Leaked documents have exposed the EU – US TTIP trade deal is no more than a US attempt to gain access to European markets on their own terms. The documents, leaked to Greenpeace, show that TTIP is nothing more than a US Corporate grab to take control of European markets and obliterate EU regulations covering GM food, chemical safety, and environmental protection. Molly Scott Cato, a longstanding … Continue reading The only way to defeat TTIP is from within the EU.
Business secretary refuses to disclose advice that could show how private health firms might sue government under US-Europe trade deal Source: Anger as government blocks TTIP legal documents relating to health service | Business | The Guardian The Guardian 26th January 2016 Can you really trust these people in Westminster? The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, known as TTIP, is a US-EU trade deal currently … Continue reading Government blocks TTIP legal documents relating to health service | Business | The Guardian – Can you trust Westminster?
The completion of a Pacific trade deal, with far-reaching consequences for rules and standards, must act as a warning for Europe on trade liberalisation, says the Green Party. The Trans-Pacific Partnership resembles a similar deal proposed for Europe and the United States, Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), whereby companies will be able to use private courts to sue governments for loss of profits caused … Continue reading Natalie Bennett: This deal is “multinational corporations rigging the system to bolster their profits at our expense”