Delegates react with World Trade Organization Director General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (C) after the deals were reached. Photo: AFP
Delegates react with World Trade Organization Director General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (C) after the deals were reached. Photo: AFP

WTO strikes landmark deals package after marathon talks, prompting cheers

  • WTO members approved a package of trade deals, including pledges on health and food security
  • Agreements were ground out over five days of bargaining at a WTO conference in Geneva

Delegates react with World Trade Organization Director General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (C) after the deals were reached. Photo: AFP
Delegates react with World Trade Organization Director General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (C) after the deals were reached. Photo: AFP
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