India, 9 other countries submit paper to toughen WTO, increase development

In a paper for strengthening the WTO to promote development and inclusivity, these 10 countries have emphasised that the special and differential treatment for developing and least developed countries should continue arguing that it was a non-negotiable right. Continue Reading

India exports may take hit as WTO pegs global trade at 9-year low

A quarterly leading indicator of world merchandise trade slumped to its lowest reading in nine years and should put policymakers on guard for a sharper slowdown if trade tensions continue, the World Trade Organization (WTO) has said. Continue Reading

India, 12 other members suggest changes in WTO norms

The proposed amendments include continuation of an outgoing appellate body member to complete the disposition of a pending appeal in which a hearing has already taken place during that member’s term. Continue Reading