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Netzpolitik editor: Trump will press on with ‘insidious’ TiSA deal
Net politics activist Markus Beckedahl argues that the proposed Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA) is a huge threat to data protection.
Indian, Sri Lankan officials to meet this month on FTA
Senior officials of India and Sri Lanka will meet to discuss broadening of the existing trade deal by including services and investments.
Some trade deals on hold after Trump’s election, but danger lurks in the lesser-known Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA)
Fair Traders who are celebrating the defeat of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) may see their hard work undone if the talks towards the proposed Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA) continue under a Trump administration
Analysis of the TiSA “annex on transparency”
Better and more comprehensive transparency – these are core demands of civil society organizations in the debate surrounding free trade agreements.
TiSA - draft annex on electronic commerce (September 2016)
As leaked by Greenpeace
TiSA - draft annex on state-owned enterprises (September 2016)
As leaked by Greenpeace
TiSA - draft annex on professional services (September 2016)
As leaked by Greenpeace
TiSA - draft annex on transparency services (September 2016)
As leaked by Greenpeace
Secret trade proposal would give Facebook free reign to censor by algorithm
Under leaked proposals from a controversial service trade deal, Facebook and other online services could be granted legal immunity when censoring any content
New leaks confirm TiSA proposals that would undermine civil liberties
New leaked documents concerning the Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA) have been published.
TiSA - draft annex on telecommunications services (November 2016)
As leaked by Netzpolitik & Greenpeace
TiSA negotiations fall victim to the Trump tremor
In these quixotic and post-truth times, nemesis has its subtle ways of catching up with the reality.
TiSA - EU second revised offer (November 2016)
As released by the European Commission
Bell tolls for TiSA
The meeting was supposed to bring the three-year-old talks to a close, but major obstacles between the United States and European Union bogged down the negotiators.
Trade and privacy: complicated bedfellows?
How to achieve data protection-proof free trade agreements?
A swan song for TiSA talks
The prospects for concluding negotiations on the Trade in Services Agreement now appear slim.
Negotiators question EU commitment to services deal
Negotiators working to increase market access for services are beginning to question whether the European Union is capable of forging a multi-trillion dollar services agreement.
EU-US Privacy Shield pact faces second legal challenge
A new EU-US pact governing the transfer of personal data faces a second legal challenge, putting the details of the deal which underpins billions of dollars of transatlantic trade in digital services under further scrutiny.
TiSA - Norway second revised conditional offer (October 2016)
As released by the Government of Norway
TiSA - second revised Swiss offer (October 2016)
Released by the Government of Switzerland