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General Press Release : 02 Oct 2003

Ambition achieved as ministers seal Cambodia membership deal General—02 Oct 03

WTO ministers approved Cambodia's membership agreement today (11 September 2003), putting the Southeast Asian country in line to become the WTO's 147th member and the first least-developed country to join the WTO through the full working party negotiation

Change registration details General—02 Oct 03

This section allows you to change your username, password, contact details and information preferences. Click on Continue below, type in the email address and password you used sign up for the service then click on Sign In. Once you have signed in select

El OSD establece 6 grupos especiales encargados de examinar 10 reclamaciones General—02 Oct 03

En su reunion celebrada el 29 de agosto de 2003, el OSD establecio 6 grupos especiales encargados de examinar 10 reclamaciones incluidas las relativas al azucar y a los organismos geneticamente modificados (OGM). En su reunion celebrada el 29 de agosto de

DSB establishes 6 panels to examine 10 complaints General—02 Oct 03

At its meeting on 29 August 2003, the DSB established 6 panels to examine 10 complaints including those on sugar and GMOs. At its meeting on 29 August 2003, the DSB considered the following items: Surveillance of implementation of the DSB's recommendation

The multilateral trading system: Why East Africa must remain engaged General—02 Oct 03

Your Excellencies, Distinguished Business Leaders, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is an honour and privilege for me to participate in this Summit and to be able to share with you some views on the multilateral trading system and the opportunities and challenges

Cancun: The real losers are the poor General—02 Oct 03

Director-General Supachai Panitchpakdi, in the International Herald Tribune edition of 18 September 2003, wrote that the future of trade issues of potential benefit to developing countries such as market-opening in manufactured products, services and agri

Members voice strong support for Honduras' reform programme General—02 Oct 03

WTO members, in concluding their first trade policy review of Honduras on 1 October 2003, expressed strong support for the country's ongoing economic and institutional efforts, including trade and investment liberalization. They were heartened by Honduras

Super Model and Actress Karla Denise announces, in conjunction with MD Media Group, LLC, the launch General—02 Oct 03

Los Angeles,CA - September 30, 2003 - MD Media Group announces that fans worldwide of the Super Model and TV personality Karla Denise will now be able to see the all of the latest new photos, news updates, and what's new with Karla Denise by visiting her

DATA REVEALS THREAT OF SHINGLES EPIDEMIC FROM VACCINE USE Health Officials Threaten Legal Action General—02 Oct 03

Three different analyses of reported cases of shingles and chickenpox were published today in the October 2003 issue of Vaccine and suggest the threat of a shingles epidemic in the US due to mass vaccination with varicella (chickenpox) vaccine. Contact: G

Resurgency (TM) Launches a Marketing Services Firm Dedicated to the Emerging Demand for Emergency General—02 Oct 03

Large corporations with sizable marketing departments often encounter unexpected, unplanned events that require an immediate response. SARS, 9/11, NYC Blackout of 2003, Martha Stewart, Enron, and Arthur Andersen's indictment are all examples where senior

Libertarian Author Promotes Party With Novel General—02 Oct 03

The author of "Flight From Eden," the new science fiction novel about freedom, has found a unique way to promote her party and her beliefs. Libertarian firebrand and author, Kathryn A. Graham, is offering an ongoing contest in which one entrant each month

Ranking Asia's banks: When bigger is not better General—02 Oct 03

In the interests of providing a more realistic representation of Asian banking, The Asian Banker has developed an alternative ranking methodology that takes several important variables into account. This ranking explodes the myth that, in banking, bigger

India: Kotak Mahindra Bank expands presence in Mumbai General—02 Oct 03

Kotak Mahindra Bank, which offers complete practical financial solutions, inaugurated its third full fledged branch for customers in Mumbai at Santacruz today. Conveniently located at Linking Road, Santacruz, the Bank will offer 'Free Home Banking' to all

India: HDFC Bank home loans initiative General—02 Oct 03

HDFC Bank has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with HDFC Ltd. wherein HDFC Bank will source housing loans for HDFC Ltd. HDFC Bank will act as a Service Associate for the housing finance company whereby it will engage in the activities of grantin

Aus: Macquarie releases forward thinking FSRA solution General—02 Oct 03

Macquarie Bank today released a forward thinking solution for financial advisory businesses which require a $20,000 Performance Bond in order to apply for a new Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL) to comply with the Financial Services Reform Act

Moody's: Six Philippines banks ratings revised General—02 Oct 03

Moody's Investors Service has revised the rating outlook to negative from stable for the following six Philippine banks: [1] Bank of the Philippine Islands, [2] Development Bank of the Philippines, [3] Equitable-PCI Bank, [4] Land Bank of the Philippines,

Moody's: Philippines' foreign currency ratings changed General—02 Oct 03

Moody's Investors Service has changed the outlook on four of the Philippine's key ratings to negative from stable because of the economic and financial consequences that have accompanied heightened political uncertainties. The outlook change was made to t