Canada Eu Free Trade

Canada-EU Trade Deal Expected To Take Effect Next Year

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Business

Chrystia Freeland says she is confident the agreement will be signed this year.

Trudeau Expects Canada-EU Trade Deal This Year

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2016 | Canada Politics

It will be a milestone in relations between Canada and the 28-country European block.

Canada-EU Trade Deal Could Be In Force A Year From Now: Envoy

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2016 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — The massive free trade pact between Canada and the European Union will, for the most part, be a done deal in one year even if it is not ful...

Daniel Tencer

Why The TPP Is Not A Done Deal, And Why It May Never Get Done

HuffingtonPost.com | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.05.2015 | Canada Business

Prime ministers and presidents around the world congratulated themselves Monday after coming to an agreement on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a "tran...

Canada-EU Free-Trade Deal Not At Risk Of Falling Apart: Ottawa

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.29.2015 | Canada Politics

The federal government says Canada's free-trade deal with Europe is not at risk of falling apart.

Germany Backs Down From Opposition To Canada Trade Deal

Reuters | Posted 11.30.2014 | Canada Business

German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said he expected his Social Democrat party would back Europe's free trade agreement with Canada (CETA), which ha...

This Has Been a Good Week For Stephen Harper and Canada's Trade

Paul Hong | Posted 11.28.2014 | Canada Politics
Paul Hong

The overall benefit to Canada are such that even the New Democratic Party, which has historically been opposed to free trade agreements, has announced its support for this deal that is expected to increase Canadian exports by 32% and add $1.7B to our economy.

Canada-EU Deal Leaked, And Guess What, We Caved

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.14.2014 | Canada Business

A German news show has published what it says is the text of the Canada-EU free trade deal. More than 520 pages of the 1,500-page document were pos...

Canada-EU Trade Deal Finalized

CP | Posted 08.05.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Negotiators working on Canada's free trade deal with the European Union have finalized the long-awaited text of the agreement. The final w...

European Country To Reportedly Reject Canada, EU Trade Deal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.25.2014 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The Harper government isn't responding directly to a report that Germany is set to reject Canada's long sought after trade deal between Can...

Bad News, Canadian Carmakers

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.26.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's free trade deal with Europe will almost certainly be a winner for some sectors, but Ontario's automakers can expect the mostly one-w...

EU Documents Boast Of Getting One Up On Canada

CP | Julian Beltrame and Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - A European Union analysis of the just-completed trade agreement with Canada suggests the EU gained more than it expected — and might have s...

One Way The EU Is Getting A Better Deal Than Canada

CP | Mike Blanchfield and Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - European exporters will save about three times the amount of duty payments compared with their Canadian counterparts in a landmark free-trade...

Media Bites: Will EU Free Trade Put Harper in the History Books?

J.J. McCullough | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
J.J. McCullough

2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpg Prime Minister Harper finally has his very own tombstone-ready one-liner, too: "he got us free trade with the Europeans." That seems to be the consensus bouncing around the Canadian punditocracy at the moment, at least. Everyone agrees this trade deal rules. An estimated 80,000 new jobs, an annual $12 billion boost to GDP, cheaper vino from Italy, yadda yadda. But perhaps there's another story here, too.

No Changes, No Vote On EU Deal

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canadians will soon get a chance to view the text of the recently announced trade deal with the European Union, but aren't likely to have an ...

Mulcair Suspicious Of Harper's Timing

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair is questioning the timing of Prime Minister Stephen Harper's trip to Brussels to sign an agreement in principle on a Canada-EU ...

What You Need To Know About ‘Wayne Gretzky Of Trade Deals'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.19.2013 | Canada Business

Prime Minister Stephen Harper preliminarily signed a landmark free trade agreement with the European Union on Friday, ushering in a political process ...

PQ Supports New EU Free Trade Deal

CP | Julien Arsenault, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Provincial support for the Canada-Europe trade pact was only achieved after a stressful moment over Thanksgiving turkey this week.It was du...

Harper Keeps Details Of Trade Deal Under Wraps

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

BRUSSELS - After four years of opaque negotiations, the lid remains sealed on major parts of Canada's contentious free-trade deal with Europe."This is...

Althia Raj

Harper To Wrap Up Major Free Trade Deal In Brussels

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 10.16.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Stephen Harper is heading to Europe to conclude a free trade deal with the European Union on Friday. Negotiations over t...

On The Brink Of A Major Trade Deal

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.16.2013 | Canada Business

Canada is poised to wrap up talks on a free trade agreement with the European Union, the largest trade deal the country has negotiated since NAFTA. ...

Canada Resists Human-Rights Clauses In Trade Deal

The Huffington Post Canada | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — There's a new pothole on the long, bumpy road towards a Canada-Europe free trade deal: whether human rights and weapons of mass destruction...

Harper Sounding Conciliatory: EU Official

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper's office is sounding more conciliatory about an imminent resolution to the continent's stalled free-trade talks...

Harper Can't Or Won't 'Tango' With Europe: EU Envoy

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.02.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - With negotiators poised to meet next week in Ottawa, the European Union is once again ratcheting up the pressure on Canada to conclude long-r...

EU Calls Out Harper Over Trade Deal

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.18.2013 | Canada Business

ENNISKILLEN, Northern Ireland - Canada has publicly been called on the carpet by the European Union for holding up free-trade talks.EU trade spokesman...