The two countries are seeking fairer conditions for farmers, especially for the least developed countries, and are also focusing on food security issues.
The two countries met to review bilateral economic affairs and plan future agendas.
The two parties reached a broad scope agreement that will benefit European exports. In addition to tariff elimination, negotiators included clauses on worker, consumer, and environmental protection.
The United Nations has issued a global “call for action” to halt the effects of pollution on the marine ecosystem and mitigate the effects of climate change.
China has presented its plans to create trade corridors with Europe, Africa, and Latin America.
WTO members are seeking to adapt rules and regulations to the new realities of trade.
This year, the Asian giant is on its way to outstripping the United States as the world’s largest oil consumer.
The decision will benefit global trade and it is hoped that countries that have not yet signed the agreement will do so soon.
This ongoing dispute at the WTO is over subsidies to Chinese aluminum producers.
Leaders of the Asia-Pacific Forum reasserted their commitment to keeping their markets open.
The Climate Summit in Morocco highlighted the role of the trade in goods and services to stimulate investment.
Combined with the slowing of the downturn in exports, this puts one of the world’s largest economies in a more balanced position.
Government officials analyze possible agreements between the two blocs and resume negotiations.
Those present also decided on actions in relation to the fight against climate change, terrorism, and the refugee crisis.
Financial incentives seek to increase countries’ negotiating capacities and enable them to take part effectively in the global trading system.
Under the slogan “From Decision to Action,” the UNCTAD meeting aimed to develop an inclusive and equitable environment for trade and development.
La iniciativa busca aumentar la superficie marina protegida para avanzar en la protección y desarrollo de un espacio de diversidad biológica.
The FAO agreement binds countries to implement measures to protect fishing.
The OECD has launched a program for Latin America and the Caribbean in Santiago de Chile.
The two blocs made progress on discussions to reach a formal agreement that would enable the free trade of products and services.
The marine environment makes up over 90% of our planet's biosphere. However, less than 1% of these international waters are protected areas.
The instrument, which has been ratified by 71 countries, will enter into force once it has been formally accepted by two-thirds of WTO members.
Several WTO members have expressed their desire to revive negotiations to further open markets for non-agricultural goods.
On April 13th, 2016, WTO member countries were urged to implement the recent decisions as soon as possible.
Paraguay’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Eladio Loizaga, has resumed work on the cooperation projects that were finalized during his last visit to Tokyo.
The two countries’ foreign ministers met to work on an agenda of shared issues and agreed to revive relations.
The two countries are negotiating agreements on trade and investment.
The negotiations that began in 2000 have entered into force following the signing of the Framework Agreement for the creation of a Free Trade Agreement.
As part of negotiations over the Environmental Goods Agreement (EGA), a new meeting took place to discuss progress so far.
The 12th round of trade negotiations between the US and the EU took place in Brussels.
Crude oil exports from the US have been banned since the energy crisis of 1973. Oil prices are at their lowest point since 2008, and the market anticipates that they will continue to fall.
The Russian deputy prime minister, Arkady Dvorkovich, has said that his country is open to discussing the creation of a free trade zone with Hong Kong.
The historic summit in Kenya also led to the relaunch of the WTO as the guiding body for world trade.
The WTO Ministerial Conference in Kenya made progress on tariff elimination for 201 high-tech goods.
The United States and the EU are making headway on negotiations towards a transatlantic agreement to liberalize trade and investment flows.
The G-20 decided upon actions relating to the fight against terrorism and the refugee crisis.
The contents of the TPP have been made public, after being negotiated and signed in absolute secrecy. The agreement includes commitments that go beyond those included in previous agreements between member countries.
World leaders adopted a new agenda for sustainable development at the United Nations (UN). This article details the goals that the major world powers are aiming to achieve.