Upcoming trade talks will see both sides discussing issues such as high pulses tariff, travel curbs.
Negotiations concerning a bilateral investment treaty between China and the United States will not be delayed or obstructed by trade disputes because both countries are under pressure to stimulate their economies, officials and experts said.
India, EU chief trade negotiators will meet next week in New Delhi to hammer out a way forward for the long-pending free trade agreement negotiations between the two sides.
ASEAN member states must end policies, laws and institutional practices, including free trade and investment agreements that violate the people’s rights.
The arrangement will establish regular senior officials’ talks to facilitate trade and investment.
The 15th round of the EU-China investment negotiations took place in Beijing from the 9th to the 12th of October 2017.
How international investment treaties could promote more responsible investment and argues that, while some innovative practices are emerging, there is still much to do.
It is unclear whether investment treaties’ impact on FDI flows constitutes a benefit to a host state.
The Indian government approved signing and ratification of the Bilateral Investment Treaty between India and Belarus to boost investment.
As the signing of the EU-Myanmar Investment Protection Agreement (IPA) draws near, concerns over the secrecy surrounding the agreement’s negotiations and the risks it poses abound, alongside many myths about its potential benefits.
Costa Rica is trying to sign a bilateral investment treaty with the UAE.
The Protocol draws significantly on the Brazilian model investment agreement, which stands out for departing from the traditional design of Bilateral Investment Treaties, particularly by excluding the possibility of investor-State dispute settlement (ISDS).
Singapore and Indonesia are working towards a new agreement to promote investment in both countries, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced
Belgium has requested an opinion from the European Court of Justice on the ’Investment Court System’ included in the EU-Canada trade deal, to determine if the ICS is compatible with the European Treaties
Japan intends to conclude new bilateral investment treaties with 13 countries, including Algeria and Morocco.
A committee in India, led by Justice B.N. Srikrishna, has lost an opportunity to push for the recalibration of the country’s BIT regime
Negotiations over an agreement on investment promotion and protection between Myanmar and Singapore have started, according to Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (DICA) Director General U Aung Naing Oo.
As talks with Canada began before model text was approved by Cabinet, deviations may be allowed.
On 18 July 2017 the Polish Council of Ministers submitted to the Parliament a draft proposal allowing the President to unilaterally terminate the Poland-Portugal BIT
Crucial to RCEP’s investment protection chapter is the highly controversial Investor-State Dispute Settlement mechanism, a system of privatised justice characterised by international arbitration tribunals outside of the reach of domestic legal systems, explains Cecilia Olivet of TNI