GENEVA (Reuters) - A World Trade Organization agreement allowing poor countries to import generic medicines came into force on Monday, WTO Director General Roberto Azevedo told Reuters, after the deal reached the required two-thirds support of WTO members.
This Unprecedented Program Supports the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s Project 2025 Goal to Reduce the Annual Suicide Rate 20 Percent by 2025 LAS VEGAS — Of all firearms-related deaths in the U.S. in 2015, almost two-thirds were suicide deaths, according to the 2015 Fatal Injury Report, Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Show More Summary
There are three general options May could choose: "Hard Brexit," where the UK exits the common market entirely and relies only on general trade agreements of the World Trade Organization in trading with its continental partners (plus any bilateral agreements...
The Obama administration filed a trade complaint with the World Trade Organization on Thursday against China for allegedly "dumping" aluminum on the global market at artificially low prices. U.S. Trade … Click to Continue »
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration is expected to launch a complaint against Chinese aluminum subsidies with the World Trade Organization on Thursday, a person familiar with the matter said.
International Maritime Organization (IMO) Secretary-General Kitack Lim has written to senior European officials expressing his concern that including shipping in the European Union’s Emission Trading System (EU-ETS) could undermine efforts…
"Revenue from sales and rentals of movies and TV shows totaled $12 billion in 2016, down 7% from the previous year, according to data released Friday by trade organization Digital Entertainment Group. Meanwhile, subscription streaming continued its torrid growth last year, surging nearly 23% to $6.23 billion in consumer spending, the group said."
Donald Trump's tiny knuckles must have been white this entire meeting! On Friday, revealed Donald was to meet with the "top editors and digital directors" of Condé Nast at their World Trade Center offices around 10 a.m. on Friday — and according to Politico that includes nemesis Graydon Carter. To make matters even more crazy, Trump claims [...]
After decades of steadily increasing globalization, trade liberalization has slowed to a standstill. Congress has delayed ratification of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) indefinitely. And negotiations around the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) have ground to a halt. Show More Summary
Looting of supermarkets and department stores is “out of control,” said a trade organization this morning, while authorities say more than 350 have been arrested for both looting and vandalism. FULL STORY The post Looting ‘out of control,’ says retailers’ group appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
U.S. services companies grew again in December amid the holidays, maintaining the high pace reached in the previous month. The Institute for Supply Management, a trade organization of purchasing managers, … Click to Continue »
With the end of oil trading year 2016 in sight, the most surprising moment for many industry observers was the revelation late in the annual cycle that Russia would work with the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to lower crude production in 2017. It seems the first instance of cooperation [...]
If the Chinese government really commits to combating the ivory trade, then the price of ivory could collapse. Criminal organizations and poachers will then abandon the business.
Apparently borrowing a page from the Trump playbook, the outgoing Obama administration filed a new trade enforcement action with the World Trade Organization against China earlier this month, alleging that the country has not met its market access commitments to the WTO for rice, wheat and corn. Show More Summary
The Washington, D.C.-based Organic Trade Association has hired Kelley Poole as vice president of government affairs and Megan DeBates in a new position of director of legislative affairs and coalitions. The Washington, D.C.-based Organic...Show More Summary
Having worked with highly skilled traders of financial markets at a variety of money management organizations, I've noticed one distinctive marker of success: the great traders leverage one or more great strengths in their personalities and in their information processing. Those strengths differ from one exemplary money manager to another, [...]
As the FT first reported yesetrday, in a dramatic development for Sino-US relations, Trump picked Peter Navarro, a Harvard-trained economist and one-time daytrader, to head the National Trade Council, an organization within the White House to oversee industrial policy and promote manufacturing. Show More Summary
The House Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives has announced that it has made a total of 15 criminal referrals based on its investigation into the underground trade in aborted baby organs and tissue. Six of the referral letters were just released late yesterday, while nine others had been previously made public. Among the new […]
The Los Angeles Lakers have lost 10 of their past 11 games to erase a lot of the short-term optimism that emerged during the team's strong start to the 2016-17 season. While the organization's future remains bright thanks to a bevy of...Show More Summary
With no end in sight to the illegal wildlife trade, secular organizations are working with religious leaders to help combat poaching and sales of animals and plants.