Several media outlets are reporting that Brazil's Roberto Azevêdo has been selected as the next director general of the World Trade Organization. He will replace Pascal Lamy, the French diplomat who has led the Geneva-based organization since late 2005. Show More Summary
Roberto Azevedo, a Brazilian trade diplomat, will be the next head of the World Trade Organization, a diplomatic source said. ||| GENEVA - Roberto Azevedo, a Brazilian trade diplomat, will be the next head of the World Trade Organization,...Show More Summary
Billabong has placed a “trading halt” on their stock while the action sports fashion world anxiously awaits news of former US Billabong President Paul Naude’s takeover or kickout. In a statement Billabong said: Unless ASX decides otherwise, the securities will remain in Trading Halt Session State until the commencement of normal trading on Thursday, 9 May [...]
In the MPAA's "balanced" world, a system that works well in the United States -- and helps hundreds of thousands of people -- should be advocated against by our trade delegation? Huh?
GENEVA (Reuters) - Roberto Azevedo, a Brazilian trade diplomat, will be the next head of the World Trade Organization, a diplomatic source said on Tuesday after the results of the race to succeed France's Pascal Lamy in the job were revealed in a confi...
By Trade In Mexico: Valero Energy Corp. (VLO) shares were recently trading at about $45 per share, but a recent pullback is providing investors with a buying opportunity at just around $37. Valero is the world's largest independent petroleum...Show More Summary
With the addition of the spire atop One World Trade Center, the tower’s property manager looks forward to what can be for local broadcasters while remembering what was. TVNewsCheck spoke with John Lyons, vice president and director of broadcast communication for The Durst Organization. Show More Summary
Brazil said it was confident about the outcome of the contest between its candidate and his Mexican rival to lead the World Trade Organization. ||| Brasilia - Brazil said Monday it was confident about the outcome of the contest between its candidate and his Mexican rival to lead the World Trade Organization. Show More Summary
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - With the blast of an airhorn, ironworkers on Monday began bolting into place the first of 610 steel pieces of the soaring wing-like arches of the World Trade Center's new transportation hub.
By The Value Investor: Shares of BMC Software (BMC) are trading roughly unchanged in Monday's trading session. The software company, which provides IT solutions for enterprises and organizations across the world announced that it would...Show More Summary
The race for leadership of the World Trade Organization is in its final stages. After several rounds of consultations, the field of candidates has been winnowed to two: Mexico's Herminio Blanco and Brazil's Roberto Azevêdo. The candidates and their respective governments are engaged in frantic last-minute lobbying. Show More Summary
A virologist with the World Trade Organization blames the poultry trade for spreading the H7N9 virus. Pfizer plans to start selling Viagra online in order to combat the sale of counterfeit versions. BMW joins five other automakers in recalling a total thus far of 3 million vehicles for their faulty airbags, which may spray shrapnel in a crash. Show More Summary
Back in 2004, when negotiations for the Washington-driven "Free Trade Area of the Americas" were heading for collapse, the Brazilian co-chair of the negotiations, Adhemar...
Whether it’s under construction or it’s ever-so-precisely rigged to implode, I find buildings and architecture fascinating. On Thursday, May 2, a 408-foot-tall, 12-ton spire was lifted 104 stories where it will eventually be secured in place at the top of One WTC (World Trade Center) in New York City. The entire process took only 20 [...]
Convoy ONS 5: Wikipedia: >ONS 5 consisted of 43 ships bound from Liverpool to Halifax. The ships were either in ballast or carrying trade and export goods. The convoy departed Liverpool on 21 April 1943, and would arrive in Halifax three weeks later on 12 May. Show More Summary
The World Trade Organisation (WTO) is close to choosing its next leader in a final round pitting Brazil against Mexico, with the winner facing the tough task of restoring the clout of global commerce’s rule-setting body. ||| Jonathan...Show More Summary
ByIAEResearch: Around 90% of world trade is handled by the shipping industry. Therefore, it is no surprise that the onset of the 2008 financial crisis took its toll on this vulnerable industry as global trade volumes declined. The Baltic...Show More Summary
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GENEVA (Reuters) - The World Trade Organization has overseen a 12-year stalemate in global trade talks. On Wednesday, it will decide whether an insider or an outsider is better placed to break the deadlock.