Dangerous Regulatory Duet

The ongoing EU-US trade negotiations, TTIP, seek to bring rules on both sides of the Atlantic together by means of so-called regulatory cooperation. Corporate Europe Observatory and LobbyControl released the report “Dangerous Regulatory Duet”.

The TTIP and Our Daily Food

As the sun began to set on the first day of Cheese, a crowd gathered in one of Bra’s main squares for a conference on a trade agreement between the EU and the US. Known as the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), if approved the agreement would create the world’s largest free trade zone.

Divided EU Parliament postpones vote on TTIP

The European Parliament failed on Tuesday (9 June) to agree a unified stance on a proposed trade deal with the United States, postponing a vote that was meant to cement its support for the biggest accord of its kind.