Posts Tagged ‘EU’

Boeing Urges Progress Towards Trade Agreements (2010-5-27)

Chief executive of Boeing is urging Congress to pass languishing free trade agreements with Colombia and South Korea.

International Compliance Professional Association Conference in Amsterdam (2010-5-13)

ICPA will be hosting its first European conference in Amsterdam, on June 13-15. Sessions & registration information listed below.

EU, Vietnam to Begin Free Trade Agreement Talks (2010-3-4)

According to ICTSD, the EU and Vietnam announced this week that the two nations will be starting negotiations to enter into a bilateral free trade agreement. Vietnam wishes to increase its exports to help its economy, hit especially hard by the recent economic downturn. Prior to joining the WTO in 2007, Vietnam worked to modernize [...]

EU, Canada Begin Trade Agreement Talks (2009-10-15)

On a roll after getting closer to a trade agreement with South Korea, the EU is now beginning trade agreement talks with Canada. The talks will cover investments and industry sectors excluded from previous agreements, making it potentially the most comprehensive bilateral trade agreement ever reached – wider than the EU-South Korea deal. Talks will [...]

S. Korea Signs Trade Pact with EU, Urges US to Approve Pending Agreement (2009-10-15)

South Korea is a step closer to a free trade agreement with the EU as the European Trade Commissioner, Catherine Ashton, and her Korean counterpart, South Korean Trade Minister Kim Jong Hoon signed a trade pact in Brussels. The trade agreement must now be approved by the 27 member countries of the EU, the European [...]

South Korea-EU Free Trade Agreement (2009-6-16)

According to the Korea Times, South Korea and the EU are getting closer to finalizing a free trade agreement. “Korea and the EU share the view that an early conclusion of the FTA and upgrading the Framework Agreement for Trade and Cooperation, signed by the two sides in 1996, are crucial to developing future-oriented partnership,” [...]