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Italy says it won't ratify Canada-EU trade deal

Italy will not ratify the European Union’s free trade agreement with Canada, Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio said on Friday, although Canadian officials played down the threat to the accord, which mostly took effect last year. 611 more words

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Italy says it won't ratify CETA, EU's free trade deal with Canada

ROME — Italy will not ratify the European Union’s free trade agreement with Canada, Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio said on Friday, potentially scuppering the EU’s biggest accord in years. 327 more words

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Italy's Di Maio says parliamentary majority will reject EU-Canada trade deal

Italy’s deputy prime minister Luigi Di Maio said Friday that a majority in parliament would reject an EU-Canada free trade deal, thereby threatening to scupper the entire agreement. 235 more words

"A disgrace", CETA passes 315 votes to 36

The SNP, Greens and Plaid Cymru voted against CETA in the Commons this Tuesday, but Labour failed to step up to the mark and instead opted to abstain.  385 more words

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Italy vows to block Canada-Europe trade deal as Liberals cast eyes on ratifying Pacific pact

OTTAWA — Italy has suddenly become the latest battle front in Canada’s trade wars, with the country’s new agriculture minister declaring Thursday that his country will not ratify the Canada-European Union free trade accord, potentially threatening the 28-country deal. 881 more words

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Freeland vows 'real push' to seek NAFTA agreement over summer

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland met with her American counterpart to restart seemingly stalled NAFTA talks on Thursday.

While no new date is set for further meetings, she said both had vowed to work hard at finding an agreement over the next few months. 690 more words

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URGENT ACTION - 3 days to stop CETA

This has just come through from Global Justice Now.  Please take the action.

We’ve just heard that on Monday, a motion supporting the EU-Canada trade deal, CETA, will be put before parliament. 577 more words
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