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Egypt’s nominee for WTO top job speaks on the state of global trade

PUBLISHED: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 12:42:21 GMT

Eight candidates are going head-to-head for the top position at the World Trade Organisation with nominations coming from the United Kingdom, Mexico, Moldova, Korea, Saudi Arabia, and three entries from Africa. Egypt’s nominee for the top job, Abdel-Hamid Mamdouh, Senior Counsel at King and Spalding LLP joined CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor and Godfrey Mutizwa to discuss the state of global trade….