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Israel Trade and Economic Office, Embassy of Israel

Geneva, Switzerland

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WIPO, WHO, WTO Joint Technical Symposium on Antimicrobial Resistance: How to Foster Innovation, Access and Appropriate Use of Antibiotics?

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WHO, WTO and WIPO will hold a joint technical symposium on antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and how to foster related innovation, as well as access to and appropriate use of antibiotics. The event will function as
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Appellate Body issues report in Korea/United States washers dispute

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Today, the WTO Appellate Body issued its report in the case “United States — Anti-dumping and countervailing measures on large residential washers from Korea” brought by Korea. You can find the summary of key findings
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AB Dental: 64-year-old cancer patient receives 3D printed jaw implant

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A few weeks ago, a 64-year-old man from Tiberias has become one of the first people in Israel, and even in the world, to receive a 3D printed jaw prosthetic thanks to maxillofacial surgeons at
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WTO issues panel report regarding Russian import restrictions on pigs and pork products

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Today, the WTO issued the panel report in the case brought by the European Union regarding “Russian Federation – Measures on the Importation of Live Pigs, Pork and Other Pig Products from the European Union” (WT/DS/475).
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WTO issues panel report regarding Russian duties on imported agricultural and manufactured goods

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Today, the WTO issued the panel report in the case brought by the European Union regarding “Russia — Tariff Treatment of Certain Agricultural and Manufacturing Products” (WT/DS/485). You can find a summary of the key findings
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THE ISRAELI DENTAL INDUSTRY

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The Israel Export Institute recently opened the dental industry division, to help  and promote Israeli companies to export abroad and to find exits. One of the fastest growing markets in the world in
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General Council: Argentina & Uruguay submit bids to host 11th WTO Ministerial Conference

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At today’s meeting of the WTO General Council, two applications had been submitted to host the next WTO Ministerial Conference. Argentina and Uruguay submitted their official candidatures to host the WTO’s next Ministerial Conference to
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WTO launches new annual statistical publication

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The WTO launched today a new annual statistical publication — the “World Trade Statistical Review”. This new publication provides insights into how world trade has evolved in recent years by analyzing the latest trade statistics
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Items proposed for consideration at the next meeting of the DSB

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The WTO Secretariat has circulated a meeting notice and list of items proposed for the next meeting, on 21 July 2016, of the Dispute Settlement Body. You can find the airgram here
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Over 100 sessions to be held at 2016 Public Forum

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A total of 102 sessions will take place at the 2016 WTO Public Forum to be held from 27 to 29 September at the WTO’s headquarters in Geneva. Entitled “Inclusive Trade”, the Forum will focus
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