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Nigerian, Korean candidates to vie for WTO top job in final round

October 8, 2020 at 6:45 AM
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala of Nigeria and Yoo Myung-hee of Korea are the two finalists for the World Trade Organization’s top job, the General Council chair announced on Thursday. New Zealand Ambassador David Walker told heads of delegations in Geneva that Okonjo-Iweala and Yoo had achieved the broadest support among members of the five remaining candidates. Amina Mohamed of Kenya, Liam Fox of the United Kingdom and Mohammed Moziad Al-Tuwaijri of Saudi Arabia will withdraw from the race, like the three who...

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