Canada Eu Trade Deal

'Some Baloney' In Trudeau's Claim That CETA Works For Everyone

CP | Jordan Press, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.23.2017 | Canada Business

Sometimes, politicians can say just enough to let the words mean anything to anyone.

If Trudeau Really Blames Corporate Elites, Why Did He Sign CETA?

Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.22.2017 | Canada Business
Daniel Tencer

The Trudeau government has been calling CETA the "most progressive" free trade deal ever. But the deal does not require the payment of living wages; it does not mandate a crackdown on tax evasion; and it certainly does not try to guarantee the "peace of mind ... that come[s] with stable, full-time contracts."

CETA To Cost Average Working Canadian $2,460 In Lost Income: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.21.2017 | Canada Business

As Canada and the European Union reach the home stretch to an historic free trade deal, a new research report says the agreement was made on the basis...

CETA Costs Jobs, Worsens Inequality, Social Tensions: EU Panel

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.04.2017 | Canada Business

The full EU parliament is slated to vote on CETA in early February.

Ottawa Didn't Study How Much More We'll Pay For Drugs Under CETA

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.22.2016 | Canada Business

Chief negotiator slammed for "complete misunderstanding" of CETA's impact on drug prices.

Ottawa Must Allow MPs A Free Vote On Free Trade

Jerry Dias | Posted 11.03.2016 | Canada Politics
Jerry Dias

During the last federal election, the Liberals promised more free votes in the House so MPs could more effectively represent their constituents. The TPP is an issue that demands our representation. It will affect every Canadian, but will have specific and diverse impacts on different parts of the country.

Freeland Still Cautious About CETA After Apparent Breakthrough

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2016 | Canada Business

An agreement was struck between Belgium and its holdout region of Wallonia.

Trudeau's Delegation Cancels Europe Trip As CETA Stays In Limbo

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.26.2016 | Canada Business

The 28-nation EU can only sign the agreement if it has unanimity among its 28 member states.

There's Still Hope For Canada-EU Trade Deal: Freeland

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.24.2016 | Canada Business

"Canada's job is done," said the minister.

EU Nations Fail To Ratify Canada Trade Deal, But 'Hang In There'

CP | Raf Casert, The Associated Press | Posted 10.18.2016 | Canada Business

Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland remains "cautiously optimistic" about the deal.

Canada-EU Trade Deal In Peril After Belgian Region's Rejection

CP | Raf Casert, The Associated Press | Posted 10.14.2016 | Canada Business

Opponents fear deal will worsen standards for food, work and industry.

Canada-EU Free Trade Deal Takes A Big Step Closer To Reality

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.13.2016 | Canada Business

German court rejects challenge to EU-Canada free trade pact.

German Court To Rule On Canada's Trade Deal With Europe

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.12.2016 | Canada Business

Thousands of Germans have joined the legal battle against a deal with Canada.

IMF Head Urges Canada, EU To Finally Sign Trade Deal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.13.2016 | Canada Business

The agreement has faced opposition in Europe.

Britain To Push For Canada-EU Trade Deal Despite Brexit: UK Envoy

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.25.2016 | Canada Business

It hasn't left the EU yet, after all.

Canada Launches Trade Talks With Post-Brexit UK: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.18.2016 | Canada Business

But the EU trade deal comes first, trade minister insists.

Brexit Jeopardizes CETA Deal: Ex-Tory Trade Minister

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.08.2016 | Canada Politics

A "fine balance" took years to negotiate.

Canada To Lift More Visa Rules To Help Move Along EU Deal

CBC | Janyce McGregor, CBC News | Posted 07.06.2016 | Canada Politics

The next move toward ratifying Canada's trade deal with the European Union is set for early next week, when Immigration Minister John McCallum is expe...

'Europe Is Complicated,' But CETA Is Still Happening: Trade Minister

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.05.2016 | Canada Business

European Union's ambassador to Canada says the vast majority of the deal will come into force early next year.

Greenpeace Leak Brings Transatlantic Trade Deal To Brink Of Collapse

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.03.2016 | Canada Business

But a top negotiator says Greenpeace appears to be "misleading at best and flat out wrong at worst."

Dispute Could Spur EU To Demand Visas For Canadian Travellers

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.09.2017 | Canada Politics

A deadline is fast approaching.

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 02.19.2017 | Canada Politics

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

Why We Need to Talk About Copyright Extension and the TTP

Michael Geist | Posted 07.31.2016 | Canada Politics
Michael Geist

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations have attracted considerable attention in Canada in recent weeks as the political consequences of dismantling agricultural protections loom large with a national elections scheduled for the fall.

CIBC: Free Trade Deals Becoming ‘Bureaucratic Nightmare'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.20.2015 | Canada Business

“Something is not working” with the free trade deals Canada has signed onto, CIBC World Markets says in a new report — but don’t expect the us...