A significant player in the 13-month effort to negotiate a replacement for the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Meeting comes amid criticism the world’s wealthiest countries are not doing enough to combat the virus or its economic impact globally.
Level of integration between the two countries is keeping the border open.
Must be concluded by the end of this year, or Prime Minister Johnson threatens to walk.
C.D. Howe Institute said all three countries will be worse off under the new agreement, government says it amounts to a 0.25% gain in GDP.
Analysts warn the longer that disruption lasts, the more damage will spread to wider industries and other economies.
US president not in a hurry for a trade deal as tensions rise following steel and aluminum tariffs on India exports.
Conservatives wanted to extend committees’ study of the agreement into March.
Rejection by the Dutch parliament would throw into doubt the future of the CETA pact.
The agreement is expected to become the law of the land about three months after Canada passes its implementation bill
Canadian products still account for less than 1% of what Africa imports.
Needs to complete a deal with the EU first and foremost, but a deal with Canada should be its second priority.
Environmental Protection Agency began to count factory farms during the Obama administration but retreated when industry groups sued
Canada is up against Norway and Ireland for two spots on the council in a vote that will take place in June
Main concern is winning the release of Kovrig and Spavor who are believed to be detained in retaliation for the arrest of Meng Wanzhou.