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News Government Manufacturing General
February 2, 2018  

Details trickle out about cultural exemptions in Pacific Rim trade deal

Includes cultural exemption that specifically includes web content.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 13, 2017  

How Canada turned to Mexico to fend off TPP pressure from Japan, Australia

Both signalled restraint about signing on to a new agreement; more discussion needed.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 8, 2017  

Canadian government won’t be rushed into signing TPP, Trudeau insists

Canada wants updated agreement to contain progressive chapters on the environment, workers’ and women’s rights.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
May 29, 2017  

Can the TPP offer a quick fix for NAFTA?

Pacific Rim trade pact could help bring the outdated 23-year-old NAFTA up to the standards of modern era trade agreements.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
February 27, 2017  

Magna raises concerns about protectionist trade measures

CEO Don Walker says any border adjustment tax would be negative for the industry.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Operations Production
December 9, 2016  

Japan ratifies TPP despite Trump’s plan to pull US out

Market opening measures required by the trade pact are seen as a way for Abe to push through difficult reforms.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
November 22, 2016  

US to withdraw from TPP, Trump says in policy plans for first 100 days in office [VIDEO]

Japanese PM says trade deal is “meaningless” without US, adding renegotiations would “disturb fundamental balance of benefits.”

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
October 26, 2016  

Former PM says Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal doomed

Brian Mulroney blames hostility in US congress.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 18, 2016  

Belgium still holding up EU approval of Canada trade deal

Looking to make further progress at a two-day summit of EU leaders that starts Oct. 20.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 18, 2016  

Ratification of TPP not on Vietnam assembly’s agenda

Official says thorough preparation needed to ensure Vietnam’s success in participating in the deal.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Operations Production
September 12, 2016  

TPP would give $4.3B boost to economy, federal study says

Country would face estimated GDP losses of $5.3 billion over the same time period if it doesn’t ratify the deal.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
September 6, 2016  

Canada pushes for border bill as US lawmakers return to work

Zika research, appointment of a Supreme Court justice, and the TPP trade deal highlight high-profile issues.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
May 19, 2016  

Pacific trade pact would deliver modest gains to US

Federal panel says exports would increase, but imports would rise more.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
April 8, 2016  

TPP would ‘dilute’ Canadian position in US market

Memo warned the agreement would swing open the doors to America.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Operations Production
February 12, 2016  

Ford Canada CEO to raise concerns over TPP

Dianne Craig also wants the government to subsidies designed to attract more global investment in Canada.