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WTO

abbreviation for World Trade Organization. See GATT.
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It allows the WTO member countries which do not have sufficient drug production capacity to request another WTO member for assistance in drug supply in case of emergency.
Selected highlights of the 2017 annual report on Russias WTO compliance: So far, Russias actions strongly indicate that it has no intention of complying with many of the promises it made to the United States and other WTO Members.
During the workshop, a number of WTO experts clarified the basic elements of the dispute settlement mechanism of the WTO and procedures for settling the commercial disputes within the WTO starting from friendly consultations among the state members.
After meeting the Vice President Abdel Rahman, Ali, Tuesday stated, that Sudan's delegation to Geneva is mobilizing support to its official application to join WTO.
Kenya hosted the first WTO ministerial conference on African soil.
WTO Director-General Roberto Azevedo said: "I congratulate WTO members and the government of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the historic step taken today to conclude the accession negotiations of Kazakhstan and finalize its WTO Accession Package.
Due to US opposition, no working groups has been set up for Iran's accession to the WTO," Jalili was quoted as saying.
There is a special section in WTO called the "Agreement on Agriculture.
We celebrate accessions both because of what it means for the individual country, but also because of what it means for this organization," he said Yemen will be the 35th least developed country in the WTO.
One way of minimizing the impact of the WTO trade rules and its dispute-settlement mechanism is to shift from multilateral trade negotiations towards regional or bilateral trade arrangements that would offset the negative impact of the WTO regime on domestic law and policy.
The WTO said, on 15 July, that the EU provision on individual treatment' embodied in the EU's basic anti-dumping regulation and in Regulation 91/2009 and its application in the fasteners investigation against China was inconsistent with WTO rules because with respect to producers from non-market economy countries, such as China, it conditioned the calculation of individual dumping margins and the imposition of individual duties on the fulfilment of certain criteria.
Summary: Iran has submitted its trade regime to revive its membership talks with the World Trade Organization (WTO), a WTO official said.