27 May 2009

Samoa membership of WTO under review

1:58 pm on 27 May 2009

Samoa's membership for the World Trade Organisation will be reviewed this week at a meeting of the WTO in Geneva.

A delegation of Samoa's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade will take part in the review.

The government says the review is scheduled for Friday and Samoa will be evaluated by the current members of the organisation on issues such as it trade and customs law.

Other issues that will be looked at include the import ban on left hand drive cars and on vehicles which are more than 12 years old.