Voice of protest returns to Waitangi shores

5-Feb-2016Maori TV The voice of protest made its way along the Bay of Islands to its traditional home on the shores of Waitangi, to Te Tii Marae. At the centre of the protest was the TPP agreement.

Key issues

Macri firmó “preacuerdo” con fondos buitre de banca italiana

5-Feb-2016 Tele SurMacri firmó un "preacuerdo" con los bonistas italianos que habían quedado afuera de los canjes de la deuda pública en defaults efectuados en 2005 y 2010.

Texts of agreements

5-Jan-2016  | Model text for the Indian Bilateral Investment Treaty (2015) As published by the Ministry of Finance, Government of India
18-Nov-2015  | Japan-Mongolia FTA (2015)
18-Nov-2015  | EU-Singapore FTA (2015) Authentic text as of May 2015
12-Nov-2015  | EU-US FTA (TTIP) - draft investment chapter (EU proposal, Nov 2015) As published by the European Commission


5-Feb-2016  ICSID and Latin America: Criticisms, withdrawals and regional alternatives
Jestine: Thanks for finally talking about > :: Across the board :: traffic monsoon</a>
21-Jan-2016  Big business orders its pro-TTIP arguments from these think tanks
Jilles: @Garrett Workman, we also filed a freedom of information request at the USTR. This is where we obtained the information mentioned in the article.
19-Jan-2016  Big business orders its pro-TTIP arguments from these think tanks
Garrett: I’m not sure how an EU Freedom of Information Act request gave you access to my private communications with USTR, but I feel this is a violation