commitments resulting from the Uruguay Round negotiations on the movement of natural
persons for the purpose of supplying services;
the objectives of the General Agreement on Trade in Services, including the increasing
participation of developing countries in trade in services and the expansion of their
the importance of achieving higher levels of commitments on the movement of natural
persons, in order to provide for a balance of benefits under the General Agreement on
Trade in Services;
on further liberalization of movement of natural persons for the purpose of supplying
services shall continue beyond the conclusion of the Uruguay Round, with a view to
allowing the achievement of higher levels of commitments by participants under the General
Agreement on Trade in Services.
Negotiating Group on Movement of Natural Persons is established to carry out the
negotiations. The group shall establish its own procedures and shall report periodically
to the Council on Trade in Services.
negotiating group shall hold its first negotiating session no later than 16 May 1994. It
shall conclude these negotiations and produce a final report no later than six months
after the entry into force of the Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization.
resulting from these negotiations shall be inscribed in Members' Schedules of specific