Australian tycoon to build giant dairy farm for exports to China | 16-November-2014
Mining tycoon Gina Rinehart has agreed to invest A$500 ($437 million) in partnership with a Chinese company to create one of Australia’s largest dairy farms to meet soaring demand for premium infant formula in China.
Abbott seals free trade deal with Beijing | 16-November-2014
Prime Minister Tony Abbott is expected to sign the widely anticipated free trade deal with China’s President Xi Jinping on Monday.
Cameron pledges support for EU-US trade deal and vows to fight unions over it | 16-November-2014
UK David Cameron has pledged to put "rocket boosters" behind plans for an EU-US free trade deal and vowed to fight some of those who are against it.
G20: NZ, South Korea sign free-trade agreement | 16-November-2014
New Zealand and South Korea have concluded a free-trade agreement that’s expected to cut into export tariffs in the nation’s sixth-largest export market that currently run to about $230 million a year.
La armadura jurídica del TTIP | 16-November-2014
El Tratado Transatlántico de Comercio e Inversiones entre la Unión Europea y Estados Unidos (TTIP) es un acuerdo comercial y de inversiones entre la Unión Europea y los Estados Unidos. Pretende eliminar las barreras arancelarias entre los dos socios y las barreras reglamentarias - las normativas básicas en materia social, medioambiental… - que limitan la acumulación de riqueza de las grandes corporaciones.
#TTIP: Desintegración europea, desempleo e inestabilidad | 16-November-2014
Según un estudio de la Universidad de Tufts, el Tratado Transatlántico de Comercio e Inversión (TTIP, en caso de aprobarse) llevaría a pérdidas netas del PIB, a pérdidas en los ingresos del trabajo, a pérdidas de puestos de trabajo, a una reducción de la participación de las rentas del trabajo en el PIB, a una pérdida en los ingresos públicos de los gobiernos, y el TTIP llevaría a una mayor inestabilidad financiera y acumulación de desequilibrios.
TTIP: chance to enhance labour rights globally must not be missed | 14-November-2014
The TTIP should promote mutual supportiveness between trade and labour policy and include a strong role for civil society: this was the general understanding at a round table on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership with the European Commission, employers’ organisations, trade unions, ILO experts and EU and US NGOs on 13 November in Brussels.
Keen to have a Bilateral Investment Treaty with India: US | 14-November-2014
"The Indian-US bilateral investment treaty has stalled a bit and it is time to get it back on track," Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Charles Rivkin said.
EU Parliament gives nod to Moldova trade agreement | 14-November-2014
European Union lawmakers have approved the EU’s trade deal with Moldova
Obama and the GOP Congress unite to push US meat overseas | 14-November-2014
A new report by IATP shows that the US meat industry is licking its chops at the prospect of a Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement in order to ship more product overseas while US meat consumption declines.
International forum on the present and future of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement | 20-Nov-2014
‘TTIP would destroy small businesses’ | 20-Nov-2014
Fight secret copyright deals: A global TPP teach-in | 20-Nov-2014
CAP calls on govt to withdraw from TPPA negotiation | 19-Nov-2014
Trade deals criminalise farmers’ seeds | 18-Nov-2014
TPP deal not about trade, should be stopped | 17-Nov-2014
What is the TPPA and what does it mean for NZ? | 12-Nov-2014
TPP trade talks must stop | 12-Nov-2014
(mis)Communicating TTIP | 11-Nov-2014
800,000 sign petition against TTIP | 9-Nov-2014
Thousands rally against trade agreement | 9-Nov-2014
NZers rally against free trade deal | 7-Nov-2014