Canada Trans Pacific Partnership

Harper's Free Trade Agenda May Just Be A Bit Too Ambitious

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.29.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Harper government's vaunted free trade agenda is either a roaring success or hopelessly stalled — and given that government officials a...

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.

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...

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...

Daniel Tencer

Asia Trade Deal Would ‘Criminalize Some Everyday Uses Of The Internet’

HuffingtonPost.com | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.30.2012 | Canada Business

Canadians would see Internet freedoms curtailed under the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) currently being negotiated among a dozen Pacific Rim countri...