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In-depth briefings United States & TTIP

Monthly briefing: TTIP regulatory cooperation negotiations – state of play

This brief provides a short and accessible overview of how the proposed ‘regulatory cooperation pillar’ of TTIP is shaping up, more than two years after the transatlantic trade negotiations started. Most discussions on regulatory cooperation in TTIP so far have been of a normative nature (what should be done, democratic …

United States & TTIP

TTIP in the national press

Germany’s influential left-of-centre daily newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung deplores that national MPs are still not allowed to see consolidated texts of TTIP. So far, members of national governments are authorised to view such documents in the premises of local US embassies. After recent talks between Brussels and Washington these documents may …