Russia clears a hurdle on its way to join the WTO by working out an important trade deal with...

|By:, SA News Editor

Russia clears a hurdle on its way to join the WTO by working out an important trade deal with Georgia. If the nation gains acceptance into the WTO, it will mark a significant milestone as economists estimate the move will add 3% to its economy in the medium-term and 11% in the long-term.