Candidates for next chief of WTO deliver speeches on candidacy
Updated: 2020-07-16 07:13:33 KST
Candidates running to head up the World Trade Organization are delivering their speeches on the candidacy in Geneva.
The WTO says three candidates, from Mexico, Nigeria and Egypt, spoke on Wednesday, local time, in the order they applied.
South Korea's trade minister Yoo Myung-hee, who's also in the running, will give her speech on Thursday, local time.
More candidates will do the same on Friday.
The WTO plans to complete the election of its new director-general no later than mid-November.