Sara Giordano

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The Strategic implications of TAFTA/TTIP: Will it Engage or Contain China?

China

May 1, 2018<br>12:02 AM<p>Almost 50 questions were recently submitted to Trump’s lawyers, and later obtained by the Times.<p>Apr 30, 2018<br>11:44 PM<p>Cardinal George Pell, one of the Vatican’s most senior officials, will be tried on multiple charges of “historical sexual offenses,” a judge ruled Tuesday.<p>Apr 30, …

Mike Pence

TAFTA | TTIP in the Light of the Modern Digital Age and its Significance for the Future of the ICT Industry

<i>Abstract: The negotiations for the TAFTA I TTIP agreement encompass a broad spectrum of issues. Because of the far-reaching importance of ICT topics,</i> …

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership as a New Strategy to Marginalize Emerging Powers: A Divided Free Trade Order in the Making?

<i>Abstract: The global financial crisis abruptly ended the golden age of neoliberal globalization (1990s-2008) for both the European Union (EU) and the</i> …

Globalization

Exclusive: EU ready to lift duties on most U.S. goods for trade pact | Reuters

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union will offer to lift tariffs on nearly all goods imported from the United States as part of negotiations towards the world’s largest free-trade deal, people familiar with the proposal have told Reuters.<p>European Union chief negotiator Ignacio Garcia Bercero …

Toward a Transatlantic Energy Alliance? Liberalization of Energy Trade in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

<i>Co-authored by Jesper Packert Pedersen, fellow with the German Marshall Fund</i><p>Negotiations over a transatlantic free trade agreement have kicked into gear as US and EU negotiators met for the third time in December and began in earnest to flesh out the details of what has recently been referred to as …

Economics

EU-US trade and investment talks: Why they matter

The gains on offer from the current round of negotiations between the US and the EU under the banner of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment …

Economic Development

What are the Benefits of the TTIP? | America's Trade Policy

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a highly anticipated free trade agreement (FTA) between the United States and the …

Economics

Russell 2000 on pace for best monthly return, up nearly 6%, since September

May 19, 2018<br>5:04 PM<p>The Yugoslavia successor state known for diplomatic purposes as the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia looks to be on the verge of another new but only slightly less polysyllabic, in English, name: Republic of Ilindenska Macedonia.<p>May 19, 2018<br>4:05 PM<p>Starbucks Corp. said …

Donald Trump

Top Democrat puts Obama trade deals in doubt

President Barack Obama’s push to strike trade deals with the European Union and 11 Pacific Rim nations was put in jeopardy after the top Democrat in …

IWG surges 21% on takeover talks with 3 rival suitors

May 14, 2018<br>4:08 AM<p>Germany’s financial regulator BaFin is reviewing whether to fine Li Shufu, the chairman of China’s Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co., for failing to disclose transactions in building up a nearly 10% stake in German car maker Daimler AG (DAI.XE) in time.<p>May 14, 2018<br>4:07 …

FDA

Russell 2000 on pace for best monthly return, up nearly 6%, since September

May 19, 2018<br>9:26 AM<p>The British-American pair are now officially known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, and the duchess will take her place among senior members of the royal family.<p>May 19, 2018<br>8:12 AM<p>The Most Rev. Bishop Michael Curry: Born in Chicago. Raised in Buffalo, N.Y. Electifying at …

Stock Markets

EU Trade Commissioner on EU-U.S. Trade Deals

World Economic Forum

Will US-EU Trade Become Too Free?

Opposition to the planned new trans-Atlantic free trade agreement is growing. So far, criticism has focused on the fact that the deal seems directed …

World Economy

Brussels wants finance rules back in US trade pact

The EU is seeking to include financial regulation in a sweeping trade pact with the US, arguing that leaving it out of any deal would represent a …

Trade’s triple chance

It is fitting that 2014 should be a banner year for global trade. It marks the 20th anniversary of the end of the Uruguay round of multilateral …

EU Temporarily Suspends Investment Part of US Trade Talks | International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development

In a surprise announcement on Tuesday, the European Commission confirmed that it has put the investment component of its trade negotiations with the …

Economy

Will the United States Pursue Trade Agreements in 2014 to Address Our Huge and Persistent Trade Deficit?

As 2014 begins, the United States is involved in a variety of trade negotiations to try to liberalize trade in various sectors, with various …

Globalization

Will TTIP Harm the Global Trading System?

MUNICH: The United States and the European Union are about to start the third round of negotiations for a Transatlantic Trade and Investment …

Campbell Soup shares slide 12% in early trade

May 18, 2018<br>11:08 AM<p>A pair of New Jersey Transit buses have collided while exiting the Lincoln Tunnel late-morning Friday, injuring at least 32 people, according to reports. ABC News said that the accident occurred inside the tunnel on the city’s west side near Dyer Avenue and West 40th St., citing …

Stock Markets

Is 2014 the Transatlantic Trade Deal's 'Make-or-Break' Year?

Arguably the most important economic development last year was the announcement of a new push toward a trade deal between the United States and the EU. Almost a year after President Barack Obama presented the initiative in his February 2013 State of the Union speech, negotiations over the …

Economy