Includes cultural exemption that specifically includes web content.
Both signalled restraint about signing on to a new agreement; more discussion needed.
Canada wants updated agreement to contain progressive chapters on the environment, workers’ and women’s rights.
Pacific Rim trade pact could help bring the outdated 23-year-old NAFTA up to the standards of modern era trade agreements.
CEO Don Walker says any border adjustment tax would be negative for the industry.
Market opening measures required by the trade pact are seen as a way for Abe to push through difficult reforms.
Japanese PM says trade deal is “meaningless” without US, adding renegotiations would “disturb fundamental balance of benefits.”
Brian Mulroney blames hostility in US congress.
Looking to make further progress at a two-day summit of EU leaders that starts Oct. 20.
Official says thorough preparation needed to ensure Vietnam’s success in participating in the deal.
Country would face estimated GDP losses of $5.3 billion over the same time period if it doesn’t ratify the deal.
Zika research, appointment of a Supreme Court justice, and the TPP trade deal highlight high-profile issues.
Federal panel says exports would increase, but imports would rise more.
Memo warned the agreement would swing open the doors to America.
Dianne Craig also wants the government to subsidies designed to attract more global investment in Canada.