The European Union and Canada signed a free trade agreement on Sunday that aims to generate jobs and growth though it must still clear some 40 national and regional parliaments in Europe in the coming years to enter fully into force. Read full article
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.....it must still clear some 40 national and regional parliaments in Europe...Nov 02nd, 2016 - 02:48 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
-- Read: The measure is expected to be fully approved by all European legislatures in May of 2048, 30 years after the dissolution of the EU.
but has to clear 40 European parliaments,Nov 02nd, 2016 - 07:57 pm - Link - Report abuse +2
They could have at least named these 40 parliaments,
Anyone 40 ??
Didn't realize EU was part of Mercosur.Nov 02nd, 2016 - 11:45 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
Canada should have used E Massot as a Consultant and Negotiator
Supporters say CETA will increase Canadian-EU trade by 20% and boost the EU economy by 12 billion Euros a year and Canada's by US$9 billion. For Canada the deal is important to reduce its reliance on the neighboring United States as an export market.Nov 03rd, 2016 - 09:39 am - Link - Report abuse +1
So there is not more trade, simply with different people.
Diversity in trading partners is very importantNov 03rd, 2016 - 12:48 pm - Link - Report abuse +1