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First Latinamerican and BRIC representative next head of WTO

Wednesday, May 8th 2013 - 09:40 UTC
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Brazil's Roberto Azevedo has won the race to become the next head of the World Trade Organization, the first candidate from Latinamerica and from the BRIC club of emerging economies to take the job. Read full article

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  • ChrisR

    I really do hope this guy is head and shoulders above Mantega: mind you, that would only make him a midget.

    A Brasilian as head of the WTO! Now we are fcuked.

    May 08th, 2013 - 05:15 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Captain Poppy

    We shall see. He is an extreme zealot for Brazil, so remaining nuetral may be a challenge.........like an RG politician not taking a kickback. This is a man that tried to get the WTO to investigate the US and China's monetary policy. However....he was selected from a majority of 159 nations......

    May 09th, 2013 - 12:33 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Brasileiro

    ChrisR, maybe the Romans Legions comeback again......the refundation of Londinium. That better than you in barbarian domination, or not?

    hahahaha

    May 09th, 2013 - 09:46 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Captain Poppy

    Realistically Chris, the head of WTO is a political position.......ass kissing. A monkey can do they job....which makes sense why they went to the jungles to fill it.

    May 10th, 2013 - 09:43 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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