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Canada signs Trans-Pacific Partnership deal in New Zealand

International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland has signed the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal in a ceremony in New Zealand. Signing the free trade agreement is in Canada’s interest even if the Liberal government doesn’t ratify the deal in the end, Freeland said. Speaking »

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Canada will sign TPP deal next week: Trade Minister

Ottawa will sign the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal at a meeting next week in New Zealand, Canada’s International Trade Minister confirmed Monday. But in an open letter posted on her department’s website Chrystia Freeland wrote that signing the treaty with »

Economy, International, Politics

Chrystia Freeland’s TPP tightrope act

Canada’s International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland has quite a balancing act on her delicate hands when it comes to the Trans-Pacific Partnership. On the one hand, the former top-notch journalist, turned politician, has to balance the fact that the trade »