• The European Commission has announced that there has been a delay in the schedule of the Doha Round of international trade talks. New compromise texts on agriculture and industrial products will not be ready in November 2007 as planned. The revised texts are now expected in early December 2007 which means that the ministerial meeting will now only take place in 2008 (Europolitics, November 14, 2007, p. 16)
  • On November 14, 2007, the European Commission adopted a proposal for a Regulation which will give Moldova additional autonomous trade preferences for imports into the EU. The proposal provides for duty and quota free access to the EU markets for almost all products originating in Moldova (RAPID, November 14, 2007)