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U.S. Senate Finance Committee Hearing on WTO Reform: Making Global Rules Work for Global Challenges

Terence P. Stewart | Current Thoughts on Trade | 08/04/2020

On July 29, 2020, the United States Senate Finance Committee held a hearing on WTO Reform: Making Global Rules Work for Global Challenges. The hearing had four witnesses, including two…

General Council agrees guidelines for final stage of DG selection

WTO | General Council | 08/03/2020

The General Council agreed on 31 July on the steps to be take...

How the next WTO chief will be chosen and the task ahead

Emma Farge and Philip Blenkinsop | Reuters | 08/03/2020

Eight candidates from Mexico to Moldova are biddi...

Can the World Trade Organization Be Saved?

Andrew Browne | Bloomberg | 08/01/2020

Can the World Trade Organization be saved, or should it be dumped once and for a...


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