TPPA Headlines

The Nation: Steven Joyce

Press Release – The Nation

Steven Joyce dismisses fears of a recession in the next two years, unless we talk ourselves into it but admits the job isnt done in the economy. Will present a new foreign investment strategy to Cabinet on Monday that involves partnering with … Read more »

Relevance in a modern World

Speech – Federated Farmers

Members of National Council, Ladies and Gentlemen. It gives me great pleasure to be delivering this presidents address to you. Read more »

New leaks show Pharmac loser in TPPA negotiation

Press Release – Green Party

New leaked documents from the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) show that New Zealanders could lose access to affordable medication, said the Green Party today. Read more »

Questions and Answers – July 2

Press Release – Office of the Clerk

1. Dr SHANE RETI (NationalWhangarei) to the Minister of Finance : What reports has he received on the international economy and its effect on New Zealands economy? Read more »

Fonterra, treating workers like cattle

Article – Don Franks

After several days of rumors, Fonterra today confirmed a series of massive job cuts. Read more »

TPP too big to fail, says visiting US trade deal specialist

Article – BusinessDesk

July 2 (BusinessDesk) – Too much political capital has been invested in the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal for it to fail at the final hurdle, says Peter Petri, a professor of international finance at Brandeis University and co-author of a study on the economic … Read more »

Leaked TPP document shows US pushing rights of drug coys

Article – BusinessDesk

July 2 (BusinessDesk) – A draft of part of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal leaked to the Politico website suggests the US is demanding increased protections for pharmaceutical companies, restricting access to the lower-cost generic versions … Read more »

Questions For Oral Answer July 2

Press Release – Office of the Clerk

1. Dr SHANE RETI to the Minister of Finance: What reports has he received on the international economy and its effect on New Zealands economy? Read more »

Time to wave the white flag on TISA secrecy

Press Release – Professor Jane Kelsey

Less than a month ago, Wikileaks posted 17 documents leaked from the secretive negotiations for a Trade in Services Agreement (TISA). New Zealand is part of the group of countries calling themselves the Really Good Friends of Services who are trying to negotiate … Read more »

Trade in Services Agreement (TISA) Core Text

Press Release – Wikileaks

Today, 1500 CEST Wednesday, 1 July 2015, WikiLeaks releases a modern journalistic holy grail: the secret Core Text for the largest ‘trade deal’ in history, the TiSA (Trade In Services Agreement), whose 52 nations together comprise two-thirds of global … Read more »

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