Asean told to refocus on RCEP

27-Jun-2016The Nation Thailand and other Asean nations should review their stance on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and rather refocus on materialising the Regional Cooperation on Economic Partnership (RCEP), said former WTO chief.

ASEAN, geopolitics, RCEP, TPP

Key issues

L’or du Mali : le double jeu de Randgold

23-Jun-2016 Mali ActuLe Mali doit reverser 16,9 milliards de FCFA à la Société des mines de Loulo, dont l’actionnaire majoritaire Randgold avait fait l’objet d’un redressement fiscal.

finance | banking | taxes, investor-state disputes | ISDS, Mali, mining

Texts of agreements

14-Jun-2016  | PACER-plus draft chapters (2013-2016) 17 leaked chapters dated from 2013 to 2016
25-May-2016  | TiSA - draft annexes (2015) As leaked by Wikileaks on 25 May 2016
4-May-2016  | UE-Tunisie (ALECA) - textes initiaux (avril 2016) Publié par la Commission européenne
3-May-2016  | EU-US FTA (TTIP) - draft text (April 2016) As leaked by Greenpeace


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