Negotiations

El CETA entra en vigor sin zanjar sus partes más polémicas

21-Sep-2017La Vanguardia El CETA ya se aplica este jueves de forma provisional, a la espera de que todos los países del bloque ratifiquen las disposiciones que afectan a las competencias nacionales, como la más polémica, que prevé la creación de un tribunal de inversiones.


Key issues

International litigator imposes $700m fine on Pakistan in rental power plants case

21-Sep-2017 Daily PakistanFinancially-strapped Pakistan has been imposed with a staggering $700 million in a damages suit by the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) regarding rental power plants case.

Texts of agreements

14-Sep-2017  | EU-Japan FTA - EU negotiating mandate (Nov 2012) As released by the European Council
21-Jul-2017  | EU-Mexico FTA - EU text proposals (July 2017) All texts as available as of 18 July 2017
14-Jul-2017  | EU-Japan FTA - draft chapters (July 2017) 19 draft chapters, as released by the European Commission
28-Jun-2017  | EU-Japan - mandate (Jul 2012) As leaked by Greenpeace (in German)

Comments

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10-Sep-2017  Govt will lose gold mine dispute due to Article 44 use: academics
Bryan Mercurio: So the government will not lose because, as the journalist writes " ISDS process was designed to protect corporations’ interests", but more so for
2-Sep-2017  TPP free trade: Much opposition from Canadians
Pamela Mac Neil: I have to really wonder who our government is really supporting, because it certainly isn’t the Canadian people. Trudeau is adament about keeping