The UAE has ratified the World Trade Organisation’s (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement and has confirmed its acceptance, becoming the first Arab country to do so, said a report.
Sultan bin Saeed Al-Mansouri, Minister of Econ
The World Trade Organization reached deals on agricultural export subsidies, food aid and other issues on Saturday, capping a ministerial conference in the Kenyan capital where rich and poor countries had been split over the path of trade reform
Iran is prepared to negotiate its way into the World Trade Organization, Industry Minister Mohammad Reza Nematzadeh said on Thursday, building on the momentum of a landmark nuclear deal as Tehran restores international economic links after yea
More than 50 members of the World Trade Organization signed an agreement on Wednesday to remove import tariffs on 201 information technology products, marking the first major global tariff-cutting deal in 19 years.
The products co
China has served notice to World Trade Organization members including the European Union and US that complaints about its cheap exports will need to meet a higher standard from December 2016, a Beijing envoy said at a WTO meeting.
The benefits of a treaty that will cut red tape at borders and standardise customs procedures are much larger than previously thought and could add $3.6 trillion to annual global exports, the World Trade Organization (WTO) said in a report on Mo
Turkey is considering lodging an appeal with the World Trade Organization (WTO) against a US move to slap anti-dumping duties on imports of Turkish steel pipes, an industry group told Reuters.
“We firmly believe that the Tur
The World Trade Organization finalised a list of 201 information technology products to be freed from import tariffs in a $1.3 trillion deal on Friday, but said it was still short of the critical mass of countries needed to put it into force.
World trade negotiators seeking to eliminate tariffs on IT products agreed over the weekend to expand the list on which tariffs would be dropped to about 200 products with an annual trade value of some $1 trillion.
UAE will host an important meeting of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) focusing on reforms of the global trading system on October 28, during the Global Trade Development Week (GTDW) in Abu Dhabi.
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