TITLE

U.S. insurers hail WTO deal to lift world trade barriers

AUTHOR(S)
Jennings, John
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;12/22/97 -12/29/97, Vol. 101 Issue 51, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that American insurers hailed a World Trade Organization (WTO) agreement to liberalize international trade in services. Pledge of 97 countries to open their insurance, banking and securities sectors to foreign competitors in varying degrees; Coverage of the accord; Agreeement of WTO members to subject financial services to legally binding fair-trade rules and disciplines.
ACCESSION #
70731

 

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