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After food security consensus, WTO clinches first global trade deal in its history

November 28, 2014 1:37 am

This is the first major deal for trade reform in the WTO's 19-year chequered history, and was supported by all its 160-member countries.

Explained: Understanding the permanent solution at WTO

November 17, 2014 10:19 am

The deal is seen as a breakthrough, ending the impasse that had stalled the implementation of a landmark TFA hammered out at the WTO.

India may sign WTO’s Trade Facilitation Agreement: Study paper

November 10, 2014 3:47 pm

India and US are reported to be discussing the details of an indefinite peace clause on food security.

‘TFA impasse the most serious situation WTO has ever faced’

October 17, 2014 1:33 am

It pitched for a joint conclusion of the Bali package that was agreed upon in December last year.

Great Indian backtrack

August 06, 2014 12:51 am

In reneging on the Bali deal, India helps neither itself, nor the world.

India confident WTO members will appreciate its sensitivities

August 05, 2014 8:18 pm

After the minister's statement was over, Opposition members wanted the chair to allow clarifications on this issue on Wednesday.

India wanted relief on subsidy to carry on, walk towards solution

August 02, 2014 1:22 am

Despite hectic parleys, consensus on New Delhi’s proposal remained elusive.

India offers new proposal on WTO cliffhanger deal

August 01, 2014 1:02 am

US says it expects a compromise that meets both needs.

Pick your battle

July 28, 2014 12:00 am

Instead of blocking TFA, India should use WTO moment to push for domestic agricultural policy reform.

Citing food security, subsidy, India calls to block WTO pact

July 26, 2014 4:50 am

It will now be difficult for the developed nations to push their agenda of implementing the TFA.