WTO Ministerial Conference of 1996


WTO Ministerial Conference of 1996

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The World Trade Organisation's Ministerial Conference of 1996 was held in Singapore on December 9 - December 13, 1996. The inaugural meeting for the organisation since its formation. The event was hosted by the government of Singapore at the Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre in Suntec City.

The conference established four permanent working groups: transparency in government procurement, trade facilitation (customs issues), trade and investment, and trade and competition. These groups collectively are called the Singapore issues.Cite web
publisher = Congressional Research Service
last = Fergusson
first = Ian F.
title = World Trade Organization Negotiations: The Doha Development Agenda
accessdate = 2008-07-26
date = 2008-01-18
url = http://www.nationalaglawcenter.org/assets/crs/RL32060.pdf
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*http://www.wto.org/english/thewto_e/minist_e/min96_e/min96_e.htm


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