Wealth of nations hangs on WTO Cancun talks

By Alan Wheatley, Reuters

SINGAPORE, Philippines, September 3, 2003 (ENN): Is it fair that every European cow laps up $2.50 a day in subsidies while half the people in the world live on less than $2 a day?

Cutting through the technical jargon, this is the crucial political question that trade ministers from 146 countries must answer when they meet next week in the Mexican resort of Cancun. MORE>

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