World Trade Organization

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n World Trade Organization an international organization based in Geneva that monitors and enforces rules governing global trade
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Usage

In literature:

I am in favour of organizing the brains of the world into a trades union.
"Crowds" by Gerald Stanley Lee
Accession to international organizations, including the World Trade Organization.
"The Iraq Study Group Report" by United States Institute for Peace
The New York Coffee Exchange was the world's first coffee-trade organization of national proportions.
"All About Coffee" by William H. Ukers
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In news:

Russia joins World Trade Organization .
Russia to join World Trade Organization .
World Trade Organization .
Tariffs on Steel Are Illegal, World Trade Organization Says.
A World Trade Organization panel has ruled the US "dolphin safe" tuna labeling may unfairly discriminate against Mexico.
Study the value of suggesting Congress wait to write the 2007 Farm Bill until current World Trade Organization talks are completed.
Yesterday, the Russian Duma ratified Russia's World Trade Organization (WTO) entry.
World's First Organic Fair-Trade Honey & Blue Agave Syrup from Mexico.
GENEVA — The World Trade Organization will examine whether Japan is complying with a ruling against its punitive import charge on South Korean computer chips.
The World Trade Organization ruled this week that the United States acted within its rights when it raised import taxes on Chinese tires by as much as 35 percent.
The National Cotton Council created a stir last December when it released a series of articles examining the latest proposal for restarting the Doha Round of World Trade Organization negotiations.
In its audit Navigant Consulting says Tuesday the Port Authority is a dysfunctional organization that has let the World Trade Center rebuilding project's costs get out of control — from $11 billion in 2008 to $14.8 billion now.
Yesterday, the Russian Duma ratified Russia's World Trade Organization ( WTO ) entry.
0 Pascal Lamy, director-general of the World Trade Organization, in Geneva on Thursday.
The World Trade Organization ( WTO ) has found that Boeing received illegal state, local and federal subsidies.
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