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ITC urges Kenya to empower women to achieve goals   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: News Ghana - The International Trade Center (ITC), a development agency under the World Trade Organization and the United Nations, on Wednesday urged Kenya to empower women in order to accelerate the achievement of Sustainable Development...
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WTO report: World trade growth likely to remain weak   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: BEEF Magazine - The World Trade Organization’s latest World Trade Outlook Indicator projects world trade growth is likely to remain weak into the second quarter of 2019. The new WTOI reading, out May 20, is 96.3, exactly as it was in the...
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Why China sucks as a tech trading partner   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: movietvtechgeeks.com - They say Beijing’s tactics violate its market-opening commitments under the World Trade Organization. American prosecutors go further. They say the Communist Party is the ringleader of a global ...
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Trump's Bid to Help Farmers in Trade War May End Up Hurting Them   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: Bloomberg L.P. - When the president first tweeted about a plan to buy American crops and ship it to poor countries, he was met with skepticism about its viability given rules set out by the World Trade Organization. An upcoming proposal is said...
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China, Thailand, EU Stand With Japan Over Import Duty Dispute Against India   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: BloombergQuint - The European Union, China, and Thailand have expressed interest to join consultations in a case filed by Japan at the World Trade Organization against India's import duties on certain information and communication technology...
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Creative Gift-Giving Ideas that are Easy on the Planet AND Your Wallet   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Fair Trade Federation
Source: Environmental News Network - In the U.S. Fair Trade products can be identified by Transfair's "Fair Trade Certified" label or the Fair Trade Federation logo. TransFair USA places their label on coffee, cocoa, tea, bananas and other fruits. The Fair Trade...
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South Africa’s Blackouts Demonstrate Need for Distributed Energy Resources   
(Wednesday - May 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Council on Foreign Relations
Source: Cfr.org - This is a guest post by Benjamin Silliman, research associate for Energy Security and Climate Change at the Council on Foreign Relations and Payce Madden, researcher in African development. South Africa’s 2019 elections are...
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For all the hubbub about the US-China trade war, trade is a fraction of China’s economy   
(Wednesday - May 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: Quartz - Some of the world’s institutions have warned of the consequences. The head of the World Trade Organization warned of the worst crisis in global trade since 1947, and the International Monetary Fund said that a full-blown...
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China Deserves Donald Trump   
(Wednesday - May 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: The New York Times - When we let China join the World Trade Organization in 2001, it propelled China into a trading powerhouse under rules that still gave China lots of concessions as a developing economy. This new negotiation will define how the...
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UPDATE 1-Brazil to drop WTO sugar case against China   
(Wednesday - May 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: Reuters - SAO PAULO, May 21 (Reuters) - Brazil will no longer seek a panel at the World Trade Organization (WTO) to investigate China’s sugar trade policies, the Brazilian government said on Tuesday, smoothing commercial relations...
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