WTO gives EU more time on genetically modified foods

By James Kantor
International Herald Tribune

November 22, 2007

Adding to the uncertainty over European policies toward genetically modified foods, the World Trade Organization said Thursday that the European Union would be given more time to end blockages on imports of engineered foods like corn. The agreement came after EU officials held a series of talks with their counterparts in the United States, Argentina and Canada over the past weeks… more