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PH Lower House approves agricultural tariffication bill

The House of Representatives approved on third and final reading House Bill (HB) No. 7735, which seeks to liberalize rice imports by replacing quantitative...

WTO trade index indicates momentum to soften further in Q3

Trade expansion will likely slow further in the third quarter of 2018, according to the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) latest World Trade Outlook Indicator...

WTO report: 75 new trade restrictions introduced in last 7 months

A new World Trade Organization (WTO) report confirms a rising trend of trade-restrictive measures being implemented, a worrisome development coming at a time of...

US challenges five WTO members imposing ‘illegal’ tariffs on American products

The World Trade Organization (WTO) said the United States has requested for dispute consultations regarding the additional duties imposed by five WTO members—Canada, China,...

Boeing: WTO ruling on Airbus subsidy ‘a landmark decision’

U.S. top aircraft manufacturer Boeing Co. has called "a landmark decision" a ruling by the World Trade Organization (WTO) May 15 determining that the...

US issues WTO complaint against Indian wheat, rice

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue have announced that the United States submitted a counter notification in the World Trade...

WTO PH trade policy review: CMTA commendable but business environment stands...

The World Trade Organization (WTO) has welcomed the Philippines’ implementation of the Customs Modernization and Tariff Act (CMTA) and other trade facilitation measures, but...

PH trade policy undergoes WTO review

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) led an inter-agency delegation to represent the Philippines for its Fifth Trade Policy Review by the World...

WTO members raise concerns over US tariffs on steel and aluminum

Members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) expressed concern over the United States’ imposition of higher tariffs on steel and aluminum imports and the...

Senate concurs with PH-EFTA free trade agreement

The Philippine Senate has adopted a resolution expressing its concurrence with the ratification of the free trade agreement (FTA) between the Philippines and the...