WTO chief says hopes of Doha deal are uncertain

The World Trade Organisation chief
urged members on Monday to resist protectionist pressure in the
wake of the economic crisis, but said hopes of an early deal
to free up international commerce are uncertain.

World trade to fall "unprecedented" 10%: Lamy

Global trade this year is likely to fall by an "unprecedented" figure of more than 10 percent, the head of the World Trade Organisation said on Monday.

Progress in Doha Round talks unlikely: Pascal Lamy

The goal of signing a new global commerce deal in 2010 is out of reach unless countries accelerate their negotiations, the World Trade Organisation`s Director-General Pascal Lamy said on Friday.

Doha road mapped out, walk it: Lamy to G-20 leaders

WTO chief Pascal Lamy is going to the G-20 meeting at Pittsburgh with a clear message that the failure to reach the Doha trade deal would be "hard felt" by the global economy facing the worst crisis since 1930s.

‘Delhi meet to pave way for conclusion of Doha Round’

WTO Director Gen Pascal has opined that the Delhi ministerial meeting would be the beginning of the "end game" leading to conclusion of the Doha Round for a global trade pact.

Global trade revival key to recovery: WTO chief

A swift conclusion to a new world trade pact could serve as a powerful stimulus for recovery from the global financial crisis, WTO chief Pascal Lamy said in an interview Tuesday.

Trade contraction showing signs of bottoming out: WTO

The contraction in trade in response to the economic crisis appears to have begun bottoming out with Asia already showing a rebound, World Trade Organisation chief Pascal Lamy said on Friday.