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Yesterday | Post-gazette.com

Business Forum: Are China and Russia 'irresponsible' traders?

Were Western nations naive to think that China and Russia would become responsible trade partners in the global trading system? Whatever our hopes may have been, these two giants have been irresponsible since joining the World Trade Organization.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

OpEdNews

Climate Crisis Connects Us, Climate Justice Demands Unity

What do rigged corporate trade agreements like the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Paris Treaty, an international climate agreement to be signed in 2015, have in common? They are both tools being pushed by the power elite to rip away our hopes for democracy and to commodify all things to monetize them for profit.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Insurance, Transatlantic Holdings, US News, Liberal Political News

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Packer

Officials remain mum on COOL ruling, threatened tariffs

Canadian threats of retaliatory tariffs for U.S. apples and cherries remain on the table as federal officials in North America mull a ruling by the World Trade Organization expected to be made public next month.

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KICD-AM Spencer

U.S. Reportedly Loses Labeling Case Before WTO

The U.S. has lost a key round at the World Trade Organization in a trade dispute with Canada and Mexico over meat labeling, according to sources familiar with the situation.

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Russia Taday

Communists say Russia should throw off 'strangling noose' of WTO

CPRF activists protest against Russia's joining the World Trade Organization on Revolution Square in Moscow.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Northwest Herald

Trade treaties

Our free trade treaties such as the World Trade Organization and the North American Free Trade Agreement are all promoted as providing more American jobs from exports, plus foreign stability of our partners.

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Related Topix: Financial Services

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Buenos Aires Herald

Argentina to - immediately appeal' WTO ruling

Argentina will appeal the World Trade Organization ruling that urged the country to "respect international trade laws" following the complaint issued by the US, the European Union and Japan questioning its "protectionist measures."

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Marine News

US Steel Producers Win Anti-dumping Case

The U.S. International Trade Commission on Friday voted to impose anti-dumping duties against steel pipe imports from seven countries, exempting two, handing a victory to domestic producers who had complained that the cheap imports were undercutting their prices.

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News Max

China Appeals Trade Ruling on Solar Panel Dispute With US

China has appealed against a WTO dispute panel report on anti-dumping duties applied on certain Chinese products by the United States, the World Trade Organization said on Friday.

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Tax News

APEC Continues Work To Reduce Green Goods Tariffs

A recent meeting of its senior officials was assured that Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation member countries are continuing their work to ensure the realization of their commitment to boost free trade in environmental goods, while also laying a foundation for the opening of this sector with other World Trade Organization members.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Western Producer

Canada's economic growth could be homegrown

Technology has been the great enabler of globalization, but globalization is a human construct and is therefore neither inevitable nor irreversible.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Agriculture, Science

Wall Street Journal

WTO Panel Decides Against U.S. in Meat-Labeling Dispute

The U.S. has lost a key round at the World Trade Organization in a trade dispute with Canada and Mexico over meat labeling, according to people familiar with the WTO's findings.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Warsaw Voice

EU to examine Polanda s complaint over Russian embargo

The European Commission accepted Poland's motion to file a complaint with the World Trade Organization against Russia's trade embargo for EU food exports, Agriculture Minister Marek Sawicki said on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Vegetables, Fruits

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Xinhuanet

China regrets WTO trade deal failure

China on Monday voiced regret over the failure of World Trade Organization members to finalize a deal on "trade facilitation," saying it would have a negative impact on the multilateral trade system and Doha Round talks.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, China, World News

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Babalu Blog

How Cuba's Castro dictatorship blackmails the WTO

Last month, the World Trade Organization was set to ratify an international Trade Facilitation Agreement that would have streamlined customs procedures and added over $1 trillion to global GDP.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Time

These 4 Cities Show What Federal Intervention Could Look Like in Ferguson

Seattle police fire teargas and pellets at protesters outside the World Trade Organization conference in Seattle, Washington on November 30, 1999.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Real Clear Politics

India's Modi Might Unravel the WTO

A trade spat with India is threatening to push the World Trade Organization, already suffering from flagging credibility thanks to a lack of concrete results, into irrelevance.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, India, World News

Sun Aug 10, 2014

National Public Radio

Why India's Modi Defied The WTO

India recently reneged on a World Trade Organization trade deal years in the making.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Resource Investing News

Copper Mountain Mining Set to Achieve Production Expectations with Secondary Crusher

A miner's work is never done, and Copper Mountain Mining Corporation has certainly illustrated that maxim this year.

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The Western Producer

Rural votes, old fears drive new threat at WTO

India blocked a reform of global custom rules last week, saying it wants an agreement on food subsidies and grain stockholding to run parallel to the trade facilitation pact.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, World News, India, Agriculture, Science

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