Author: Iana Dreyer

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INTA to Commission: limit the damage on medical gear export restrictions

The European Parliament’s international trade committee has urged the European Commission to exempt the Western Balkans from a new regime of export restrictions on medical protective gear and to ensure the measure genuinely remains temporary. The letter comes as the EU prepares follow-up steps on a decision mid-March to temporarily …

EU enforcement regulation makes headway to match alternative WTO appeals mechanism
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EU enforcement regulation makes headway to match alternative WTO appeals mechanism

Council members agreed to temporarily bury the hatchet on a regulatory proposal tabled by the European Commission that aims to empower it to take ‘retaliatory’ trade measures should a World Trade Organization counterpart block litigation proceedings. The EU is bent on making sure it can continue to use a two-tier …