RCEP events in Bangkok, 20-24 July 2018
Actions and events are happening during the 23rd negotiations round. More info


‘Huge growth opportunities for agri-food exports’: How the EU-Japan trade deal will benefit EU food

18-Jul-2018Food Navigator The European Union and Japan signed a landmark agreement that is expected to boost trade in agri-food products.

Key issues

US trade deals mean justice for some, not justice for all

18-Jul-2018 AFL-CIOThose with the means to become international wheeler-dealers can access ISDS. The rest of us have to rely on public courts—the same ones that investors say are “inadequate” to handle their needs. That’s not fair, and that’s not right.

Texts of agreements

1-Jun-2018  | EU-ACP post-Cotonou agreement: Negotiating mandate (May 2018) As released by the ACP Secretariat
22-May-2018  | EU-Australia FTA: Negotiating directives (May 2018) As released by the European Council
22-May-2018  | EU-New Zealand FTA: Negotiating directives (May 2018) As released by the European Council


15-Jul-2018  RCEP trade round: Singapore host privileges business over people’s rights
Ashwin Thapa: Strange ,its disgusting,in our issue and in our Deserving Rights,for what the Businessman making the Business,its quite clear of Businessman
27-Jun-2018  The need to rethink free trade agreements
Karnan T S: This article is a bit heavy on rhetoric itself. In India, groups have been complaining about cheap imports of synthetic rubber from Sri Lanka /
5-Jun-2018  Can RCEP negotiations be concluded by end-2018?
chin sokvin: i need of my academic research