GENEVA Nigerian troops forced the entire population of a town of 10,000 people in northeastern Borno state to relocate without warning on Monday, the United Nations said on Thursday.
TRIPOLI, April 10 Eastern forces and troops
loyal to the government in Tripoli fought on the outskirts of
Libya's capital on Wednesday as
the battle forced thousands of residents to flee their homes.
GENEVA A World Trade Organization ruling approved a long-outlawed U.S. trade policy on Tuesday, when a panel of adjudicators said Washington's use of "zeroing" to calculate anti-dumping tariffs was permissible in the case of Canadian softwood lumber.
GENEVA Russia won a dispute about "national security" at the World Trade Organization on Friday, in a ruling over a Ukrainian transit dispute that may also affect global automobile tariffs that could be imposed by U.S. President Donald Trump.
GENEVA U.S. security concerns about 5G mobile networks built by Chinese telecoms giant Huawei appear to be driven by politics and trade rather than any evidence, the head of the U.N. internet and telecoms agency said on Friday.
GENEVA World trade shrank by 0.3 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018 and is likely to grow by 2.6 percent this year, slower than 3.0 percent growth in 2018 and below a previous forecast of 3.7 percent, the World Trade Organisation said on Tuesday.
GENEVA, April 2 World trade shrank by 0.3
percent in the fourth quarter of 2018 and is likely to grow by
2.6 percent this year, slower than 3.0 percent growth in 2018
and below a previous forecast of 3.7 percent, the World Trade
Organization said on Tuesday.
GENEVA/PARIS The World Trade Organization said on Thursday the United States had ignored its request to halt a subsidised tax break for Boeing Co in its main plane-making state of Washington as a 15-year-old transatlantic trade row edges towards tit-for-tat sanctions.