Negotiations

Cutting red tape Japan’s focus in preparation for TPP

29-Aug-2016Bloomberg Japan’s government will focus on cutting red tape to accommodate foreign businesses wanting access to the Japanese market as it ramps up efforts to have a 12-nation Asia-Pacific trade pact ratified

Japan, regulation, TPP


Key issues

Venezuela ordered to pay Canadian miner Rusoro more than $ 1.2 billion

29-Aug-2016 Toronto StarAn international arbitration tribunal has ordered Venezuela to pay a Vancouver-based mining company more than $1.2 billion for expropriating its gold mines.

Canada, investor-state disputes | ISDS, mining, Venezuela

Comments

20-Aug-2016  Nigeria to lose $1.3trn by 2026 to EPA arrangement – Report
admin: Yes, we have also attached it to the article now.
18-Aug-2016  Three more reasons why we need to stop CETA
DIDIER Pierre: foreign corporations to sue governments for pretty much anything they don’t like: false: the text is very clear that grounds for appeal are very
18-Aug-2016  Nigeria to lose $1.3trn by 2026 to EPA arrangement – Report
Evert-Jan: Can you share the hyperlink to the report? Is it publicly available?