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I've been thinking about how corporations are suing countries.

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about transnational corporations suing countries. The fancy name for this is Investor State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) and it happens in free trade. 412 more words

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Local MLA Candidates Debate on the Economy and Finance

In the third segment in CHMA’s coverage of the MLA candidates debate, the four candidates vying to represent Memramcook-Tantramar in New Brunswick’s Legislative Assembly respond to questions about the economy and public finances. 168 more words

CETA today, energy partners tomorrow: A chat with Germany's ambassador

Germany’s foreign representatives have gathered in Berlin to discuss the future of Germany’s foreign policy. High on the agenda was Germany’s place in such ongoing global crises as Ukraine and Iraq. 1,102 more words


"Freihandelsabkommen Ceta bestätigt Kritiker"

„Die Schlichter und Anwälte der großen Mehrzahl der Verfahren rekrutieren sich aus den nur rund 20 großen, international agierenden Kanzleien“, berichtet der Politikwissenschaftler Christoph Scherrer von der Uni Kassel. 39 more words


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Taking a page from their United States counterparts, European Union trade negotiators apparently interpret the word “consultation” as a synonym for “ignore.” Fresh evidence for this attitude toward the public was provided thanks to a leak of the final text of the proposed “free trade” agreement between Canada and the EU. 1,241 more words


5 ways trade barriers are harming Canada's economy

For Ontario wine enthusiasts, getting your hands on a French cabernet sauvignon isn’t that difficult. A bottle from British Columbia? Sorry, that’s still an exotic rarity. 573 more words