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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 15 August 2018, of the Dispute Settlement Body, which consists of all WTO members and oversees legal
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Morocco launches safeguard investigation on coated wood board

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Today, Morocco notified the WTO’s Committee on Safeguards that it had decided to initiate on 31 July 2018 a safeguard investigation on coated wood board. In the notification Morocco indicated, among other things, that: All
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Trade Lecture Sessions @ the WTO, July 2018 with Tecnologico de Monterrey and the Hebrew University

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Thrilled to have successfully concluded our 8th lecture in our series the Trade Lecture Sessions @ the World Trade Organization. The Embassy of Israel in Switzerland Economic and Trade Department partnered with the Permanent Mission
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WTO issues panel report regarding US duties on Canadian paper

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Today, the WTO circulated the panel report in the case brought by Canada in “United States — Countervailing Measures on Supercalendered Paper from Canada” (DS505). You can find the summary of the key findings
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Russia initiates WTO dispute complaint against US steel, aluminium duties

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Today, the Russian Federation has requested WTO dispute consultations with the United States regarding US duties on certain imported steel and aluminium products. Russia claims the US duties of 25% and 10% on imports of
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WTO issues panel report on tobacco plain packaging requirements

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Today, the WTO circulated the panel report in the cases brought by Honduras, the Dominican Republic, Cuba and Indonesia in “Australia — Certain Measures Concerning Trademarks, Geographical Indications and Other Plain Packaging Requirements Applicable to
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Mexico initiates WTO dispute complaint against US steel, aluminium duties

Mexico initiates WTO dispute complaint against US steel, aluminium duties

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Today, Mexico has requested WTO dispute consultations with the United States regarding US duties on certain imported steel and aluminium products. You can find more information here  
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EU initiates new WTO compliance proceedings over Airbus subsidies

EU initiates new WTO compliance proceedings over Airbus subsidies

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Today, the European Union has requested WTO dispute consultations with the United States to address the EU’s claim that the EU and its member states have complied with the WTO ruling on subsidies to Airbus
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EU, Canada initiate WTO dispute complaints against US steel, aluminium duties

EU, Canada initiate WTO dispute complaints against US steel, aluminium duties

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Today, the European Union and Canada have requested WTO dispute consultations with the United States regarding US duties on certain imported steel and aluminium products. You can find more information here and here
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WTO to hold seminar on cross-border movement of service-providing individuals

WTO to hold seminar on cross-border movement of service-providing individuals

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At today’s meeting of the Council for Trade in Services (CTS), WTO members agreed to hold a thematic seminar on the temporary movement of natural persons across borders for the purpose of supplying services. Also
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