Divisions over food subsidies widened among members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) on Thursday, making it unlikely a landmark trade deal could be reached with just a day left to the end of talks.
After 12 years of fruitless
Ethiopia expects to join the World Trade Organisation in 2015 without heeding to demands that it liberalises its state-run banking and telecoms sectors, the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.
The Horn of Africa nation applied to
The United States launched a blistering attack on fellow World Trade Organization member states on Thursday for failing to do more to cut global barriers to trade, criticising India in particular for trying to introduce a "
The World Trade Organization slashed its forecast for trade growth in 2013 on Wednesday, saying it feared protectionism was on the increase.
It cut its forecast for global trade growth in 2013 to 3.3 percent from 4.5 percent and s
The US would violate global trade rules and damage its credibility if it decides to subsidize steel, chemical and other manufacturers by restricting exports of liquefied natural gas, after years of pressing other countries like China to drop res
Egypt has notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) that it has imposed additional tariffs on raw and white sugar and steel rebar for 200 days from December 2, to protect domestic producers from a surge in imports, WTO filings showed on Wednes
Unrest across the Arab world cost the region more than 7.5 million tourists last year, said the secretary-general of World Tourism Organisation (WTO).
Egypt, Tunisia and Yemen suffered the full brunt of the Arab Spring, while tourism also
The lack of capacity to export locally produced goods and materials is an imperative concern that needs to be addressed to promote trade in the Arab region, said the director general of the World Trade Organisation.
Pascal Lamy outlined st
World trade growth will slow for a second year to 3.7 per cent in 2012 but "severe" downside risks could drive it further below the 20-year average of 5.4 per cent, the World Trade Organisation forecast on Thursday.
Trade growth slowed to