WTO & Plurilaterals

TiSA

TiSA

The European Parliament’s trade committee debated an upcoming resolution on the agreement drafted by MEP Viviane Reding (EPP) on Tuesday 1 December. The initial text – broadly favourable to TISA – has attracted close to 600 amendments and is awaiting further input from eight other committees. INTA is due to …

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The trade agenda in EU: last weeks before end 2015

China   On top of EU decision-makers’ minds is China. The EU will need to decide mid December whether to extend the two-year old price arrangement over imports of solar panels and how to handle imports of Chinese steel as the sector clamours for protection amidst a steep price fall. …

WTO & Plurilaterals

NAIROBI/WTO/G20

As expected leaders of the G20 have come up with a statement on trade and in support of the World Trade Organization. The text calls for “a successful Nairobi Ministerial Meeting that has a balanced set of outcomes, including on the Doha Development Agenda, and provides clear guidance to post-Nairobi …