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A week in Brussels
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A week in Brussels

Welcome to a new weekly column ‘A week in Brussels’ with the highlights of the trade week in Brussels. I hope you enjoy it!   The trade week in Brussels ends with an understated Eastern Partnership summit. It brings together of a group of disparate countries traumatised by the Ukraine crisis …

Week ahead in EU trade: TDI new method and modernisation, fisheries subsidies
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Week ahead in EU trade: TDI new method and modernisation, fisheries subsidies

All eyes will be on the European Parliament this week, when the assembly votes on dumping measures designed to protect EU jobs and industry. The Parliament’s trade committee approved the compromise agreement with the Council and the European Commission last month, and the legislation could enter into force this year …

EU and ACP reaffirm commitment to WTO ahead of Buenos Aires ministerial meeting
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EU and ACP reaffirm commitment to WTO ahead of Buenos Aires ministerial meeting

Leaders of the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific countries group gathered in Brussels on Friday (20 October 2017) in a ministerial meeting with the European Union attended by the World Trade Organization’s chief, Roberto Azevêdo, and Argentina’s representative for the WTO’s upcoming 11th ministerial conference, Susana Malcorra.   The gathering comes …