Monday, May 20, 2024

Tag: WTO

Anna Brylka, a candidate for the Polish Sejm from the right-wing Confederation Coalition, said that Poland should send a war aid invoice to Ukraine: "Gratitude is no currency in international relations."
Sources familiar with the matter have revealed that India is engaged in bilateral talks with Brazil to resolve a sugar dispute at the World Trade Organization (WTO). India is the world’s second-largest sugar...
India's voluntary decision to join the WTO Information Technology Agreement (ITA) in 1997 was deemed a big mistake by some. India having lost the WTO dispute on customs duties on mobile phones and certain...
In 2019, the European Union took India to the WTO, alleging that India had imposed tariffs on certain products that exceeded what had been agreed to at the international level. Recently, a WTO panel ruled that India has violated global trade agreements.
"India's practices are dangerously trade-distorting on a global scale and impact US farmers and ranchers," according to a letter by US Congressmen who wants to hold India accountable at WTO for dangerous trade distortion practices.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said in April that the government should revise Russia’s approach in WTO by June 1. Now it seems that they’re moving ahead with it as Russia moves to withdraw from WTO and WHO.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said in April that the government should revise Russia's approach in WTO by June 1. Now it seems that they're moving ahead with it as Russia moves to withdraw from WTO and WHO.
The drug lobby asks US President Joe Biden to punish countries including India, South Africa, Chile, Colombia, Hungary and others for seeking increasing production of Covid-19 vaccines without express consent from big pharma companies. The drug lobby is fighting for tight control over vaccine production and seeking punishment for countries pushing for low-cost vaccines.
The US, UK and the EU countries have reportedly blocked India and South Africa's move to ban COVID-19 vaccine patents.
India has lost a $7 billion WTO case against US.  Meanwhile China has won its case with the WTO now allowing the Chinese to impose a $3.6 billion sanction on American goods. The verdict comes days after India and...