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The Latest: WTO chief says debate over trade rules will last

Jan 22, 2020 - Associated Press Financial Wire

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) - The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland (all times local):

7:25 p.m.

The head of the World Trade Organization says an ongoing debate over special exemptions granted to China and India because they are still considered developing countries "is not going to disappear" at the Geneva-based trade body.

WTO Director-General Roberto Azevedo made the comments to reporters at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, shortly after mee...