Businesses are exerting massive pressure on the Trade in Services Agreement negotiations and the European Commission is all too willing to listen
TiSA is the brainchild of Wall Street banks that want to stop new financial regulations and begin rolling back the relatively mild safeguards adopted after the 2007 financial crisis.
Net politics activist Markus Beckedahl argues that the proposed Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA) is a huge threat to data protection.
The current trade and investment system—including TTIP, TPP and TiSA—needs to be challenged and fundamentally transformed in order to achieve a more just and sustainable world.
Fair Traders who are celebrating the defeat of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) may see their hard work undone if the talks towards the proposed Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA) continue under a Trump administration
Better and more comprehensive transparency – these are core demands of civil society organizations in the debate surrounding free trade agreements.
Under leaked proposals from a controversial service trade deal, Facebook and other online services could be granted legal immunity when censoring any content
New leaked documents concerning the Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA) have been published.
As leaked by Netzpolitik & Greenpeace
In these quixotic and post-truth times, nemesis has its subtle ways of catching up with the reality.
As released by the European Commission
The meeting was supposed to bring the three-year-old talks to a close, but major obstacles between the United States and European Union bogged down the negotiators.
How to achieve data protection-proof free trade agreements?
In November 2016, the International Trade union Confederation published analysis of the expected impact of TiSA on workers and service providers
The French Government calls on the European Commission to adopt an open and innovation-friendly data flow system while preserving European interests in trade agreements
The prospects for concluding negotiations on the Trade in Services Agreement now appear slim.