Tag Archives: WTO
- Antigua and Barbuda Government welcomes vindication of Calvin Ayre as part of the failure by US to comply with WTO ruling on Internet Gaming
August 4, 2017
St John’s… The Government of Antigua and Barbuda congratulates Mr. Calvin Ayre on the resolution of the criminal case brought against him in the United States. The dismissal of all felony charges against Mr. Ayre, in a matter that dragged on for over 5 years, vindicates him entirely. Mr. Ayre...
- Antigua vows to defends itself from economic bullies
January 10, 2017
The government of Antigua has unveiled its new year’s resolution for 2017: stand up to economic bullies. On Monday, Governor-General of Antigua and Barbuda Sir Rodney Williams (pictured) ushered in a new session of the nation’s parliament by delivering his office’s traditional Throne speech. Among the topics the Governor-General addressed...
- Antigua gives US until year’s end to resolve WTO dispute
November 28, 2016
Antigua’s trade representative has given the United States until the end of the year to comply with its World Trade Organization responsibilities or face the consequences. On November 23, Antigua made a formal presentation to the WTO’s Dispute Settlement Body regarding the now 12-year-old ruling that America’s trade policy vis...
- Antigua urges Non-Aligned Movement nations to support WTO fight with US
September 19, 2016
Antigua’s leader is seeking assistance from other nations to resolve the country’s protracted battle with the United States over online gambling rights. This weekend saw Antigua Prime Minister Gaston Browne (pictured) travel to Venezuela to attend a summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), a group of 120 countries – many...
- Antigua preps digital download strategy after “regrettably paltry” US WTO offer
July 26, 2016
Antigua’s Prime Minister says his country’s “patience is wearing thin” over the United States’ refusal to negotiate a fair resolution to the two countries' World Trade Organization (WTO) online gambling dispute. This week, Antiguan Prime Minister Gaston Browne delivered an address to the nation detailing his frustration in getting the...
- Antigua says WTO online gambling dispute with U.S. to be resolved in January
December 28, 2015
Antigua expects to resolve its longstanding online gambling trade dispute with the US government in January, according to a government cabinet minister. On Christmas Eve, Antigua Foreign Affairs Minister Charles Fernandez told local reporters that Antigua’s government had received and reviewed the US’ latest offer to resolve the World Trade...
Charges dropped against Calvin Ayre, Bodog and friends
July 14, 2017
UIGEA, 6 Years Later
October 15, 2012