WTO Off To 'Excellent Start' In Reviving Doha, Chief Says

Law360, New York (March 14, 2014, 5:28 PM EDT) -- The head of the World Trade Organization said Friday that the body's members have made strides toward breaking an impasse on aspects of the Doha Development Agenda, following a recent summit that resulted in the first WTO-wide agreement in nearly two decades.

Speaking at a meeting of the WTO General Council on Friday, the organization's director-general, Roberto Azevedo, praised WTO members for the steps they have already taken toward developing a work plan for concluding the Doha agenda, negotiations for which started in 2001 but were...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.