Archive - Mar 1, 2006 - Article

WTO services negotiations move up a gear

Original Publication Date: 
28 Febbraio, 2006
Global talks to free up trade in services, a key part of the World Trade Organisation's (WTO) Doha round, moved up a gear on Tuesday with leading states putting in demands for liberalisation.

EU Rejects Ag Requests in G-6 Meeting

Original Publication Date: 
28 Febbraio, 2006
Brussels yesterday flatly rejected calls by the United States, Australia and Brazil to improve its farm market access offer a stand that cast doubts on whether the ministerial meeting of the Group-of-Six countries next week in London will succeed in breaking the ice in the Doha Development Agenda farm negotiations.

A Batch of Plurilateral Services Offers

Original Publication Date: 
28 Febbraio, 2006
The United States joined the European Union, Japan, Canada and other industrialized nations yesterday in presenting requests under a new plurilateral approach in the stalled Doha Development Agenda services negotiations.

Updated Methodology for Ag and NAMA Simulations

Original Publication Date: 
28 Febbraio, 2006
Below is a link to the updated methodology for the agriculture and NAMA simulations. It includes the Argentina, Brazil and India (ABI) formula for NAMA.