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WTO boss Roberto Azevedo urges states to exploit Nairobi meeting success

Published on January 26, 2016

World Trade Organisation Director-General Roberto Azevedo has described last December's ministerial conference in Nairobi as a memorable gathering where significant results were achieved.

Mr Azevedo said the meeting delivered some of the biggest reforms in global trade policy ever realised in the past 20 years by the 162-member organisation.

Speaking at the University of the West Indies in Jamaica, the WTO boss urged governments to capitalise on the progress in future negotiations that will enable governments and businesses to trade more. Read more. Source | Daily Nation