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11-30-2009, 01:44 AM
Iraq participates on the World Trade Organization meeting aspiring full membership

Sunday, November 29, 2009

Involved in Iraq on Monday at the Ministerial Conference of WTO held in Geneva, seeking to run for a third round of talks with the organization for full membership, according to a media source in the Ministry of Commerce.
Faraj al-Jaafari told (Voices of Iraq) today (Sunday) that a delegation of the Supreme National Committee, headed by the Minister of Commerce "will take part in the Ministerial Conference of WTO held in Geneva tomorrow (Monday) over the three days," noting that "the delegation will be led by Minister of Trade and Agency Safa net debt and the membership of representatives from the ministries concerned. "
Jaafari said that "the delegation will discuss the possibility of Iraq's accession to the organization and to obtain full membership instead of the capacity of observer that it is now," indicating that Iraq is "a contract by two rounds of talks with the International Secretariat of the Organization Aljennif and this is the third time that confers the for membership Organization. "
According to Jaafari, the Iraqi delegation "will present a working paper on the various sectors", noting that the full membership "needs time and convinced the members of the World Trade Organization by granting full membership," adding that Iraq "before in February 2004 as an observer of the organization."
The holding of this Ministerial Conference, the seventh after four years of the last OSCE conference in Hong Kong in 2005.
Participants in the conference and trade ministers from 153 member States of the World Trade Organization as well as ministers of the developments on the observer status, which aspires to join the organization and representatives of numerous bodies and relevant international organizations like the World Bank and International Monetary Fund and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the Islamic Development Bank and the Fund Arab Monetary Organization and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and other governmental and non-governmental organizations.
The WTO was established in 1995 and is one of the smallest international organizations, as are younger Khalifa General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) which was established in the wake of World War II.

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11-30-2009, 08:41 AM
If they get in - they must have RV'ed. Need tradeable currency for this. thank you MOI

11-30-2009, 12:23 PM
Thanks for the post Sykes.

11-30-2009, 12:30 PM
...great find...MOI...thanks...