June 3, 2008
June 4th anniversary
Nineteen years have passed since this tragic date in Chinese history. Since it is easy to forget what actually happened, here's an excellent article published in 1990 by an eyewitness, Robin Munro, entitled "Who Died in Beijing, and Why". Well worth reading.
Vietnam workshop on implementing WTO obligations seeks expert on China to present comparative experience
A colleague in Vietnam is planning a workshop in Hanoi at the beginning of July on the responsibilities of the Vietnam National Assembly in implementing WTO-related legislation, and they are looking for an expert to present comparative experience from China about the implementation and implications of WTO obligations.
The expert should be able to participate in English. This is a short term paid consultancy.
Attached is a description of the expert’s role in the workshop. If interested, please contact Jonas Lovkrona at jonas.lovkrona [at ] isp.org.vn.
June 2, 2008
China's 2008 Trade Policy Review report now available at WTO web site
The above document as well as the WTO Secretariat's report are available here.