Negotiations

Brasil decide participar de las negociaciones del TISA

29-Jul-2016ICTSD Durante una reunión de la Coalición Empresarial Brasileña, el ministro de Desarrollo, Industria y Comercio Exterior, Marcos Pereira, anunció que Brasil va a solicitar participar en las negociaciones del Acuerdo sobre el Comercio de Servicios.

Brazil, services, TiSA


Key issues

CEZ seeking hundreds of millions of euros from Bulgaria in arbitration

29-Jul-2016 ReutersCzech utility CEZ has launched arbitration seeking hundreds of millions of euros from Bulgaria for failure to protect its energy investments

Bulgaria, Czech Republic, ECT, energy, investor-state disputes | ISDS

Texts of agreements

25-Jul-2016  | RCEP - trade in services chapter: proposal for a ratchet (August 2015) 1 page proposal by Australia, Korea & New Zealand as of 4 August 2015.
25-Jul-2016  | RCEP - trade in services chapter: Australian & Japanese transparency proposal (August 2015) This 1 page submission dated 5 August 2015.
25-Jul-2016  | RCEP - trade in services chapter: summary of 9th round of negotiations (August 2015) Minutes of services chapter negotiations at the 9th RCEP negotiating round (August 2015)

Comments

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