TPPA Headlines

Questions and Answers – October 30

Press Release – Office of the Clerk

EconomyInterest Rates and Inflation 1. ALASTAIR SCOTT (NationalWairarapa) to the Minister of Finance : What reports has he received on the economy, particularly on the direction of interest rates and inflation? Read more »

Questions For Oral Answer October 30

Press Release – Office of the Clerk

1. ALASTAIR SCOTT to the Minister of Finance: What reports has he received on the economy, particularly on the direction of interest rates and inflation? Read more »

Trade Deal Threatens Farmers and Food Businesses

Press Release – GE Free NZ

The secret Trans Pacific Partnership negotiations are a direct threat to food businesses and farmers, and a moratorium on the release of GE crops must be enshrined in law before the TPP is signed. Read more »

TPPA causing concern

Press Release – Joint Press Release

Concern over the secretive Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) negotiations is being expressed in two public meetings over the next week; one at a presentation on 5th November by former councillor Robin Gwynn to the Napier City Council, the … Read more »

Kiwis to fight back against TPPA ‘corporate trap’

Press Release – It’s Our Future

New Zealanders in at least sixteen different locations around the country are organising for an International Day of Action against the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) on 8 November, co-ordinated by It’s Our Future NZ. This is part of an international … Read more »

TPP Too Important for Compromised Finish

Press Release – DCANZ – Dairy Companies Association New Zealand

The New Zealand dairy industry is urging Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) partners not to compromise on the quality of the deal to get it done quickly. Read more »

Professionals say TPPA risks climate and health protection

Press Release – NZ Climate and Health group

OraTaiao: The New Zealand Climate and Health Council warns that negotiations over the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) threaten New Zealands ability to protect our climate and health. The Councils ongoing concerns are voiced in an … Read more »

Fair Trade Group Calls for Release of TPP Text

Press Release – AFTINET

Fair Trade Group Slams Possible Shameful Trade-Offs And Calls for Release of TPP Text Read more »

TPP a potential threat to continued alcohol reform

Press Release – Alcohol Healthwatch

Alcohol Healthwatch is among a group of professional health agencies and individuals calling on Trade Minister Hon Tim Groser to arrange a comprehensive health impact assessment of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement. New Zealand is a signatory … Read more »

Are TPPA Ministers Bluffing Or Could They Pull It Off?

Press Release – Professor Jane Kelsey

The statement from the ministers of the twelve countries negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) meeting in Sydney has just been released. Read more »

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