Archive - Apr 6, 2005 - Article

Disappointing results for South so far in GATS talks

Original Publication Date: 
5 Aprile, 2005
The services negotiations in the WTO have so far not attained an overall balance of rights and obligations, the increase in developing countries' service exports has been small, and the initial offers by major trading partners has been disappointing for developing countries.(M.Khor)

US supports Lamy for president of WTO

Original Publication Date: 
5 Aprile, 2005
The former French EU commissioner for trade and candidate for the World Trade Organisation

GATS negotiators debate if there is a ?crisis? in WTO services talks

Original Publication Date: 
5 Aprile, 2005
Some key players in the services negotiations in the WTO believe the talks are in a state of crisis because of the lack of offers or serious offers by many members so far. (M.Khor)

'GATS talks will move only with a ?big leap? in Mode 4'

Original Publication Date: 
5 Aprile, 2005
Developing countries are likely to move forward in the WTO services negotiations only if there is a