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Week in Brussels: Corporate sustainability due diligence, EU-Canada, MC13

The European Parliament held a plenary session in Strasbourg this week, during which it approved the EU-Angola Sustainable Investment Facilitation Agreement, adopted its position ahead of the 13th WTO ministerial conference, and held a debate on imports of solar panels from China. There was drama on the corporate sustainability due …

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Week in Brussels: EP Plenary special – CETA, India, Tajikistan, Chinese influence, ports, e-bikes

Whilst world leaders and business executives were busy networking in Davos, the European Parliament this week held a packed plenary session in Strasbourg. Parliamentarians adopted a number of reports on the EU’s trade relations with Canada, India, and Central Asia, with a focus on Tajikistan’s application to join the GSP+ …

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Week in Brussels: US tariffs, Kenya, Chile, Indonesia

During yesterday’s summit in Brussels EU leaders agreed to launch EU accession negotiations with Ukraine and Moldova. Earlier this week the EU institutions also reached a deal on new legislation obliging companies to undertake due diligence measures across their supply chains. For the rest of this week’s EU trade news, …