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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: GSP drama, Canada, EU-New Zealand deal, Sri Lanka, anti-coercion, Moldova, Switzerland

This week marked the final days of the Swedish presidency of the council before it hands over to Spain on 1 July. On Tuesday the European Commission and Sweden announced – to much fanfare – the council’s agreement to move forward with the signature of the EU-New Zealand trade agreement, …