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Negotiations

Concerned citizens chained to museum in TPPA protest

3-Aug-2015TPPA Auckland Call to Action Group The stalling of yesterday’s TPPA negotiations in Maui provide light relief for the citizens of New Zealand, but we cannot be complacent in thinking that our Government will not continue on signing our country up to a deal that may be detrimental for generations to come.

  • 1-Aug-2015 Reuters
    Pacific Rim free trade talks fall short of deal
    Pacific Rim trade ministers failed to clinch a deal on Friday to free up trade between a dozen nations after a dispute flared up over auto trade between Japan and North America, New Zealand dug in over dairy trade and no agreement was reached on monopoly periods for next-generation drugs.
  • 1-Aug-2015 Reuters
    Pacific Rim free trade talks fall short of deal
    Pacific Rim trade ministers failed to clinch a deal on Friday to free up trade between a dozen nations after a dispute flared up over auto trade between Japan and North America, New Zealand dug in over dairy trade and no agreement was reached on monopoly periods for next-generation drugs.
  • 1-Aug-2015 RPP
    ¿Precio de las medicinas subirán con el Acuerdo Transpacífico?
    Este 31 de julio en Hawai culminarían las negociaciones del Acuerdo de Asociación Transpacífico (TPP), el cual brindará acceso al Perú a un mercado de mil millones de consumidores.
  • 1-Aug-2015 RPP
    ¿Precio de las medicinas subirán con el Acuerdo Transpacífico?
    Este 31 de julio en Hawai culminarían las negociaciones del Acuerdo de Asociación Transpacífico (TPP), el cual brindará acceso al Perú a un mercado de mil millones de consumidores.
  • 1-Aug-2015 La Jornada
    ¿Naufragio del TTIP?
    La cronología de los desencuentros comerciales EEUU-UE empieza en el año 2000.
  • 1-Aug-2015 La Jornada
    ¿Naufragio del TTIP?
    La cronología de los desencuentros comerciales EEUU-UE empieza en el año 2000.
  • 1-Aug-2015 La Nueva Tribuna
    TTIP: La Carne que nos matará
    Las grandes empresas cárnicas estadounidenses necesitan urgentemente derribar las restricciones al uso de antibióticos en Europa y así poder comercializar y producir a mayor escala.
  • 1-Aug-2015 La Nueva Tribuna
    TTIP: La Carne que nos matará
    Las grandes empresas cárnicas estadounidenses necesitan urgentemente derribar las restricciones al uso de antibióticos en Europa y así poder comercializar y producir a mayor escala.
  • 31-Jul-2015 Jakarta Globe
    Indonesia raises non-tariff barrier to protect local batik against imports
    Cheaper fabrics from Malaysia and China are flood in thanks to the ASEAN-China free-trade agreement.
  • 31-Jul-2015 Jakarta Globe
    Indonesia raises non-tariff barrier to protect local batik against imports
    Cheaper fabrics from Malaysia and China are flood in thanks to the ASEAN-China free-trade agreement.
  • 31-Jul-2015 teleSUR
    Peru: Trade agreements bolster exploitation
    Analysts say policies initiated under the Free Trade Agreement with the US have taken away labor rights for hundreds of thousands of working class Peruvian citizens.
  • 31-Jul-2015 teleSUR
    Peru: Trade agreements bolster exploitation
    Analysts say policies initiated under the Free Trade Agreement with the US have taken away labor rights for hundreds of thousands of working class Peruvian citizens.
  • 31-Jul-2015 Japan Times
    WikiLeaks alleges widespread US spying on Japanese government, major companies
    Anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks released a trove of documents Friday titled “Target Tokyo” detailing alleged US National Security Agency’s snooping on the Japanese government and businesses — just as negotiators from 12 nations, including Japan and the US, hope to wrap up the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
  • 31-Jul-2015 Japan Times
    WikiLeaks alleges widespread US spying on Japanese government, major companies
    Anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks released a trove of documents Friday titled “Target Tokyo” detailing alleged US National Security Agency’s snooping on the Japanese government and businesses — just as negotiators from 12 nations, including Japan and the US, hope to wrap up the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
  • 31-Jul-2015 AFP
    Espionnage à grande échelle des Etats Unis au Japon, selon Wikileaks
    Ces révélations arrivent à un moment embarrassant, alors que se négocie le partenariat transpacifique (TPP), accord de libre-échange en cours de négociation qui regrouperait 12 pays d’Asie-Pacifique.
  • 31-Jul-2015 AFP
    Espionnage à grande échelle des Etats Unis au Japon, selon Wikileaks
    Ces révélations arrivent à un moment embarrassant, alors que se négocie le partenariat transpacifique (TPP), accord de libre-échange en cours de négociation qui regrouperait 12 pays d’Asie-Pacifique.
  • 31-Jul-2015 Radio New Zealand
    TPP: Key admits medicine costs will rise
    Prime Minister John Key has conceded New Zealand will have to pay more for some medicines under the Trans-Pacific Partnership but he says it is in the country’s best interests
  • 31-Jul-2015 Radio New Zealand
    TPP: Key admits medicine costs will rise
    Prime Minister John Key has conceded New Zealand will have to pay more for some medicines under the Trans-Pacific Partnership but he says it is in the country’s best interests
  • 31-Jul-2015 Macro Business
    TPP negotiations come down to the wire
    With final negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement scheduled to conclude on Friday, there are a bunch of thorny issues still yet to be agreed on. Perspective from Australia.
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  • 31-Jul-2015 Macro Business
    TPP negotiations come down to the wire
    With final negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement scheduled to conclude on Friday, there are a bunch of thorny issues still yet to be agreed on. Perspective from Australia.
    more

Key issues

UK and France paid 24m euros in Calais migrants ISDS case

3-Aug-2015 War on WantA spokesperson for the company Eurotunnel has revealed that the UK and French governments were required by a private arbitration tribunal to pay out nearly 24 million euros for failing to provide adequate security around the entrance to the Channel Tunnel between 1999 and 2002.

Texts of agreements

21-Jul-2015  | Brazil-Malawi ICFA (2015)
21-Jul-2015  | ACFI Brasil-México (2015)
20-Jul-2015  | ACFI Brasil-Angola (2015)

Comments

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24-Jul-2015  EU-CAN FTA - EU negotiating mandate (draft, 2007)
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16-Jul-2015  Ottawa, Kyiv ink trade deal during Ukrainian PM’s visit
Margaret Beresford: In one of the most self-serving of gestures that cost Canadian taxpayers not Harper. As he clearly myopically focused on the Ukrainian votes