WTO Chief Embarks on 4-day China Visit – Xinhua

From xinhua via China.org.cn:

Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Pascal Lamy arrived in Beijing on Sunday as he tries to revive the stalled Doha trade talks.

In an interview prior to his departure for Beijing, Lamy said he would tell Chinese officials that developing countries should also contribute to the trade talks so they can be concluded in the next six to nine months.

“Obviously, all countries are preparing for a possible compromise … and I want to make sure that as we reach this crunch time, China can preserve its defenses and offences in the negotiations,” Lamy said. [Full Text]

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