Negotiations

A beef with Mercosur

6-May-2016Politico The much-maligned EU market-access offer for South American beef, which could be exported at reduced tax rates to the EU under a planned trade deal, is off the negotiating table — for now.


Key issues

New EPSU working paper on CETA and TTIP: Potential impacts on health and social services

4-May-2016 EPSUNew working paper highlights the potential harmful impact of CETA and TTIP (and other trade and investment agreements) on healthcare and social services.

Texts of agreements

4-May-2016  | UE-Tunisie (ALECA) - textes initiaux (avril 2016) Publié par la Commission européenne
3-May-2016  | EU-US FTA (TTIP) - draft text (April 2016) As leaked by Greenpeace
22-Apr-2016  | RCEP - draft investment chapter (October 2015) As leaked by KEI
21-Apr-2016  | RCEP IP Chapter (October 15, 2015 version) As published by KEI

Comments

5-May-2016  Uruguay faces international trial over broadband permit
Marcelo Maciel: En español. El arbitraje en este caso será el camino que deberá seguirse. Otro caso, de mayor envergadura es el caso de la tabacalera Philips Morris
23-Apr-2016  Europe’s regulations at risk
Hanns-Peter: All is well thought, but money makes the world go round - money of a minority. And they make the rules.
2-Apr-2016  "Los nuevos tratados de libre comercio ya no tienen que ver con comercio"
Silvia Rodriguez Cervantes: El artículo quedó cortado.... me quede esperando mas sobre como el TPP hace que los indígenas no controlen mas sus semillas, al igual que la