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Agricultura: Resultados de las negociaciones en el CAFTA sobre productos agropecuarios sensibles (CEPAL) | 27-December-2004
En productos sensibles se logró negociar plazos más
Agriculture: Arab trade agreement may be fatal for Lebanon’s farmers | 16-December-2004
Lebanese farmers say the Greater Arab Free Trade Agreement (Gafta) could wipe them out when it goes into effect Jan. 1. If that happens, they promise to take to the streets in protest.
Agriculture reforms go against Korea’s grain | 10-December-2004
In excluding agriculture from FTA negotiations, the South Korean government is setting itself up for even greater domestic backlash when multilateral negotiations pry open a sector insulated from any form of competition.
SPS issues and free trade agreements | 25-November-2004
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Agriculture: Thais urged to reject political parties which support bilateral FTAs and GM crops | 24-November-2004
Thailand’s leading agricultural activist network has urged Thais not to vote for political parties which back free trade agreements and genetically modified (GM) crops research at next February’s general election.
Trading in food safety? The impact of trade agreements on quarantine in Australia | 12-November-2004
Australia has always enjoyed rigorous national food standards that were applied equally to both domestically produced and imported food. The capacity to maintain and apply these standards, however, is now being undermined by international trade agreements and procedures for settling trade disputes with a result that challenges to public health are being significantly increased.
The Thai dairy sector under liberalised trade conditions | 11-November-2004
Special report by Rabobank - PDF file
Bush won’t dissolve sugar jobs | 2-November-2004
Handled with care. That is the best way to describe how the Bush administration has dealt with sugar in America’s international trade agreements.
Agriculture and the Andean FTA: What’s at stake in Colombia? | 21-October-2004
On May 18, 2004, trade representatives from the United States and the Andean region met in Cartagena, Colombia to begin negotiations for a new set of bilateral trade agreements known collectively as the Andean Free Trade Agreement.
L’Etat marocain s’apprête à privatiser 56 000 hectares de terres agricoles | 13-October-2004
Les autorités marocaines sont venues exposer en Espagne et en France les conditions de privatisation de leurs terres agricoles, mettent en avant l’opportunité commerciale qu’elles représentent. En effet, en vertu du traité de libre-échange conclu au printemps avec Washington, les exportations agricoles marocaines sont exemptées de droits de douane lorsqu’elles entrent aux Etats-Unis.
Comparing EU free trade agreements: Sanitary and Phytosanitary Standards | 7-October-2004
Sanitary and phytosanitary standards (SPS) are receiving increasing attention within the framework of international trade. SPS measures are meant to ensure that imports do not undermine national health and safety.
Bilateral & regional negotiations on agriculture: competitive liberalization or protectionist confusion? | 4-October-2004
Synoptic review of what is happening with US trade talks on agriculture, outside the WTO
Los efectos del Tratado de Libre Comercio de Norteamérica (TLCAN) sobre el desarrollo rural | 21-September-2004
Una versión ligeramente distinta del siguiente ensayo se presento el pasado 9 de septiembre en el “Primer Encuentro Nacional sobre tratados de libre comercio y desarrollo rural”, realizado por la Facultad de Agronomía de la Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala, en la Ciudad de Guatemala.
POLICY REVERSAL: Green light for GMOs | 22-August-2004
Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra yesterday bestowed the government’s tacit blessing on the planting and trading of genetically modified (GM) crops by revoking an earlier ban on their commercial use, in defiance of wide opposition from farmers, environmentalists and consumer networks.
Jamaica: Sugar protest | 6-August-2004
Trade unions which represent sugar industry employees plan to stage peaceful demonstrations outside the European Union delegation offices this week to help press Jamaica’s case for more time to adjust to Europe’s planned sharp reduction in the price it pays Caribbean countries for sugar.
Food, Trade And US Power Politics In Latin America | 11-May-2004
The difference between what Bush officials say to Congress and the pap they feed foreign audiences makes interesting reading for anyone trying to figure out US government rhetoric on Latin America.
Panama Proposal Is One of Many: Onslaught of FTAs Threatens U.S. Sugar Industry | 11-May-2004
A representative of the American sugar industry cautioned the Office of the United States Trade Representative today that a proposed trade agreement with Panama cannot be viewed in isolation.
European Commission’s clever ruse to introduce corporate sovereignty regardless of ratification votes in EU | 25-Jan-2015
TPP and TTIP: Partners in crime | 23-Jan-2015
OGM : Le marché de dupes de l’Union européenne | 15-Jan-2015
Lowest common denominator: EU-US trade deal threatens to lower standards of protection from toxic pesticides | 8-Jan-2015
Signature des Accords de partenariat economiques : La coalition «Non aux APE» exige de Macky Sall un debat national | 2-Jan-2015
2014: A year in review on climate and trade | 22-Dec-2014
It doesn’t matter who does the lobbying: Trade agreements aren’t the place for internet regulations | 22-Dec-2014
Transatlantique arnaque - La casse du siècle | 22-Dec-2014