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Items proposed for consideration at the next meeting of the Dispute Settlement Body

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The WTO Secretariat has circulated a meeting notice and list of items proposed for the next meeting, on 9 August 2019, of the Dispute Settlement Body. You can find the agenda here    
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Summary of General Council meeting of 23-24 July 2019

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1. Report by the Chairman of the Trade Negotiations Committee and Report by the Director-General The Chair referred to the Director-General’s report at the 19 July Informal TNC and HODs meetings. At that meeting, some
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Madagascar launches safeguard investigation on pasta

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Today, Madagascar notified the WTO’s Committee on Safeguards that it had decided to initiate on 18 July 2019 a safeguard investigation on pasta. In the notification Madagascar indicated, among other things, that (original text in
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Appellate Body issues report on US compliance with countervailing duties ruling

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Today, the Appellate Body issued its report in the case brought by China in “United States — Countervailing Duty Measures on Certain Products from China — Recourse to Article 21.5 of the DSU By China”
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US initiates WTO dispute against Indian duties on US imports

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Today, the United States has requested WTO dispute consultations with India concerning additional duties applied by India on certain imports of US goods. The United States claims that the additional duties, which India imposed through
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WTO issues panel report regarding US state measures for renewable energy sector

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today, the WTO circulated the panel report in the case brought by India in “United States — Certain Measures Relating to the Renewable Energy Sector” (DS510). You can find the summary of the key findings
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Registration opens for public hearing in “Canada — Measures Governing the Sale of Wine”

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At the request of the parties in the dispute “Canada — Measures Governing the Sale of Wine” (DS537), the panel has decided to open its first substantive meeting to public observation on 18 and 19
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Indonesia launches safeguard investigation on evaporators

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Today, Indonesia notified the WTO’s Committee on Safeguards that it initiated on 12 June 2019 a safeguard investigation on evaporators. In the notification Indonesia indicated, among other things, as follows: “Those having substantial interest and
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10th session in Trade Lecture Sessions @ the WTO with Columbia Law School

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Today we hosted our 10th session and had a turnout of around 50 in our Trade Lecture Sessions @ the World Trade Organization. This was the fourth time hosting Columbia Law School. Prof. Anu Bradford
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WTO opens its doors to the public on 16 June

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On Sunday 16 June, the WTO will welcome the public to its headquarters in Geneva. The 2019 WTO Open Day will give visitors the chance to find out more about the work of the WTO,
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