Trade Minister

Trade Minister

A general term for a government official responsible for international trade. The trade minister may negotiate trade agreements, advise the administration on trade policy, and promote the country's products on the world stage. The trade minister may be a cabinet level official, but this is not always the case.
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BAGHDAD, Aug 5 (KUNA) -- Iraqi Trade Minister Mohammed Al-Ani said on Monday that the development and rehabilitation of the joint Safwan-Al-Abdali border crossing would contribute to increasing trade between Iraq and Kuwait.
South Korea's trade minister has urged Japan to accept the World Trade Organization's (WTO) decision that upheld Seoul's import restrictions on Japanese seafood following the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster, Seoul's trade ministry said Friday.
Egypt's newly-appointed Trade Minister Amr Nassar - CC CAIRO, April 30 (MENA) - Trade Minister Amr Nassar said Tuesday Egypt is keen on boosting cooperation with all funding institutions with the aim to upgrade the trade and industry sectors.
The assurance came from Indonesian trade minister on the side lines of Import Expo, Shanghai, after Pakistan's Secretary Commerce Younus Dagha raised the issue with him.
This will be the first visit by an Australian Trade Minister to Canada in almost four years.
Ikrar Nusa Bhakti paid a visit to Tunisian Trade Minister Omar Behi on Tuesday (3/27).
UK Trade Minister Greg Hands and Pakistan's Minister of Commerce, Mohammad Pervaiz Malik, welcomed the investment into fuel stations and manufacturing at a meeting in London.
According to the information, the Uzbek delegation headed by Foreign Trade Minister Sohib Saifnazarov met with Deputy Economic Development and Trade Minister of Ukraine Natalia Mikolska.
Malaysia will press the European Union not to ban palm oil in biofuels during talks this week, the country's trade minister said today, warning the move would hit the rural poor.
(TAP) -- Tunisia pointed out the need to pursue the implementation of the multilateral trade system, during its participation with a delegation led by Trade minister Omar Behi in the 11th World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ministerial Conference (MC11) on December 10-13 in Buenos Aires (Argentina).
AGHDAD, Iraq (NINA) - The Islamic Dawa Party (Dawa) confirmed that the former trade minister Falah al-Sudani quitted the party in 2000.
Summary: Tunisia's inflation stood at 3.7% by the end of July, dropping 0.2 points in comparison with June, said Trade Minister in the caretaker government Mohsen Hassen.