Minutes - TRIPS Council - View details of the intervention/statement

Ambassador Chak Mun See (Singapore)
169. The representative of Argentina agreed in general terms with the joint paper. Argentina agreed that there was a substantial difference between the TRIPS Agreement, on the one hand, and the GATT and GATS on the other, which required Members to establish with clarity and precision the nature and characteristics of complaints that would fall within the scope of the TRIPS Agreement, in order to ensure coherence among the different agreements. She joined those delegations which had sought that this issue should remain on the agenda of the Council.