Yoo’s withdrawal paves way for Okonjo-Iweala’s emergence as WTO DG
The chances of Nigeria’s former minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, becoming director general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), became brighter, following the withdrawal...
Okonjo-Iweala is last woman standing as Korea ends WTO bid
South Korean trade minister Yoo Myung-hee on Friday abandoned her bid to become head of the World Trade Organization, Seoul said, clearing the way for Nigeria's Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to become the global body's first woman and first African director-general.
US gives reason for picking Yoo Myung-hee over Okonjo-Iweala for WTO DG
United State authorities have given their reasons for supporting South Korea's trade minister Yoo Myung-hee for the role of director-general of the World Trade Organisation over Nigeria's Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. Office of the United States Trade Representative in a statement on the selection of the next World Trade Organization Director-General, insisted that "the United States supports…