Friday, November 21, 2014

EU seeks fresh start for TTIP negotiation

The European Union(EU) Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom said on Friday they seek a fresh start for negotiation on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).

After the trade ministers from 28 member states discussion,Malmstrom highlighted the transparency should be improved during the TTIP talks,saying such topic took much time during the council's meeting.

In a statement issued during the meeting,the council underlines the importance of maintaining the positive efforts undertaken so far and the need to approach the US side to discuss meaningful possibilities to improve transparency, including the access to all negotiating documents in order to let Member States develop constructive discussions with civil society.

Source:Xinhua  -




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  1. High Representative/Vice-President Mogherini attends FAC Trade ...

    High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini today – for the first time in her new role and as the first High Representative – attended the Foreign Affairs Council in trade formation in line with her commitment to be fully engaged in the coordination of all EU policies that have an impact on external action.

    Part of her engagement includes direct interaction also with the EU ministers in charge of trade as well as with the Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstroem. Commissioner Malmstroem is also a member of the External Action group of Commissioners which HRVP chairs.

    "The EU trade policy is a strategic and powerful foreign policy tool, and we need to work together to develop a strong coherence of the EU policies", stressed Mogherini. HRVP discussed a number of EU priorities with the ministers, including the ongoing negotiations on the TTIP agreement.


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