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French President Emmanuel Macron

Macron seeks reform in global trade rules

French President, Emmanuel Macron, says it was time for the world’s biggest economic powers to start talks on reshaping World Trade Organization (WTO) rules to prevent...

Zhang Xiangchen

China denies ‘forced technology transfer’ allegation at WTO

China on Monday told the World Trade Organisation’s dispute settlement body that United States accusations that Beijing forced companies to hand over technology as a...

CHINA US.

China denies ‘forced technology transfer’ allegation at WTO

China on Monday told the World Trade Organization’s dispute settlement body that United States accusations that Beijing forced companies to hand over technology as a...

China urges WTO for sanctions in U.S. trade dispute

China accuses US of hostage-taking at the WTO

  China’s Ambassador to the World Trade Organization (WTO), Zhang Xiangchen, has accused the United States of threatening the WTO with three hard blows, including...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel

German Chancellor calls for strengthened WTO

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, has called for the strengthening of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) in parallel with bilateral agreements. She also urged the speedy...

China urges WTO for sanctions in U.S. trade dispute

Global trade growth at risk over restrictive trade policies- WTO

The World Trade Organization (WTO) said in its annual forecast on Thursday that world trade in goods is maintaining a robust recovery, but it still might falter if trade...

CHINA US.

China initiates WTO dispute procedure against U.S.

China’s commerce ministry on Wednesday said it has initiated a World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute procedure against the U.S. 301 tariffs investigation, amid an...

ROBERTO AZEVEDO

WTO chief warns of disruption to global economy

The head of the World Trade Organization called on Friday for restraint and urgent dialogue within the WTO system to stop trade frictions damaging the world economy,...

German exports

Tariffs: U.S. rejects EU alternative on solar power goods

The United States has rejected European Union proposals for an alternative to U.S. safeguard tariffs imposed on solar power goods, the two trading powers said in a joint...

China urges WTO for sanctions in U.S. trade dispute

U.S. tariff: WTO members to decide next move

The World Trade Organization (WTO) has said it is up to its members to decide what happens next after they must have discussed the U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum...

EU to open WTO case against U.S. tariffs - Official

U.S. tariffs: EU to seek WTO redress over non-exemption

The European Union says it expects to be excluded from U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs but will go to the World Trade Organization (WTO) to impose its own measures if...

ROBERTO AZEVEDO

WTO chief makes rare warning of trade war over U.S. tariff plan

World Trade Organization Director General Roberto Azevedo expressed concern at U.S. President Donald Trump’s plan for tariffs on steel and aluminum on Friday, an...