CETA investment reforms come up short

New regulations apply the same flawed and biased investor protection rules that exist under the current ISDS regime

CETA investment reforms come up short//  CETA  CETA [popup url="http://marketplace.troymedia.com/2016/03/ceta-investment-reforms-come-short/" height="800" width="800" scrollbars="1"]Download[/popup] this column on [popup url="https://www.troymedia.com/tag/ceta/" height="800" width="600" scrollbars="1"]CETA[/popup] and [popup url="https://www.troymedia.com/tag/free-trade/" height="800" width="600" scrollbars="1"]trade[/popup] [popup url="http://marketplace.troymedia.com/terms-and-conditions-of-use/" height="800" width="600" scrollbars="1"]Terms and conditions of use[/popup] OTTAWA, Ont. March 3, 2016/ Troy Media/ - International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland has announced that Canada and the European Union had finished the “legal…

ISDS a potential ICBM on sovereignty

International trade deals could turn nations into branch offices

ISDS a potential ICBM on sovereignty//  isds  isds [popup url="http://marketplace.troymedia.com/2016/01/isds-a-potential-icbm-on-sovereignty/" height="800" width="800" scrollbars="0"]Download[/popup] this column on ISDS and [popup url="https://www.troymedia.com/tag/ceta/" height="600" width="600" scrollbars="0"]CETA[/popup] and [popup url="https://www.troymedia.com/tag/tpp/" height="600" width="600" scrollbars="0"]TPP[/popup] [popup url="http://marketplace.troymedia.com/terms-and-conditions-of-use/" height="600" width="600" scrollbars="0"]Terms and conditions of use[/popup] RED DEER OUT RED DEER, Alta. Jan. 24, 2016/ Troy Media/ - In today's global economy, you no longer need nuclear weapons to destroy or…

Canada a world leader in surrendering its sovereignty

Harper’s "free trade" legacy one of special privileges for foreign-owned companies

Canada a world leader in surrendering its sovereigntyDownload this column on free trade with Canada for your publication or website. FREE Terms and Conditions of use TORONTO, ON Jun 29, 2015/ Troy Media/ - What do the European Parliament and the U.S. Congress have in common? They both have done more to protect Canada’s sovereignty than our House of Commons. Since winning…

Why CETA and TPP are so controversial

Both of them are being negotiated in secret and have the potential to change the rights of Canadians

Why CETA and TPP are so controversialEDMONTON, AB, Jul 8, 2014/ Troy Media/ - Canadians can be excused for not being able to name the 10 or so countries that we have free trade agreements with. Other than the U.S. most are with niche trading partners such as Panama or Honduras and free trade has had no significant impact on inward…

Hints of deep discord in Canada-EU talks

February 4, 2010 By Robert Gallagher European Editor at Large Troy Media BRUSSELS, Feb. 4, 2010/ Troy Media/ -  It's the ultimate bait and switch. Just when we were all licking our chops over the vaunted improvements in commerce of things physical - manufactured and agricultural goods, public works, workforce mobility - the Comprehensive Economic…

Canada-EU free trade talks will be long and bumpy

February 2, 2010 By Einar Du Rietz Contributor Troy Media BRUSSELS, Feb. 2, 2010/ Troy Media/ -- While negotiations towards a solid free-trade agreement between Canada and the European Union are underway, it looks like it's going to be a long process. The goals in pursuit of a "Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)," which…