When Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited US President Barack Obama to attend his country’s Republic Day ceremonies earlier this year, it signaled an important change in relations between the world’s two biggest democracies. 923 more words
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Does AGOA’s “third country fabric” provision discourage the development of Africa’s local textile industry?
Our highly protectionist supply management system is seemingly under threat by the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) talks.
Supply management in Canada is currently supported by a quota system, a price-fixing mechanism, and high tariffs on imports. 598 more words
EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) Set Up to 7-year Tariff Phase-out Period for Textiles and Apparel
EU and Vietnam announced on August 4th that they have agreed in principle on a comprehensive and ambitious trade and investment agreement (EVFTA).
According to the… 249 more words
As Canada tries to figure out what to do with its dairy quota regime, Europe has just ended theirs. Introduced in 1984, European Union milk quotas were lifted on March 31, creating expansion opportunities for some dairy farmers while potentially menacing the livelihood of many other smaller and more vulnerable producers. 585 more words