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22-Nov-2009A Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Singapore would be beneficial because it would result in more opportunities with Sri Lanka, currently attempting to develop itself as a hub to India and a financial hub; particularly due to the country’s existing respective FTAs with India and with Pakistan, a top Singapore businessman has said.
8-Nov-2009Negative trade balance is not always negative. It could be looked in a broader context said the Head of Chancery of the Pakistan High Commission in Sri Lanka Balal Akram. Referring to the negative trade balance between the countries which is favourable to Pakistan Akram said that 35 per cent of Sri Lankan imports from Pakistan are raw material for the apparel industry.
8-Nov-2009 IPSSri Lanka has reacted strongly to a European Commission (EC) probe on its human rights record, saying it is politically motivated.
News from the movements
24-May-2016 TNIThe Philippines has a web of investment treaties which severely constrain the government’s ability to regulate or close polluting mines, a legal straitjacket that will become even tighter if the EU–Philippines Free Trade Agreement and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) proceed
23-May-2016 TNIEuropean municipalities join the battle against TTIP to protect sovereignty and public services, demonstrating how to take political initiative and build an alternative economy
20-May-2016 AITECDans l’ombre du traité transatlantique entre l’Union européenne et les États-Unis (TAFTA), les chefs d’États de l’UE pourraient bientôt approuver un accord de commerce et d’investissement tout aussi inquiétant.
20-May-2016 Local FuturesThe Global to Local Webinar Series addresses key issues in the global to local debate.
19-May-2016 S2BA new leak reveals that 5 EU member states are proposing to introduce investor-to-state dispute settlement for all cross-border investments within the EU.
16-May-2016 War on WantThe controversial Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) will have negative effects on public health, jobs and the climate, according to the official impact assessment.
13-May-2016 ALAINETHace unos días, el 17 de marzo pasado, se cumplió un año de las movilizaciones de las decenas de miles de jornaleros del Valle de San Quintín en demanda de las mejoras de sus condiciones de trabajo en los ranchos agrícolas, así como del respeto irrestricto a sus derechos humanos y laborales por parte del sector patronal.
4-May-2016 Public CitizenEurope, beware. The leaked TTIP text confirms that the United States is trying to export its failed regulatory model.