WTO meet 2013

WTO deal will not hit food security programme: Govt

Opposition parties in the Rajya Sabha feared that the deal would expose India's Food Security programme, which is still being rolled out, to international scrutiny.

Dec 18, 2013, 23:18 PM IST

After WTO, expectations grow for Trans-Pacific trade deal

Just days after the first World Trade Organisation trade reform deal was pushed through on Saturday, trade ministers from 12 countries are in closed-door talks in a Singapore hotel to try to tie up the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

Dec 09, 2013, 13:56 PM IST

WTO agreement to boost global growth, cut poverty: Leaders

US President Barack Obama welcomed the multilateral trade agreement, saying it would eliminate red tape and bureaucratic delay for goods shipped around the globe.

Dec 09, 2013, 12:55 PM IST

WTO ministerial conference begins amid uncertainty

India, which is an important member of the G-33 grouping, is demanding amendments in the World Trade Organization (WTO) draft on agriculture to ensure its food security programme doesn't attract penalties if subsidy limits are breached.

Dec 03, 2013, 16:14 PM IST