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Doha Ministerial - Proposed Order Of Business

WORLD TRADE
ORGANIZATION

WT/MIN(01)/5
31 October 2001
(01-5348)

MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE
Fourth Session
Doha, 9 - 13 November 2001

PROPOSED ORDER OF BUSINESS

Plenary

Friday, 9 November 5.30 p.m. Inaugural session

Statement by His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Emir of Qatar

Statement by H.E. Mr. Youssef Hussain Kamal, Minister of Finance, Economy and Trade of Qatar, Chairman of the Conference

Statement by Mr. Mike Moore, Director-General of the WTO

Statement by Mr. Rubens Ricupero, Secretary-General of UNCTAD on behalf of Mr. Kofi Annan, Secretary-General of the United Nations

Statement by Mr. Stuart Harbinson, Chairman of the General Council on the Report of the General Council


Opening of the business session

Adoption of Agenda

Agreement on organization of work
Saturday, 10 November
9 a.m. – 1 p.m. General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)

3 p.m. – 6.20 p.m. General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)
6.20 p.m. Accession of the People's Republic of China (Item 2 of the Agenda)
Sunday, 11 November
9 a.m. – 1 p.m. General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)

3 p.m. – 6.00 p.m. General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)
6.00 p.m. Accession of the Separate Customs Territories of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu (Item 2 of the Agenda)

Monday, 12 November
9 a.m. – 1 p.m. General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)

3 p.m. – 5.30 p.m. General Statements (Item 1 of the Agenda)
Tuesday, 13 November
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
and
3 p.m. – 6 p.m. - Action by Ministers (Item 2 of the Agenda)
- Date and Venue of the Fifth Session of the Ministerial Conference (Item 3 of the Agenda)
- Election of Officers (Item 4 of the Agenda)

Closure of Session

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