Tag: World Trade Organization

WTO: US Airbus tariffs should be reduced by around $2 billion

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 2, 2019 19:35

According to the World Trade Organization, the US should immediately reduce the $7.5 billion in tariffs that the WTO authorized to the US in October by around $2 billion. This ... Read More

AfCFTA: World’s largest free trade zone launches in Africa this week

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 27, 2019 17:20

The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) will come into force on Thursday. It will be the largest free trade agreement by population that the world has seen since the ... Read More

EU and Airbus cite US for inaction that could cost billions

editor editor- March 28, 2019 20:45

The World Trade Organization (WTO) Appellate Body has rejected every single United States argument whereas it has taken all EU legal points on board. In addition, the WTO highest court ... Read More

Embraer welcomes Brazil challenging Canada’s subsidies to Bombardier

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018 08:40

Embraer welcomes Brazil's filing today of its First Written Submission to the dispute settlement panel at the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva. The Panel is examining more than USD ... Read More

Expert: Taiwan does not need to ban Chinese tourists

editor editor- April 30, 2013 09:53

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Taiwan does not need to ban Chinese tourists from visiting due to the H7N9 bird flu outbreak in China, as the World Trade Organization (WHO) has not ... Read More

Airbus versus Boeing: it’s war!

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- September 29, 2012 04:22

Has the European Union Commission become Airbus’ greatest ally in taking on Boeing? Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau sweeps 3 travel awards in Korea

editor editor- June 16, 2012 02:46

TUMON, Guam - Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) proudly announced that Guam was presented with 3 awards at the recent 25th Korea World Travel Fair (KOTFA2012) held in Seoul, South Korea. Read More

Sweeping loss for Boeing in WTO appeal

editor editor- March 13, 2012 04:01

Today’s Report from the World Trade Organization (WTO) Appellate Body (DS353) confirms and even extends previous WTO findings. The Report confirms the existence of illegal U.S. Read More

WTO affirms decision that European subsidies to Airbus are illegal

editor editor- May 19, 2011 04:42

CHICAGO, Ill. - The World Trade Organization’s Appellate Body today confirmed that Airbus received $18 billion in illegal “launch aid” and other subsidies from European governments. Read More

WTO condemns massive illegal Boeing subsidies

editor editor- April 1, 2011 13:04

(eTN) - Boeing received “at least US$5.3 billion” in “pervasive” and “distortive” subsidies causing US$45 billion in harm.   Read More