Trans Pacific Partnership Canada

Tories Keeping Massive Trade Deal From Parliament: NDP

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.29.2013 | Canada Business

The Conservatives are keeping secret the draft text of a sweeping free trade agreement Canada is negotiating with a dozen Pacific Rim countries, despi...

Hey, TPP Lobbyists: The Internet Belongs to All of Us

Awna Besan | Posted 09.30.2013 | Canada Impact
Awna Besan

The negotiators plotting the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) think that by keeping their antics secret, they can trap countries into pushing through a damaging Internet restriction agreement without our approval. What they're forgetting is that the Internet belongs to all of us -- not just 600 unelected lobbyists.

Why Doctors Without Borders Is Upset With Canada

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.15.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada is pushing back against a campaign by activists trying to block what they say are onerous intellectual property rules that would raise...

11 Things Harper Doesn't Want You To Know About Pacific Trade Deal

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.26.2013 | Canada Business

One of the world’s most important trade deals ever is being negotiated between 11 Pacific Rim countries, including Canada. But you might not know it...

Daniel Tencer

Is This Proof Canada Is About To Sell Out On Copyright Law?

HuffingtonPost.com | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.13.2012 | Canada Business

A prominent consumers’ advocate says he’s worried Canada will sell out its new copyright law in favour of tough new restrictions on consumers as p...

Daniel Tencer

Tories Giving Lobbyists Insider Info On Trade Talks: Critics

HuffingtonPost.com | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.30.2012 | Canada Business

The Harper government is creating a secret “consultation group,” likely comprised of lobbyists, who are getting inside information about Canada’...

Canada Joins The Club

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.09.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada has formally joined the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade bloc and will be at the table for the next full round in December.The invitati...

U.S. Lobbyists Want CanCon Gone

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.09.2012 | Canada Business

An intellectual property lobby group is pressuring Canada to give up its Canadian content rules for media as part of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TP...

Canada Leans On Obama For Asia Trade Deal Admission

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.08.2012 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - Canada's absence from talks on a proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement has been dominating bilateral chatter in the U.S. capital w...