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SME network says FTAs and standard harmonisation key to boost international trade

Eurochambres, a leading EU-wide network of business and SME organizations has released an annual survey on the business confidence of its members it participated in as part of the Global Chamber Platform : trade policy features highly on the priority list of the network’s members.   Asked what measures they would favour to counter “trade restrictive …

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EU Japan FTA: Japanese music industry seeks more copyright protections

The Japan Council of Performers Rights and Performing Arts Organizations and the Recording Industry Association of Japan are lobbying for increased copyright protection in the EU Japan free trade agreement currently under negotiation.   Trade Commissioner Malmström is trying to placate them. In a letter to the organizations early October (7 …