EghtesadOnline: The European Union will challenge the China-US trade agreement at the World Trade Organization if it creates "distortions" in the market that harm EU companies, the bloc's envoy to Beijing said Friday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran says joining World Trade Organization is no more a priority for the country – a change of dominant tone since the signing of the nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers in July 2015 – amid America’s hostile Iran policy under President Donald Trump.
EghtesadOnline: The government’s ambitious plan to turn Iran into a hub of transit and exports to the 400-million strong Middle East market is at risk, as Iran’s accession to the World Trade Organization has failed to make any tangible progress in the past few years.
EghtesadOnline: Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture plans to hold online courses on the rules of World Trade Organization from July 1 to August 1.
EghtesadOnline: Despite a seemingly firm intention in the government of President Hassan Rouhani to join the World Trade Organization, Iran’s membership process has had little progress since he took office in August 2013.
EghtesadOnline: World trade is on track to expand by 2.4% this year, though there is “deep uncertainty” about economic and policy developments, particularly in the United States, the World Trade Organization said on Wednesday.
EghtesadOnline: China supports the work of the World Trade Organization (WTO), the country's foreign ministry said on Thursday, after U.S. President Donald Trump's administration said it might defy WTO rulings it viewed as interfering with U.S. sovereignty.
EghtesadOnline: The U.S. isn’t bound by decisions made at the World Trade Organization, President Donald Trump’s administration said in outlining a new trade agenda that promises to root out unfair practices by foreign countries.
EghtesadOnline: U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is preparing to ignore any rulings by the World Trade Organization that it sees as an affront to U.S. sovereignty, the Financial Times reported on Tuesday, citing a report prepared by officials.
EghtesadOnline: The European Union scored a few legal hits against Russia in a World Trade Organization ruling on Friday, having launched a challenge in May 2014 against Russian anti-dumping duties on German and Italian light commercial vehicles.