EU President Backs Swift Implementation Of WTO Bali Deal

Law360, New York (February 12, 2014, 2:49 PM EST) -- The European Commission president on Wednesday urged World Trade Organization members to move swiftly to implement an agreement on trade concessions reached at a ministerial summit in Bali, Indonesia, backing the WTO chief's calls for the process to be finished this year.

After a meeting in Brussels with WTO Director-General Roberto Azevedo, European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso said the European Union is committed to helping the WTO chief “reinvigorate the multilateral trading system,” and stressed the need for quick implementation of a recent agreement among...
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