Global growth and development have been predicted to be one of the casualties of a Trump presidency hostile to free trade.
Brussels (AFP) – Talks on a vast free-trade deal between the EU and US are likely to be “frozen” for years after the stunning election victory of Donald Trump, the EU said on…
China hopes to turn the US election upset to its advantage by seeking support for a Beijing-led Asia-Pacific free trade deal to replace TPP.
After Trump's election victory Mexico says the North American Free Trade Agreement can be discussed by not renegotiated.
President Obama's moves to normalise relations with Cuba are bearing little fruit, with both sides blaming the other.
Ahead of Justin Trudeau's arrival, anti-CETA demonstrators managed to push their way into a restricted area of the European Council.
It had been blocked by Belgium's regional parliament in Wallonia, effectively meaning it could not be signed by the national government, nor by the EU as a whole.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a daily roundup of stories making headlines in Europe’s de facto political capital.
The signing ceremony for the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement or CETA had been called off after the French-speaking region of Wallonia vetoed the deal.
He was supposed to be in Europe on Thursday for the signing of a landmark free trade deal with the EU.
Brussels still believes a landmark trade deal between the EU and Canada - blocked by Belgium's French-speaking Wallonia region - can succeed.
An EU-Canada free trade deal has been left hanging in the balance after talks between Canada and the regional government in Wallonia broke down.
Paul Magnette leads the regional government in Wallonia, the French-speaking region of Belgium, where the parliament has refused to provide its backing for the federal government’s move to approve the
The EU is stepping up the pressure on Belgium’s French-speaking region of Wallonia after its government refused to back a free trade deal with Canada.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
Hopes and fears over CETA, May continues her European tour but there is trouble back home and a worldwide protest about Ukraine makes its mark in Europe.
The region of southern Belgium could block the accord, which requires unanimous support from member states before it can be written into EU law.
Germany’s Constitutional Court gave the green light on Thursday for the government to approve an ambitious trade accord between the European Union and Canada under certain conditions, boosting its cha
Thousands of protesters have marched through Brussels to demonstrate against two planned free trade deals.
The balance sheet from the latest G20 meeting, President Barack Obama’s last, appears to be a thin one.
Talks over the so-called Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership – or TTIP – between Europe and the US have essentially failed, but ‘nobody is really admitting it’‘, Germany’s economy minister
The European Union’s free trade agreement with Canada has been put on a slow track for approval requiring ratification by the bloc’s national parliaments.