32083-012: Joint ADB-WTO Seminar on Asia and the Challenge of Globaliza tion

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The seminar on 'The Multilateral Trading System: The Challenges_50 Years On" is being jointly organized by the Bank and WTO. It will mark the 50th anniversary of asystem of multilateral principles governing world trade. The past 50 years have seen remarkable progress in bringing asubstantial proportion of trade in world goods, and now services, within asystem of multilaterally agreed rules. Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 32083-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 5780
Approval Date 06 Mar 1998
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Trade and Services


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