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EU Ombudsman: Commission should “front-load” TTIP transparency, avoid US veto
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EU Ombudsman: Commission should “front-load” TTIP transparency, avoid US veto

[sh_light_text ]The EU Commission published today a raft of documents on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) currently under negotiation with the United States (US). This move came as the European Ombudsman – or rather ombudswoman – Emily O’Reilly, released her own assessment of Brussels’ transparency moves, calling for more efforts and a structured, proactive approach. …

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In brief: TTIP transparency boost

On 3 December, the EU commission will propose a series of measures to increase the transparency of the current transatlantic trade and investment parthership (TTIP) negotiations to the European parliament.   The type of measures expected to be proposed by the EU commission are based on two pillars: extending access to TTIP texts to all members of the European …

SMEs across world worry about TTIP trade diversion, see chance for trade facilitation
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SMEs across world worry about TTIP trade diversion, see chance for trade facilitation

The results of a survey published yesterday among the members of the the Global Chambers Platform, a grouping of 16 chambers of commerce representing small businesses from across the globe, show wariness about the EU’s ability to deliver trade deals with their countries, as well as about the potential negative spillovers of the transatlantic trade talks …