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WTO to weigh in on EU-Russia spat over imports

The World Trade Organization will appoint experts to examine a European Union complaint against Russia over allegations its state-run companies disadvantage imports from the bloc, a Geneva-based ...

WTO to weigh in on EU-Russia spat over imports

Bangladesh trails behind South Asian countries in Covid-19 vaccination drive

Bangladesh lags behind other South Asian countries in terms of mass inoculation against Covid-19. Among seven SAARC countries (excluding the Maldives), only Afghanistan has vaccinated a lesser ...

Bangladesh trails behind South Asian countries in Covid-19 vaccination drive

WTO optimistic after fisheries meet, but 'gaps' remain

The World Trade Organization chief voiced optimism that a ministerial meeting Thursday would pave the way to successful negotiations towards a long elusive deal banning subsidies that favour ...

Workers fill Vietnamese fishing boats with water to sink them after they were seized due to illegal fishing in Indonesia's waters, at Datuk island in West Kalimantan, Indonesia

The WTO waiver battle over Covid jab IP rights

More than 80 countries support the proposal, including Argentina, Bangladesh, the DR Congo, Kenya, Nigeria and Venezuela

The WTO waiver battle over Covid jab IP rights

US appeals WTO panel report on S Korea over tariffs

The US has appealed a World Trade Organisation’s panel report in favour of Seoul over Washington’s high tariffs on South Korea’s steel and power transformer products

US appeals WTO panel report on S Korea over tariffs

LDC graduation: Discussions at WTO for facilities of 12 more years

Efforts are on to include the proposal in the minutes of the WTO ministerial conference, to be held in Geneva, Switzerland in next November.


LDC graduation: Discussions at WTO for facilities of 12 more years

Hopes for WTO momentum as new boss takes charge

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala takes over the World Trade Organization on Monday amid hopes that she will spur the beleaguered body into addressing its towering challenges, including the pandemic-fuelled global ...

 Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

'Graduation from LDC : The challenging 5 years ahead'

We are extremely happy hearing that the Committee for Development Policy of the United Nations has recommended taking Bangladesh out from the list of the least-developed countries.

'Graduation from LDC : The challenging 5 years ahead'

WTO faults US over Trump’s China tariffs

The World Trade Organization has upheld a complaint by China over additional US duties on some $250 billion of Chinese goods, a decision that sparked outrage in Washington

WTO faults US over Trump’s China tariffs

Bangladesh ranks 2nd in WTO export growth index

Bangladesh has secured second position in export growth among emerging economies and first among South Asian nations in the last decade despite its narrow export basket in the World Trade ...

Bangladesh ranks 2nd in WTO export growth index
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