Negotiating a Multilateral Framework for Trade in Services in the Uruguay Round in UNCTAD', Published on ICRIER/UNCTAD Seminar on Services in New Delhi, Feb.
What does UR stand for?
UR stands for Uruguay Round
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We have 13 other meanings of UR in our Acronym Attic
- Upper Receiver
- Upper Right
- Uptime Ratio
- Uranium Registry
- Urban Resolve (Joint military experiment)
- Urban Road
- Urban Rush (Vancouver, BC TV show)
- Uri (Swiss Canton)
- Urinal (construction plans; plumbing)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Susan Schwab, the US trade representative, and Peter Mandelson, Europe's trade commissioner, both know the dynamics of trade talks have changed since the Uruguay round was done and dusted in 1993.
Some countries can benefit by negotiating along narrower lines," Cohen said, pointing to an increase in the number of such accords since the Uruguay round which preceded Doha.
Those who recall the years in which the Uruguay Round was comatose may regard a near-death experience as a necessary stage before eventual recovery.
Bush pushed forward negotiations on both the Uruguay Round and the North American Free Trade Agreement, known as NAFTA.
1 concern the growth of agricultural protectionism; domestic policies and international trade distortions; the effects of trade-distorting policies; and the GATT negotiations and agricultural policies that preceded the Uruguay Round in 1994.
But Brussels later decided to classify them as frozen chicken, with a higher duty rate, sparking claims from Brazil that this was an arbitrary decision, breaking WTO treaty commitments made following the last Uruguay Round of global trade negotiations.
Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Tadamori Oshima is poised to make an announcement Friday, including its preference for the proposed cut in agricultural tariffs by an average 36% and a minimum 15% under the so-called Uruguay Round formula.