Tpp Canada

Investor Protection Is The Most Insidious Part Of The TPP

Jerry Dias | Posted 05.18.2016 | Canada Business
Jerry Dias

It is the Investor State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) system that would give corporations the right to sue governments for passing laws that hurt their ability to earn a profit -- even if those laws are in the public interest. Think about that. A government gets elected to pass the laws that its citizens want -- and then gets sued under an international trade agreement for doing exactly what it was elected to do. Think that won't happen? It already has.

Government Memo Suggests TPP Would Be Bad For Canada

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2016 | Canada Business

Canada will be competing with many more countries for the U.S. market.

Shopify CEO Criticizes TPP, Liberals' Stock Option Tax

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2016 | Canada Business

Tobias Lutke says Liberas' plan to tax stock options will harm innovation and startup firms.

Japan Says It Wasn't Excluding Canada From TPP Side Talks

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.12.2016 | Canada Business

The Japanese officials say they were surprised to learn that they had negotiated a deal with only the United States.

Ford Canada CEO: TPP 'Will Have No Positive Outcome' For Industry

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2016 | Canada Business

Dianne Craig says the TPP will harm Canada's auto industry.

No Opinion? Where Canadians Stand On The TPP Trade Deal

CBC | Posted 02.04.2016 | Canada Business

Forty-nine per cent of Canadians have no opinion on the TPP.

Canada, Mexico Resent U.S.'s 'Unaccaptable' TPP Side Deal

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.28.2016 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — North America's three foreign ministers will be all smiles when they meet Friday to discuss the upcoming Canadian-hosted leaders' summit, b...

Canada Will Sign TPP Deal

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2016 | Canada Business

The former Conservative government announced an agreement-in-principle on the pact in October during the federal election campaign.

TPP Will Cost Canada 58,000 Jobs, Increase Inequality: Study

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.22.2016 | Canada Business

The U.S. would see the largest negative impact from the TPP.

Not Possible To Renegotiate The TPP, Freeland Says

CP Business | Ross Marowits | Posted 01.14.2016 | Canada Business

The Trudeau government hasn't said if it will attend the TPP signing ceremony next month.

$4.3B TPP Payment For Dairy Industry Under Review: Freeland

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2015 | Canada Business

"I am not going to make commitments for my fellow ministers."

TPP's Intellectual Property Rules Would Hurt Entrepreneurs: Balsillie

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.11.2015 | Canada Business

The new Liberal government has yet to say whether it will support TPP in its current form.

Canadian Dairy Could Face Bigger Hit From TPP Than Previously Thought

CP | Julien Arsenault, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL — Canada's dairy industry could face a bigger hit from the Trans-Pacific Partnership than previously thought, says an agricultural expert w...

Canada Signed Dozens Of Free-Trade Side Deals, TPP Docs Show

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — Canada has signed almost two dozen side letters with its trading partners in the Trans-Pacific Partnership, including an agreement with the...

Canadians Won't See Text Of TPP Trade Deal Before Election, After All

CBC | Posted 10.14.2015 | Canada Business

Canadians won't be able to see the text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal before they vote. Government officials told CBC News on Wednesd...

TPP, Niqab Debate May Hit These Voters Differently

CP | Stephanie Levitz | Posted 10.11.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — When you get west of the Rockies, the saying goes about Canadian politics, things are different. In British Columbia, that's proving tru...

TPP Will Come With Many Side Deals

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.09.2015 | Canada Business

On Thursday, Trade Minister Ed Fast promised to release a provisional copy of the agreement in the next few days.

Canada Caved In TPP Talks, Agreed To Website Blocking: Geist

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.09.2015 | Canada Business

Canada has agreed to tough new rules surrounding internet piracy under the recently announced Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, and will also...

Tories Pledge $1B For Auto Sector In Light Of TPP

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2015 | Canada Politics

The party says the aid program for developing products would take effect in 2017-18

TPP Could Devastate Industry, Says Auto-Worker

CBC | Posted 10.05.2015 | Canada Business

"We were having trouble with the three-country (NAFTA) agreement and now I understand it's 12 countries and that means job losses for us."

New Zealand Already Wants New Talks On TPP Dairy Chapter

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.05.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — Canadian officials have slammed the door on a suggestion by New Zealand that it might push for greater access for its dairy products as th...

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...

10 Key Questions About TPP Deal

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.05.2015 | Canada Business

So can we see the full text?

TPP Deal Reached

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.06.2015 | Canada Business

Negotiators from 12 countries have come to an agreement on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a trade deal that will cover 40 per cent of the world's econ...

Here's How TPP Could Affect Canada's Auto, Dairy Sectors

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.04.2015 | Canada Business

Key information on key sectors.