Author: Iana Dreyer

“Full stop” to TTIP talks – translation and transcript of Matthias Fekl interview
EU trade policy United States & TTIP

“Full stop” to TTIP talks – translation and transcript of Matthias Fekl interview

After Sigmar Gabriel’s shock statements about the state of the TTIP negotiations, France has weighed in with its Secretary of State’s announcement this morning (30 August 2016) on French television that Paris wants a full halt to the talks. Full details – an nuances – in the full English translation of the interview …

EGA talks see tariff endgame
EGA Energy & Environment

EGA talks see tariff endgame

Environmental Goods Agreement negotiations are starting to see a  ‘landing zone’. The two year old talks among 17 WTO members over a tariff liberalisation deal on products deemed ‘environmental’ can be finalised this year, negotiators hope.   The deal that covers renewable and clean energy products and components, equipment for water or …