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EU-Mercosur: a nightmare for nature

The deal as negotiated is in principle a neocolonial, extractivist instrument: intended to secure EU imports of commodities and raw materials from South America, while increasing EU exports of industrial and chemical products.

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CPTPP trade bloc to give UK green light to join

The 11 members of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership are expected to allow the UK’s accession to the free trade bloc this week, taking a step to expand the group to include a European nation.

Singapore, Britain launch negotiations on new investment treaty

Britain and Singapore have started talks on a new treaty that will improve the flow of investments between the two countries. The UK-Singapore Bilateral Investment Treaty (UKSBIT) as it is called will supersede the existing pact that came into force in 1975.