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COVER STORY: An Imbalanced Outcome at Bali WTO Meet

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Issue No. 554 (1-15 Oct 2013)

WTO DG reports on latest round of talks on Bali issues
The WTO Director-General has indicated that much more needs to be done on the negotiating front to deliver the trade reforms targeted for adoption at the WTO's Ministerial Conference in Bali this December.
By Kanaga Raja

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