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Spain supports EU/Mercosur trade accord on a “region to region” basis respecting WTO rules

Thursday, May 17th 2012 - 21:24 UTC
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Spain’s Foreign Affairs minister Jose Garcia Margallo said that Madrid supports negotiations for a free trade agreement between Mercosur and the European Union on a “region to region” basis, back stepping from his proposal last April to exclude Argentina following the seizure of YPF from Repsol. Read full article


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  • briton

    You are two faced and hypercrit,

    You complain abt rules and reg, when it suits you,

    But when it comes to Gibraltar, you are just like Argentina,
    Go on and on and on, like a bloody washing machine,

    Soddy offy


    May 17th, 2012 - 09:34 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • MistyThink

    Region to Region is a dangerous step could couse up to any countries preference into Basque/Catalan regions instead of Madrid. IIIII

    May 17th, 2012 - 09:38 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • DanyBerger

    “When the seizure Spain proposed continuing EU/Mercosur free trade negotiations without Argentina but the idea had weak support in the EU and even was discarded by Brussels spokespersons.”

    “The day before the Spanish official arrived in Brazil, Patriota publicly stated it was “inconceivable” an EU/Mercosur agreement leaving Argentina out.”

    “The Spanish economy begins a growth cycle that will enable us to continue investing overseas and Brazil is a favourite place for Spanish investments” This is really good

    Garcia-Margallo= Gallego joke

    Ha ha

    May 17th, 2012 - 11:52 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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