Ecuador informed the WTO about tariff measures

The Ministry of Foreign Trade announced that the General Council of the World Trade Organization (WTO) was informed on April 2 about resolution 011-2015 of the Committee of Foreign Trade (Comex). This resolution determines the setting of safeguard measures to 2900 imported tariff...

IMF and WTO will analyze Ecuadorian global safeguards proposal

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Trade Organization (WTO), should analyze the proposed global safeguards on which the Ecuadorian government is working in order to balance the balance of payments. On the issue, the Minister of Industries, Ramiro Gonzalez, said...

Alexis Mera says that changes to the COIP correspond to treaty with the WTO

The Legal Secretary of the Presidency, Alexis Mera, talked about the reforms to the Integral Criminal Code (COIP). The authority said that reforms on intellectual property crimes reflect a concern to comply with the treaty with the World Trade Organization (WTO). Me...
In July EU aims to implement an agreement to facilitate trade

In July EU aims to implement an agreement to facilitate trade

The President of the European Commission (EC), José Manuel Durão Barroso, said yesterday before the director general of the world Trade Organization (WTO), Roberto de Azevedo, the need to implement “in the end of July”,the agreement for the facilitation of trade...
Members of the WTO celebrate the agreement

Historic WTO agreement brings hope to poor countries

For the first time since 1995 , the World Trade Organization (WTO) reached a historic agreement after several Latin American countries raised their veto, an action that according to the the director of the entity, Roberto Azevedo, represents an important step towards the...