EU FTAs & bilateral ties

Ukraine, Russia & CIS

Ukraine vows to implement DCFTA on 1 January 2016 – regardless of Russia

Trade commissioner Cecilia Malmström held high-level meetings on Friday 13 November in Kyiv in view of preparations for Ukraine’s implementation of its ‘deep and comprehensive’ free trade agreement with the EU. Ukraine’s track record on trade policy has been mixed since the postponement of the deal’s implementation last year to …

Agriculture CETA TiSA

In the news

Israeli settlement product labelling   The EU has published guidelines for labelling of agricultural goods and cosmetics produced in Israeli settlements. Such measures already exist in individual EU member states. Now they will be applied EU-wide. The move “corresponds to the wish of the Parliament for a while”, Bernd Lange …