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Week 23 in pdf

Dear subscribers, please find here your weekly pdf round-up.  The headlines: Hard Brexit’ option in question after UK election ‘Trio’ programme on trade: FTAs down in priority list OECD meeting fails to overcome rift with United States on trade Comment: What’s all that noise about TTIP? Member states initiate talks with …

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In depth: Mixed exclusivity – The ECJ Opinion on EU Singapore trade agreement

In this Borderlex ‘In Depth’ report, Nikos Lavranos explains in detail the key conclusions of Opinion 2/15 of the CJEU on the status of the 2014 EU Singapore Free Trade Agreement under the EU’s division of competences under EU law released on 16 May 2017. Nikos Lavranos is Guest Professor …

Internal EU politics

In brief: MEPs from centre-left in revolt against Harnessing Globalisation

MEPs from the centre-left group S&D in the European Parliament are about to release a declaration in response to the Commission’s recently released Harnessing Globalisation report.   Whereas the Commission paper report has been welcomed in most trade circles, left and right of the political spectrum, a group of trade-sceptic MEPs …