New measures imposed by G20 economies are more than six times larger than that recorded in the previous reporting period.
Debates have officially commenced on the Global Dialogue on Trade—the first digitally-enabled dialogue on the future of the multilateral trading system—allowing companies, multilateral institutions, think tanks and academics to join the ongoing debate on world trade reform. Over 75 suggested themes for debate were submitted to the Global Dialogue platform over the past month and […]
Summit communiqué uses softer language than previous years, reports the Financial Times.
China plans to propose reforms of the World Trade Organization, China’s ambassador to the WTO Zhang Xiangchen said.
WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo argued that the international community must strive to “turn the current crisis of multilateralism into an opportunity to save it”.
It should be India’s effort to shape and modify proposals on WTO reform so that they expand rather than restrict India’s trade opportunities.