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China-ASEAN trade negotiations to be completed by year-end

30-Jul-2015China Daily Negotiations to upgrade the China-ASEAN Free Trade Agreement are expected to be concluded by the end of this year. China will expand two-way investment in major sectors involved in the Belt and Road Initiative, including big-ticket projects involving global production, industrial parks and other cross-border projects.

Key issues

The Customs Bill: an unacceptable barrier to climate action

29-Jul-2015 CIELA proposed amendment to the Trade Priorities and Accountability Act (TPA) incorporated into the House version of the US Customs Bill poses significant risks to future progress on climate mitigation if accepted.

Texts of agreements

21-Jul-2015  | Brazil-Malawi ICFA (2015)
21-Jul-2015  | ACFI Brasil-México (2015)
20-Jul-2015  | ACFI Brasil-Angola (2015)


24-Jul-2015  EU-CAN FTA - EU negotiating mandate (draft, 2007)
colleen: wrong article
16-Jul-2015  Ottawa, Kyiv ink trade deal during Ukrainian PM’s visit
Margaret Beresford: In one of the most self-serving of gestures that cost Canadian taxpayers not Harper. As he clearly myopically focused on the Ukrainian votes
5-Jul-2015  Impactos del acuerdo de libre comercio entre Colombia y la Unión Europea en las comunidades campesinas
Eugenia Hinestroza : Viviendo tantos años en Francia, conociendo muchos paises europeos por haber vivido en algunos de ellos y visitado el resto, veo a Colombia como