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FM to UN: Bangladesh ready to work with...

Dhaka reminds int'l community of duty...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Sep 1 2021

Bangladesh wants safe, dignified and voluntary return of the Rohingya in a conducive environment in Myanmar,...

'Vaccine inequity' concerns IMF, WB,...

'Vaccine inequity' concerns IMF, WB,...

Health

Mon, Aug 30 2021

The crisis of vaccine inequity is leading to a dangerous divergence in Covid-19 survival rates and the...

Continuation of drugs patent waiver...

Drugs patent waiver for Bangladesh can...

Health

Thu, Aug 5 2021

Bangladesh is currently enjoying exemption from the patent rights and conditions set by the WTO

TRIPS transition period for LDCs extended...

LDCs get 13 more yrs for TRIPS...

Business

Wed, Jun 30 2021

'This special transition period will remain in force till July 1, 2034'

‘Whatever it takes’, UK’s Johnson warns...

UK’s Johnson warns EU over post-Brexit...

World

Sun, Jun 13 2021

WTO hopes they avoid a trade war 

WTO panel considers easing protections...

WTO panel mulls easing Covid vax...

World

Wed, Jun 9 2021

The idea has drawn support from more than 60 countries, which now include the United States and China,...

Experts: Vaccine IP waiver could take...

‘Vaccine IP waiver could take months...

World

Thu, May 6 2021

All 164 WTO member countries must reach consent on such decisions, with any one member able to veto them,...

Captainless WTO in troubled water with...

Captainless WTO in troubled water with...

Middle East

Mon, Aug 31 2020

Any future WTO leader will head an organisation mired in stalled trade talks and struggling to curb trade...

Infographic: US to debate quitting World...

Infographic: US to debate quitting World...

North America

Tue, Jul 14 2020

America’s decision to withdraw from the World Health Organization is the latest in a series of...

The age of globalization

The age of globalization

Arafat-Al-Yeasin

Mon, Jun 10 2019

It has only just begun

Commerce minister to attend WTO’s trade...

Commerce minister to attend WTO’s trade...

Business

Mon, Apr 1 2019

The meeting will be held at the WTO secretariat on Wednesday and Friday

G20 sealed landmark deal on WTO reform...

G20 sealed landmark deal on WTO reform...

World

Mon, Dec 3 2018

The US administration has become sensitive to criticisms after President Donald Trump has imposed tariffs...

Much detail, little progress in US-China...

Much detail, little progress in US-China...

World

Sat, Aug 25 2018

Washington is demanding Beijing improve market access and intellectual property protections for US companies,...

Adjusting our sails

Adjusting our sails

Business

Tue, Jun 5 2018

We are in a new world of global business

China hammers US goods with tariffs...

China hammers US goods with tariffs...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Apr 2 2018

China’s Ministry of Commerce said it was suspending its obligations to the World Trade Organization (WTO)...

Will the WTO survive Trump?

Will the WTO survive Trump?

North America

Thu, Mar 29 2018

For many experts, Trump administration's effort to portray the tariffs as legal under international trade...

Tofail: Implementation of WTO Doha decisions...

Tofail: Implementation of WTO Doha decisions...

Business

Wed, Mar 21 2018

'Before taking any new decision, the implementation of previous decisions is needed'

China says it does not want a trade...

China says it does not want a trade...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Mar 4 2018

Trump has long sought a way to a more balanced trade relationship with China

EU may target $3.5bn of US imports for...

EU may target $3.5bn of US imports for...

Europe

Sun, Mar 4 2018

EU exports of steel to the United States in 2017 were worth €5.3bn and of aluminium €1.1bn

Under-fire WTO meets in Buenos...

Under-fire WTO meets in Buenos...

Business Tribune

Sun, Dec 10 2017

Bangladesh should peruse strategic coalitions and start building an alliance concerning both specific...

‘Bangladesh should pursue strategic...

‘Bangladesh should pursue strategic...

Commerce

Fri, Dec 1 2017

'Bangladesh should be ready for free trade dialogues with China and look into ASEAN, BICM and India....