005
The G-20 has advocated a tariff reduction formula containing progressivity, proportionality and flexibility.

G-20 Calls for Elimination of Export Subsidies

Original Publication Date: 
19 March, 2005
The G-20 has advocated a tariff reduction formula containing progressivity, proportionality and flexibility.

G-20 Calls For Elimination Of Export Subsidies

Original Publication Date: 
19 March, 2005
Brazilian foreign minister and G-20 coordinator Celso Amorim stated that the G-20 has not only to meet more frequently but also has to engage with others to move its agenda ahead.

G-20 Calls For Elimination Of Export Subsidies

Original Publication Date: 
19 March, 2005
NEW DELHI, MARCH 19: The G-20 has advocated a tariff reduction formula containing progressivity, proportionality and flexibility.

mars 18th

Developing Countries Propose That TRIPS Should Require Patent Applications On Genetic Resources/Traditional Knowledge Should Prove Benefit Sharing

Original Publication Date: 
17 March, 2005
One of the highlights was a proposal by 8 developing countries that applications for patents relating to genetic resources and traditional knowledge should be accompanied by evidence of benefit sharing with the countries of origin