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"The World Economic Forum provides an excellent opportunity to put a spotlight on the Doha Round's potential to spur development and economic opportunity around the world through trade," Ambassador Schwab says in a press release. "I look forward to continuing discussions with trade ministers and exploring ways to build on the progress we have been making over the past few months."
Meanwhile, administration sources say President Bush will soon ask Congress for an extension of his fast-track trade authority, set to expire this summer. That authority, which forces Congress to make an up-or-down vote on trade agreements sent there by the administration, is seen as a crucial part of