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Spain to encourage EU-Zimbabwe dialogue: government

AFP

MADRID — Spain on Thursday promised Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai it would promote dialogue between the European Union and Harare during its …

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Turkey president tries to convince French over EU

eTaiwan News

Sarkozy is a fierce opponent of full-fledged Turkish membership in the EU. Gul said in an interview earlier this week that he did not intend to spend a lot …

http://www.etaiwannews.com/etn/news_content.php?id=1077504&lang=eng_news

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Blair Lacks ‘Stature’ for EU Post, Luxembourg Says

Bloomberg

By James G. Neuger Oct. 8 (Bloomberg) — Luxembourg, the European Union’s second-smallest state, sought to rally opposition to Tony Blair as the first EU …

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601100&sid=aR0nXCAU_kLc

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US files WTO case against EU over poultry restrictions

Xinhua

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8 (Xinhua) — The US government said on Thursday that it has asked the World Trade Organization (WTO) to establish a dispute settlement …

http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2009-10/09/content_12196351.htm

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EU regrets US call for WTO panel on poultry dispute

Reuters

A spokeswoman for the US Trade Representative said on Thursday that the United States would ask that a WTO panel rule on EU hygiene legislation on the …

http://www.reuters.com/article/latestCrisis/idUSWEA4360

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Taiwan, China ready to exchange ECFA `early harvest’ list

eTaiwan News

“The two sides have held three rounds of informal talks on ECFA issues and are likely to begin formal talks late this month, ” said the official from the …

http://www.etaiwannews.com/etn/news_content.php?id=1077489&lang=eng_news&cate_img=35.jpg&cate_rss=news_Business

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US files trade dispute over EU poultry import laws

Monsters and Critics.com

Geneva – The United States asked the World Trade Organization Thursday to rule on a European Union ban on US poultry treated with chemicals. …

http://www.monstersandcritics.com/news/business/news/article_1505888.php/US-files-trade-dispute-over-EU-poultry-import-laws

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US asks for WTO panel on EU poultry restrictions

AFP

WASHINGTON — The United States said Thursday it asked the World Trade Organization to rule on European Union restrictions on US poultry treated to reduce …

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Mexican migration to be topic

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Paola Gutierrez Galindo has seen 90 percent of her own family migrate north after the passage of NAFTA, organizers said. The event will begin at 5:30 pm …

http://www.pressconnects.com/article/20091008/COMMUN04/91008023/Mexican+migration+to+be+topic

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Russia Now: US reset on Russia’s WTO bid will have knock-on effects

Telegraph.co.uk

On Friday Putin called on Obama to follow up on the cancellation of the missile shield plans by supporting Russia’s bid to join the WTO – the longest bid in …

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sponsored/russianow/6273427/Russia-Now-US-reset-on-Russias-WTO-bid-will-have-knock-on-effects.html

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