India yes to Bipa, no to FTA/RTA | 11-April-2005
The government of India is set to initial a Bilateral Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (Bipa) with China with the two pending issues on security and legal jurisdiction being sorted out by the National Security Adviser in the Prime Minister’s Office. A free trade agreement, however, looks distant with the domestic industry raising serious concerns.
FTA with EU looks more imminent than ever | 11-April-2005
The stage is being developed for a fast-track free trade agreement (FTA) between the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council and 25-member European Union. Possibly, the EU has felt the urge to sign an FTA with the GCC now that the US has moved to reach bilateral agreements with individual GCC states.
Automakers holding up JPEPA | 11-April-2005
Issues involving tariff protection and reduction on automotive products have delayed the conclusion of talks over the planned Japan-Philippines Economic Partnership Agreement (JPEPA).
Signatures to stalk FTA | 10-April-2005
Opponents of the Thai-US free trade agreement are gathering 50,000
FTA with Australia, NZ to cover textiles, forestry | 10-April-2005
Indonesia will propose special facilities for some of its leading industries in upcoming preliminary negotiations for a free trade agreement (FTA) with Australia and New Zealand, a minister has said.
Bahrain businessmen propose FTA to Philippines | 10-April-2005
Bahrain businessmen have identified areas to improve bilateral trade relations with the Philippines can be improved including the forging of a free trade agreement (FTA).
Why an FTA gives us cold feet | 10-April-2005
why is China so keen on an FTA and India less eager?
De transnacionales, TLC y seguridad nacional | 10-April-2005
Las millonarias campañas oficiales en los medios de comunicación y los discursos de las cúpulas empresariales, pretenden justificar la ratificación del Tratado de Libre Comercio entre Centroamérica, República Dominicana y Estados Unidos (TLC CA-RD-EU), al presentarlo como la panacea a los problemas estructurales que históricamente han padecido las economías periféricas centroamericanas.
Thailand pressured to exclude autos from FTA talks with Japan | 9-April-2005
US and European carmakers recently demanded the Thai government exclude the automobile sector from free trade negotiations with Japan and warned that they may abandon investment in Thailand if import tariffs on Japanese luxury cars are lifted, local media reported Friday.
Chinese PM to press FTA deal with India | 9-April-2005
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao will propose to establish the world’s biggest Free Trade Area (FTA) between China and India during talks with the Indian leadership next week.
Et si les firmes prenaient le pouvoir ? | 5-Dec-2013
La Vía Campesina se hace presente en Bali para protestar en contra OMC y el Régimen de Libre Comercio | 4-Dec-2013
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Trade-talk protesters push limit, then back off | 21-Nov-2013
Wikileaks publie le chapitre portant sur la propriété intellectuelle de l’accord secret de Partenariat Trans-Pacifique | 16-Nov-2013
The people can defeat the Trans-Pacific Partnership | 15-Nov-2013
La démocratie otage du libre échange | 2-Nov-2013
Déclaration de la société civile de l’Afrique de l’Ouest sur l’Accord de Partenariat économique et le Tarif extérieur Commun | 25-Oct-2013
FTA Watch condemns bid to amend Article 190 | 18-Oct-2013
EPA is no more | 17-Oct-2013
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