How our 20-year fight for Canada-Europe free trade finally succeeded

  International trade agreements frequently have a rather long genesis. The Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), released last week, is no exception.   In 1994 – twenty years ago – when Prime Minister Jean Chretien was to address the French Senate I made certain, as Canada’s Minister for International Trade, that his Read more about How our 20-year fight for Canada-Europe free trade finally succeeded[…]

India to sign free trade with ASEAN soon: Commerce Secretary Rajeev Kher (03/09/2014)

By PTI | 3 Sep, 2014, 12.48PM IST Signing of the two pacts – FTA in services and investments – were scheduled during the India-ASEAN Economic Ministers meeting in Myanmar last week. But the meeting was postponed as Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman was not able to attend the meet due to domestic compulsions. Read more about India to sign free trade with ASEAN soon: Commerce Secretary Rajeev Kher (03/09/2014)[…]