Beyond the Barriers: Tariffs and Non-Tariff Barriers in the Trading System.
CANC√öN SET DESIGN:
The GBD-NFTC WTO Series for 2003
March ‚Äì September 2003
On March 27, for the second year in a row, the Global Business Dialogue and the National Foreign Trade Council will inaugurate a six-part series on WTO issues.¬† Built around the preparation for the 5th WTO Ministerial in Canc√∫n, Mexico (September 10-14),¬† the 2003 series will begin with a discussion of antidumping and other rules issues in the negotiations and conclude on September 18 with a wrap-up of the results.¬† If the actors in this drama are trade ministers and heads of state, the negotiators and WTO officials are the stage hands and set designers, writers and production assistants.¬† It is their work that we will be examining in this series:
Time and place.¬† All events will be held from 9:00 ‚Äì 10:30 am in the First Amendment Lounge at the National Press Club.¬† Flyers for the March 17 event have been sent out. Information for the March ‚Äì September programs will be confirmed shortly.
Prices: $175 is the general admission price for the series; $125 for NFTC members.¬† GBD members are prepaid for these events.¬† There is no charge for press or U.S. Government staff.
To register, please call the Global Business Dialogue at (202) 463-5074 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. There will also be individual notices for each of these events.¬† Thank you.