A source said that the United States and the European Union expressed their concern over Russia's import substitution policies during a session of Investment Measures Committee of the World Trade Organization.
As details of a the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal with Asia emerge, some of President Obama’s liberal allies in Congress and organized labor...
House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster is dating a top lobbyist for the leading U.S. airline trade association, an organization that spends millions of dollars trying to influence his panel. The Pennsylvania...Show More Summary
There’s plenty of speculation about possible moves the Titans may make at quarterback in the coming weeks, much of it centered on drafting Marcus Mariota or making a trade for Chargers veteran Philip Rivers. Right now, though, Zach Mettenberger is at the top of the depth chart and he’s acting like the starting quarterback by…
Working families and a coalition of environmental, consumer, faith, farm, business, and good governance organizations rallied outside Congress today in opposition to fast track trade authority. The legislation, which is expected to be...Show More Summary
China has filed a complaint to the World Trade Organization against the European Union, over high poultry tariffs.
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The World Trade Organization found on Tuesday that U.S. rules on dolphin-safe labels for canned tuna run counter to international trade laws, siding with Mexico in a long-running dispute and opening the door to retaliation against U.S. exports.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States plans to appeal a World Trade Organization ruling against its dolphin-safe tuna labeling regime, a spokesman for the U.S Trade Representative said on Tuesday.
Now that the FCC's net neutrality rules have been published in the Federal Register, the broadband industry has fired its litigation cannons and filed the expected lawsuits via all of the major trade organizations (see suits for the NCTA, ACA and CTIA, pdfs). Show More Summary
The World Trade Organization has cranked down the forecast it made in September, citing a series of rising hurdles
When I first heard that there could be a $30 million-plus annual war chest to build expertise and capacity for organic farming in the United States, and educate consumers about organic food and farming, via the Organic Trade Association's Organic Check-Off program, I thought this sounded like a pretty good idea. Show More Summary
In late February, Senator Barbara Boxer, Senator Ed Markey, and I sent a letter to 100 companies, trade groups, and other organizations affiliated with the fossil fuel industry asking whether they spent money to support climate research. Show More Summary
©Brenda Coffee. All rights reserved. This week I’ve been attending Expo West, the world’s largest trade show, featuring all things green, natural and organic. After two long days of walking up and down aisles full of organic food and...Show More Summary
With tighter budgets and thinner margins, the loss of revenue as music consumption shifts online is particularly concerning for independent artists and labels. But they're quickly learning to adapt. Organized by UK music trade organization AIM, the recent Music Connected conference brought together record labels, distributors and music marketers. Here...
For union organizers in Colombia, the dangers of their trade were intensifying. When workers at the country’s largest independent oil company staged a strike in 2011, the Colombian military rounded them up at gunpoint and threatened violence if they failed to disband, according to human rights organizations. Show More Summary
Music industry trade publication and charts organizer Billboard has announced the nominees for the 2015 Billboard Music Awards, their flagship public-facing event. The announcement rollout began this morning when returning BBMA host Ludacris and Fall Out Boy member Pete Wentz visited Good Morning America to share the first five (of [...]
A number of consumer and child advocacy groups are banding together to ask the US Federal Trade Commission to investigate YouTube’s new Kids app, reports Reuters. The organizations argue that Google’s new app deceptively targets young audiences with advertising mixed in with traditional content. Show More Summary
As noted earlier, with equities now a barren wasteland of volume (and liquidity), the last remaining HFT master (of whale order frontrunning) has been forced to go to those asset classes where organic flow is still abundant such as FX, courtesy of central banks engaged in global currency wars. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration has angered a host of environmentalist organizations with an Internet campaign that suggests green groups broadly support the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership, which environmentalists have...Show More Summary