Turkmenistan Taking Steps Toward WTO Membership

Law360 (July 22, 2020, 9:08 PM EDT) -- Turkmenistan was granted observer status at the World Trade Organization on Wednesday, putting the former Soviet republic on track to become a full WTO member within the next five years.

The government declared its intent to join the WTO in May. The General Council agreed to give it observer status, which will allow the nation to establish a permanent presence in Geneva and monitor WTO proceedings while it negotiates the terms of its full membership.

"The growing trends of economic globalization in the modern world have set for Turkmenistan the task to actively integrate into the world economy and the system...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Related Sections

Government Agencies

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!