April 30, 2010

Statement by the Delegation of the Republic of Indonesia at the Council for Trade in Services – Special Session

Mr. Chairman, Allow me first of all to thank you for convening this important meeting. We would also like to thank you for giving us your account and update of the situation of negotiations in services. We are well aware of how challenging are the tasks before us, particularly to bridge remaining gaps on various…

April 27, 2010

Statement by the Delegation of the Republic of Indonesia at the Working Party on Domestic Regulation

Thank you, Chair. First of all, allow me to express Indonesia’s general view on the work that has been done in the Working Party on Domestic Regulation. Since the issuance of the revised draft text of the WPDR Chairman on March 2009, we have seen the intensive engagement of Members to strike a balance between…

April 5, 2010

Nugroho Wisnumurti Terpilih Menjadi Anggota Panel WTO untuk Sengketa Dagang Antara Amerika Serikat, Uni Eropa, Meksiko Melawan China

“Terpilihnya Duta Besar Nugroho Wisnumurti sebagai Anggota Panel (Hakim) yang akan memutuskan perkara sengketa dagang di Organisasi Perdagangan Dunia (WTO) antara China dengan Amerika Serikat, Uni Eropa dan Meksiko merupakan peristiwa bersejarah”. Demikian disampaikan Duta Besar Dian Triansyah Djani setelah memperoleh pemberitahuan resmi dari Sekretariat WTO, tertanggal 30 Maret 2010. Menurut Duta Besar/Wakil Tetap RI…

March 31, 2010

RI Terus Dorong Perundingan Doha

“Penyelesaian perundingan Putaran Doha perlu terus didorong melalui intensifikasi pembahasan teknis di Jenewa maupun perundingan politis di tingkat Menteri.“ Demikian pernyataan Erwidodo, Duta Besar/Deputi Wakil Tetap II Perutusan Tetap RI untuk World Trade Organization (WTO) yang memimpin Delegasi RI pada sidang-sidang “Stocktaking“ WTO di Jenewa tanggal 22-26 Maret 2010. Berbicara atas nama kelompok G-33 (46…

March 26, 2010

Statement by the Indonesian Delegation at the WTO Trade Negotiations Committee

Mr. Chairman, My delegation aligns itself with the statement made by Vietnam on behalf of ASEAN. May I also take this opportunity to reaffirm the points outlined by the G-33 during the TNC meeting last Monday. I would like to express my highest appreciation for your hard work and the tireless efforts of  the WTO…

March 22, 2010

Statement by the Indonesian Delegation on Behalf of the G-33 at the WTO Trade Negotiations Committee Meeting

Thank you, Mr. Chairman,   I am taking the floor on behalf of the G-33. The G-33 joins other delegations in thanking you, Mr. Chairman, for arranging and facilitating this week’s series of meeting relating to the Senior Official Level Stocktaking Exercise. We commend you and the Chairs of the Negotiating Groups for the tireless…

December 2, 2009

Statement by Minister of Trade of Indonesia. H.E. Mrs. Mari Pangestu, at the Working Session II of the 7th WTO Ministerial Meeting – “The WTO’s Contribution to Recovery, Growth and Development”

Thank you Chair, Our world now is confronted with the worst financial and economic crisis since the Great Depression. The evolving crisis, which began within the world’s major financial centers, has spread throughout the global economy, causing severe social, political and economic impacts. We are deeply concerned about its adverse impact on development. The global…

December 1, 2009

Statement by Minister of Trade of Indonesia. H.E. Mrs. Mari Pangestu, at the Working Session I of the 7th WTO Ministerial Meeting – “Review of WTO Activities, including the Doha Work-Programme”

Thank you Mr. Chairman, Throughout the past months we have taken note of calls for the review of the effective functioning of the WTO, which include the efficiency, transparency and possible improvements of its multilateral trading system. The rapidly changing global economic environment also requires the WTO to be responsive in exercising its role. It…

November 30, 2009

Statement by Minister of Trade of Indonesia. H.E. Mrs. Mari Pangestu, at the Plenary Session of the 7th WTO Ministerial Meeting

Chairperson and Distinguished Colleagues, We are meeting here in Geneva to renew our commitment and confidence in the WTO and the multilateral trading system under the current global economic environment. The WTO and its predecessor, the GATT, have been successful in providing a stable environment for its members. It has nurtured a rules-based multilateral trading…

November 30, 2009

Statement by Minister of Trade of Indonesia. H.E. Mrs. Mari Pangestu, at the Cairns Group Ministerial Meeting

Thank you Minister Crean, First of all, let me express our sincere appreciation to the Government of Australia for convening this timely and important meeting. Our appreciation also goes to you, Minister Crean, for your able chairmanship that has been promoting our Group as one of the key players in the WTO. I fully support…

November 29, 2009

Statement by Minister of Trade of Indonesia. H.E. Mrs. Mari Pangestu, at the G-20 Ministerial Meeting

Thank you Minister Amorim, Let me begin my intervention by expressing sincere appreciation to the Government of Brazil for convening this Meeting at this very important juncture. My appreciation also goes to you, Minister Amorim, for your able chairmanship that has been keeping the G-20 at the forefront in promoting development mandate of the Doha…

Useful Links
Deplu
Depkes
Budpar
BKPM
UN
WHO
ILO
Nafed
WIPO
WTO
ITU