SENIOR OFFICIALS FLY FROM GENEVA WITHOUT SECURING DEAL

BY KEITH NUTHALL

OFFICIALS at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) have told just-food.com an attempt to quickly restart and resolve the Doha Development Round's food talks seems to have failed. Senior government civil servants from the Group of Seven (the USA, the European Union, China, India, Japan, Australia and Brazil), who broadly represent all WTO member countries, had flown to Geneva last week. Their task: resolve outstanding issues causing the July Doha talks to collapse - the most important being developing country protective duties against ...


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