Was India truly the party pooper at WTO?

Was India truly the party pooper at WTO?

Last year, when commerce minister of UPA government had agreed to the trade facilitation pact pushed by developed countries, it was perceived as compromising the interests of poor nations that need to stockpile foodgrains for public food programmes

Fighting a flawed WTO regime

Fighting a flawed WTO regime

India and G-33 are pushing for reform of the agriculture subsidy system but the US and EU have a different agenda for the upcoming Bali meet

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  • The neo-colonialists a.k.a

    The neo-colonialists a.k.a globalists says ÔÇ£Control oil and you control nations; control food and you control the people.ÔÇØ TFA would have been another tool of oppression. It is better to call it Trade Embargo Facilitation Agreement. Had this agreement been successful it would have been the OPEC of food!!! Developing nations should thank Modi to act responsibly and saving hundreds of thousands of farmers. Apparently, this was much more than a trade agreement, it would have facilitated a big leap for the globalists for their "pet-project" of One World Government.

    Posted by: Anonymous | 3 years ago | Reply
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