Negotiations

Fuite TTIP/TAFTA: La proposition de l’UE est une menace pour les valeurs démocratiques

20-Apr-2015Corporate Europe Observatory Selon une nouvelle fuite de la proposition de la Commission Européenne pour les négotiations du partenariat de commerce et d’investissement transatlantique entre l’UE et les Etats-Unis (TTIP), les initiatives législatives des Etats membres de l’UE devront être examinées minutieusement pour leurs impacts potentiels sur les intérêts des entreprises privées.

  • 20-Apr-2015 Reuters
    Indonesia to push for free trade pacts with South Korea, EEA
    Indonesia will aggressively pursue talks on free trade agreements with countries such as South Korea and the three European Economic Area (EEA) nations, in its latest move to boost exports, a government official said on Monday.
  • 20-Apr-2015 Reuters
    Indonesia to push for free trade pacts with South Korea, EEA
    Indonesia will aggressively pursue talks on free trade agreements with countries such as South Korea and the three European Economic Area (EEA) nations, in its latest move to boost exports, a government official said on Monday.
  • 20-Apr-2015 Colombo Page
    Sri Lanka, Japan to link FTA this year
    Sri Lanka and Japan plan to formulate and sign a Free Trade Agreement in 2015, the Sri Lanka-Japan Business Co-operation Committee has announced.
  • 20-Apr-2015 Colombo Page
    Sri Lanka, Japan to link FTA this year
    Sri Lanka and Japan plan to formulate and sign a Free Trade Agreement in 2015, the Sri Lanka-Japan Business Co-operation Committee has announced.
  • 20-Apr-2015 GRAIN
    Le libre-échange et l’épidémie de malbouffe au Mexique
    Les sociétés alimentaires inondent et s’emparent des canaux traditionnels de distribution et remplacent les aliments locaux avec des aliments transformés, grâce aux accords de libre-échange et d’investissement.
  • 20-Apr-2015 GRAIN
    Le libre-échange et l’épidémie de malbouffe au Mexique
    Les sociétés alimentaires inondent et s’emparent des canaux traditionnels de distribution et remplacent les aliments locaux avec des aliments transformés, grâce aux accords de libre-échange et d’investissement.
  • 17-Apr-2015 rabble
    Harper and Modi announce a Canada-India ’free trade’ agreement by September
    Efforts are being stepped up to conclude a Canada-India Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) by September, it was announced during Narendra Modi’s visit to Ottawa this week.
  • 17-Apr-2015 rabble
    Harper and Modi announce a Canada-India ’free trade’ agreement by September
    Efforts are being stepped up to conclude a Canada-India Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) by September, it was announced during Narendra Modi’s visit to Ottawa this week.
  • 17-Apr-2015 Business Day
    Agoa bill proposes three-year timeline for SA
    A bill to renew the African Growth and Opportunity Act (Agoa) for 10 years would give the US Trade Representative expanded authority to deal with countries considered non compliant, like South Africa.
  • 17-Apr-2015 Business Day
    Agoa bill proposes three-year timeline for SA
    A bill to renew the African Growth and Opportunity Act (Agoa) for 10 years would give the US Trade Representative expanded authority to deal with countries considered non compliant, like South Africa.
  • 17-Apr-2015 Tax-News.com
    Mexican Senate proposes FTA with Cuba
    Mexico’s Senate has urged the Government to boost economic relations with Cuba, with a view to the possible signing of a free trade agreement (FTA).
  • 17-Apr-2015 Tax-News.com
    Mexican Senate proposes FTA with Cuba
    Mexico’s Senate has urged the Government to boost economic relations with Cuba, with a view to the possible signing of a free trade agreement (FTA).
  • 17-Apr-2015 The Sun Daily
    [Malaysia] Govt still open to FTA with EU: Miti
    The government is still open to having the Malaysia-EU Free Trade Agreement despite it being stalled currently.
  • 17-Apr-2015 The Sun Daily
    [Malaysia] Govt still open to FTA with EU: Miti
    The government is still open to having the Malaysia-EU Free Trade Agreement despite it being stalled currently.
  • 16-Apr-2015 El Diario
    "El TTIP nos lo pondrá más difícil a las mujeres"
    La Alianza por una Cooperación Feminista Global alerta de que el Tratado Trasatlántico entre EEUU y Europa provocará una mayor desigualdad de género.
  • 16-Apr-2015 El Diario
    "El TTIP nos lo pondrá más difícil a las mujeres"
    La Alianza por una Cooperación Feminista Global alerta de que el Tratado Trasatlántico entre EEUU y Europa provocará una mayor desigualdad de género.
  • 16-Apr-2015 La Jornada
    El gordo problema de la gordura
    Yo siempre he sostenido que el grave problema de la obesidad se lo debemos al Tratado de Libre Comercio (TLC), que entró en vigor en 1994. A partir de entonces ingresaron al país una enorme cantidad de franquicias de alimentos chatarra.
  • 16-Apr-2015 La Jornada
    El gordo problema de la gordura
    Yo siempre he sostenido que el grave problema de la obesidad se lo debemos al Tratado de Libre Comercio (TLC), que entró en vigor en 1994. A partir de entonces ingresaron al país una enorme cantidad de franquicias de alimentos chatarra.
  • 16-Apr-2015 El País
    Cancela: Mercosur debe firmar acuerdo con la UE
    El vicecanciller José Luis Cancela, sostuvo ayer que el Mercosur "debe decididamente agotar esfuerzos" para "avanzar" en las negociaciones para la firma de un acuerdo comercial con la Unión Europea (UE).
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  • 16-Apr-2015 El País
    Cancela: Mercosur debe firmar acuerdo con la UE
    El vicecanciller José Luis Cancela, sostuvo ayer que el Mercosur "debe decididamente agotar esfuerzos" para "avanzar" en las negociaciones para la firma de un acuerdo comercial con la Unión Europea (UE).
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Key issues

Canada’s most sacred cows under attack as TPP takes aim at agriculture

20-Apr-2015 iPoliticsThe Americans have made it clear they have a deal-breaker with Canada — supply management in agriculture, notably dairy and poultry.

Texts of agreements

26-Mar-2015  | TPP - draft investment chapter (2015) Text of 20 Jan 2015 as released by WikiLeaks
24-Mar-2015  | India draft model BIT (2015) Open for comment until 10 April 2015.
10-Mar-2015  | TiSA: EU negotiating mandate (2013) As published by the European Council on 10 March 2015

Comments

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