Commerce: l’accord USA-Japon au point mort | 18-April-2014
Les négociations américano-japonaises sur un accord commercial bilatéral, pierre angulaire de l’ambitieux Partenariat trans-pacifique (TPP), sont pour le moment dans l’impasse, selon le ministre japonais de l’Economie.
India: Commerce secretary urges industry to adopt global standards fast to counter TPP, TTIP impacts | 17-April-2014
Commerce secretary Rajeev Kher on Wednesday called upon the Indian industry to upgrade its quality standards to successfully counter the adverse effects of two of the world’s biggest free-trade treaties being negotiated by the US.
Kenya to conclude economic partnership pact with EU | 17-April-2014
Three remaining contentious issues will be dealt with by next month, according to the Kenyan government, which will be good news for horticulture farmers who have been worried that their market access will be compromised if Kenya loses its privileges in the EU market.
Fruits et légumes: le Maroc et l’UE renégocient le 23 avril | 17-April-2014
Le Maroc et l’Union européenne ont convenu de l’ouverture, le 23 avril, de nouvelles négociations sur les conditions d’accès des fruits et légumes marocains au marché européen.
Produits agricoles: le Maroc vent debout après une décision de l’UE | 17-April-2014
Le Maroc est vent debout contre une décision de Bruxelles modifiant les conditions d’accès des fruits et légumes extra-communautaires au marché européen, une mesure qui pourrait sérieusement nuire au secteur agricole du royaume, ont affirmé mardi des responsables.
With an eye on TPP, garment companies flock to Vietnam | 16-April-2014
As China and its workers get wealthier, global manufacturers are looking south for less expensive places to do business. But Cambodia faces labor strikes. The Thai government suffers endless protests. Burma, also known as Myanmar, needs infrastructure updates. As a result, many companies are setting their sights on Vietnam.
Vietnam frees dissidents as it eyes US & regional trade deals | 16-April-2014
Vietnam has released two more high-profile dissidents, making a total of four political prisoners freed over the past three weeks.
TPP talks with US forge on | 16-April-2014
With US President Barack Obama’s visit to Tokyo approaching, Japanese and US trade chiefs are set to face off again in Washington as they strive to break a deadlock in talks on a massive free trade zone in the Pacific region.
Mercosur proposal to present the EU expected to be ready by end of April | 16-April-2014
Argentine cabinet chief Jorge Capitanich confirmed on Tuesday ’significant advances’ in the elaboration of Mercosur’s joint proposal to exchange with the European Union for discussions on a much delayed wide ranging cooperation and trade agreement.
Comprehensive FTA with South Korea proposed: Mamnoon | 16-April-2014
President Mamnoon Hussain on Tuesday urged the need for transforming the traditional close and cordial relationship between Pakistan and Republic of Korea into a substantive trade and economic partnership to the mutual benefit of the peoples of the two countries. The President stated this during his meeting with Chung Hong-won, Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea here at the Presidency.
Le département de la Seine Saint Denis déclaré « zone hors partenariat transatlantique de commerce et d’investissement » | 14-Apr-2014
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Taiwan’s students head to the streets with sunflowers to protest closer ties with China | 27-Mar-2014
NZ actors to rally against secretive TPPA | 27-Mar-2014
Cumbre UE-EEUU en Bruselas acelera negociación comercial atentando contra los derechos y la democracia | 26-Mar-2014
Groups decry ’meaningless’ consultation in Canada-Colombia FTA human rights impact assessment process | 26-Mar-2014
Open letter regarding the future trade and investment agreement between the EU and Egypt | 26-Mar-2014