CETA

CETA trade deal approved in European Parliament

CETA trade deal approved in European Parliament

The European Parliament has passed the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between the EU and Canada. Following a vote in...

February 15, 2017

CETA trade deal receives backing of EU Trade Committee

CETA trade deal receives backing of EU Trade Committee

The European Parliament’s International Trade Committee today backed the EU- Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA). The draft recommendation...

January 24, 2017

Canada’s dairy farmers to get over €230m to compensate for CETA

Canada’s dairy farmers to get over €230m to compensate for CETA

The Canadian government has announced an investment of $350m (€238m) for two new programmes to support the competitiveness of the country’s...

November 13, 2016

EU and Canada sign CETA trade agreement

EU and Canada sign CETA trade agreement

The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) was signed over the weekend in Brussels by the EU and Canada. CETA...

November 1, 2016

EU-Canada summit cancelled as CETA negotiations continue

EU-Canada summit cancelled as CETA negotiations continue

Today’s planned EU-Canada summit has been cancelled as talks in Belgium last night failed to see the country reach agreement...

October 27, 2016

Signing of CETA hits a stumbling block in the form of Belgium

Signing of CETA hits a stumbling block in the form of Belgium

The Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel has announced that Belgium is “not in a position to sign CETA“, meaning that...

October 24, 2016

Major blow for EU-Canada trade deal

Major blow for EU-Canada trade deal

The proposed EU-Canada trade deal or CETA has been dealt a major blow following a meeting of  the Canadian Trade...

October 21, 2016

EU-Canada trade deal should be signed – Meat processors

EU-Canada trade deal should be signed – Meat processors

Ireland’s meat processors have come out in support of the trade deal between the EU and Canada, CETA, and believe...

October 18, 2016

Mixed reaction to EU-Canada trade deal in Brussels

Mixed reaction to EU-Canada trade deal in Brussels

The proposed EU-Canada trade deal or CETA came up for discussion in Brussels this week, where it was met with...

October 16, 2016