While World Trade Organization Director General Pascal Lamy says progress has been made at this week's ministerial meeting in
"I would invite all the nations to engage each over the next few days with a greater sense of urgency," Lamy said, "With the focus very much on the development of compromises."
Although the meetings were scheduled to end this Saturday, reports from
"Success or failure depends very much on how far all are prepared to cooperate," Lamy says. "With that we are each prepared to act with the interest of the broader membership and of the benefits of the system as a whole."