Mitsui takes on grain big guns | 21-April-2014
Mitsui Australia chairman Yasushi Takahashi was a key participant in talks and events in this month’s free-trade agreement between Tokyo and Canberra.
US launches probe into Mexican sugar imports as mills reject claims | 21-April-2014
The US government launched on Friday a probe into allegations that cheap imports of Mexican sugar are causing nearly $1 billion in damages in the local market, even as the Mexican representatives made a formal rebuttal of the accusations.
Peru eyes free trade agreement with India | 21-April-2014
Peru is looking to sign a free trade agreement with India, it has been reported.
Vietnam farmers, SMEs threatened by upcoming free trade deals: trade expert | 21-April-2014
Tran Huu Huynh of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry said given the outcome of FTAs already signed, some groups like farmers would suffer more from harsh competition right at home.
Need to expedite Indo-EU FTA after new govt comes: German Ambassador | 21-April-2014
The new Indian government should expedite negotiations on the Indo-European Union free trade agreement, says German Ambassador to India Michael Steiner.
EU rep. in Ghana heckled over EPA | 19-April-2014
The European Union Representative in Ghana, Claude Maerten has been heckled by participants at an ongoing forum on the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) in Accra.
Commerce: l’accord USA-Japon au point mort | 18-April-2014
Les négociations américano-japonaises sur un accord commercial bilatéral, pierre angulaire de l’ambitieux Partenariat trans-pacifique (TPP), sont pour le moment dans l’impasse, selon le ministre japonais de l’Economie.
India: Commerce secretary urges industry to adopt global standards fast to counter TPP, TTIP impacts | 17-April-2014
Commerce secretary Rajeev Kher on Wednesday called upon the Indian industry to upgrade its quality standards to successfully counter the adverse effects of two of the world’s biggest free-trade treaties being negotiated by the US.
Kenya to conclude economic partnership pact with EU | 17-April-2014
Three remaining contentious issues will be dealt with by next month, according to the Kenyan government, which will be good news for horticulture farmers who have been worried that their market access will be compromised if Kenya loses its privileges in the EU market.
Fruits et légumes: le Maroc et l’UE renégocient le 23 avril | 17-April-2014
Le Maroc et l’Union européenne ont convenu de l’ouverture, le 23 avril, de nouvelles négociations sur les conditions d’accès des fruits et légumes marocains au marché européen.
Imperialism and the new free trade deals | 23-Apr-2014
Pirate party: Zombie walk against TTIP in Berlin | 21-Apr-2014
TTIP debate - Brussels | 19-Apr-2014
Le département de la Seine Saint Denis déclaré « zone hors partenariat transatlantique de commerce et d’investissement » | 14-Apr-2014
Why is TTIP more than a trade agreement? | 7-Apr-2014
A journey through the lobby jungle in Brussels | 3-Apr-2014
The secret deal that threatens the food on your plate | 28-Mar-2014
Taiwan’s students head to the streets with sunflowers to protest closer ties with China | 27-Mar-2014
NZ actors to rally against secretive TPPA | 27-Mar-2014