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1998 News items

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14.12.98 Participants agree to resume information technology talks in February 1999
09.12.98 Annual Overview Report -
Director-General's Talking Points, Wednesday, 9 December 1998
09.12.98 WTO, UNCTAD and ITC launch joint francophone training programme
01.12.98 Discussion develops on geographical indication
27.11.98 Final ITA II package to be considered on 11 December
23.11.98 Agriculture Committee 17-18 November 1998 Upturn predicted for food aid
17.11.98 WTO Web Site sets record in October
29.10.98 Participants agree to give final push to ITA II talks
29.10.98 Panel set to examine EC's complaint against US tax treatment for FSCs
29.10.98 Panel established in gov't procurement dispute, DSB considers 3 new panel requests
29.10.98 General Council paves the way for WTO membership of the Kyrgyz Republic and Latvia
03.10.98 Joint Statement by the Heads of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the World Bank and the World Trade Organization (WTO)
29.10.98 Who will succeed Renato Ruggiero?
14.09.98 Service standards for open global markets
02.06.98 WTO completes framework for environmental, regional and R&D subsidies
14.05.98 WTO Ministerial Conference and 50th anniversary - live world-wide broadcast through internet
29.04.98 Opening Remarks given by Renato Ruggiero, Director-General, to the Joint ADB/WTO Seminar
26.02.98 WTO, UNCTAD and ITC launch a common trust fund for technical assistance to Africa in the trade sector
26.02.98 Non-attributable summary of the main improvements in the new financial services commitments
17.02.98 Transcript of Financial Services on-line forum 4-9 February 1998
16.02.98 WTO organizes symposium on trade facilitation