DDG Wolff: “For trade to flow there needs to be a high degree of
WTO, June 29, 2018
Speaking at the Closing Ceremony of the World Trade Institute Master
Programmes in Bern on 29 June, Deputy Director-General Alan Wolff
emphasized the importance of the rule of law in an age of conflict. More...
WTO issues panel report on tobacco plain packaging requirements
WTO, June 28, 2018
On 28 June the WTO circulated the panel report in the cases brought
by Honduras, the Dominican Republic, Cuba and Indonesia in
“Australia — Certain Measures Concerning Trademarks, Geographical
Indications and Other Plain Packaging Requirements Applicable to
Tobacco Products and Packaging” More...
Australia’s accession negotiations for government procurement pact
reach milestone — Chair
WTO, June 27, 2018
Prospects for concluding Australia’s negotiations to join the
Government Procurement Agreement by end-2018 are growing, noted John
Newham (Ireland), Chair of the Government Procurement Committee, at
a meeting on 27 June 2018 which marked an “important milestone” for
this accession. More...