EU, Canada sign free trade deal but battle not over

BRUSSELS, Oct 30 (Reuters) – The European Union and Canada signed a free trade agreement on Sunday that aims to generate jobs and growth though it must still clear some 40 national and regional parliaments in Europe in the coming years to enter fully into force. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau signed the treaty along […] Read more

Belgian region set to block EU-Canada free trade deal

BRUSSELS, Oct 11 (Reuters) – A region of Belgium is set to block a planned EU-Canada free trade agreement, which could undermine the European Union’s entire trade policy and dim Britain’s hopes of a speedy deal once it leaves the bloc. EU trade ministers will vote in a week on the Comprehensive Economic and Trade […] Read more