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WTO okays Qatar request to set up panel in case against Saudi for violating IP rights

WTO okays Qatar request to set up panel in case against Saudi for violating IP rights

The complaint highlighted the various infringements and violations committed by Saudi Arabia against the IP rights of Qatari citizens and companies – including the rights of television broadcasters ...

Qatar asks for WTO adjudication in Saudi piracy dispute

Qatar asks for WTO adjudication in Saudi piracy dispute

Qatar has stepped up its fight for justice in a dispute against Saudi Arabia at the World Trade Organization (WTO) , with a request for adjudication of its complaint ...

US says India paid bigger cotton subsidies than WTO allows

US says India paid bigger cotton subsidies than WTO allows

India has paid out far more in cotton subsidies than the World Trade Organization allows, with payments ‘vastly in excess’ of what it had officially declared ...

G20 trade ministers say WTO reform 'urgent' as new Trump tariffs loom

G20 trade ministers say WTO reform 'urgent' as new Trump tariffs loom

Trade and investment ministers from G20 countries meeting in Argentina said there was an ‘urgent need’ to improve the World Trade Organization, a joint statement said on Friday.

Qatar asks WTO to adjudicate on UAE trade dispute

Qatar asks WTO to adjudicate on UAE trade dispute

The filing for adjudication followed as the UAE refused to take part in talks to find a solution to the complaint filed by Qatar on July 31.

Global trade 'rebounds strongly' in first half of 2017: WTO

Global trade 'rebounds strongly' in first half of 2017: WTO

The World Trade Organization on Thursday upped its forecast for global trade growth in 2017 thanks to stronger than expected demand for merchandise in Asia and North America.

‘No question that I’m feared again’, says Sharapova

‘No question that I’m feared again’, says Sharapova

Maria Sharapova made the US Open last 32 Wednesday, insisting she has instilled renewed fear into her rivals and rekindled the love from her fans.

Qatar files wide-ranging WTO complaint against siege nations

Qatar files wide-ranging WTO complaint against siege nations

Qatar has lodged a formal complaint with the World Trade Organization’s Dispute Settlement Body against the countries that have imposed a siege on Doha.

Qatar considering complaint at WTO against blockade

Qatar considering complaint at WTO against blockade

Qatar is considering launching a complaint at the World Trade Organisation against a "blockade" by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt, its representative at the global trade body said.

EU appeals WTO ruling on Boeing subsidies dispute

EU appeals WTO ruling on Boeing subsidies dispute

The European Union Thursday appealed a World Trade Organization ruling that rejected significant portions of a complaint from the bloc over subsidies to Boeing, the WTO said.

Renault shuts down sites after being hit by cyberattack

Renault shuts down sites after being hit by cyberattack

French carmaker Renault is the latest major organisation to be hit by the massive wave of cyberattacks sweeping the globe, the company's management said on Saturday.

US train driver faces charges over deadly 2015 derailment

US train driver faces charges over deadly 2015 derailment

Criminal charges were filed Friday against a US passenger train driver for the 2015 derailment in Philadelphia that killed eight people and injured more than 200.