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(From Business Recorder)
Byline: RECORDER REPORT
Corporate lobbyists have had undue influence on the current global trade talks, says a news report by ActionAid International launched across the world on Wednesday on the first day of the World Economic Forum meting at Davos, where 25 trade ministers meet for a ''mini-ministerial''.
ActionAid''s report, titled ''Under the influence'' shows a world-wide explosion of corporate lobbying, contributing to unfair trade rules that undermine the fight against poverty. The report calls on EU, US and WTO secretariat to curb corporate influence and stop the profits of multinationals being put above the …