January 10, 2013
OUR REPUBLICAN PRESIDENT:
High-Level Group To Give Green Light For EU-US Trade Deal (EurActiv, January 10, 2013)
The high-level working group on growth and jobs, set up at the last EU-US summit in November 2011, will give the go-ahead to launch negotiations for a transatlantic trade agreement, said Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, whose country holds the rotating presidency of the EU.After meeting European Council President Herman Van Rompuy in Dublin, Kenny told reporters he understands the report "is favourable" to launching negotiations towards signing an agreement that is expected to boost growth and jobs on both sides of the Atlantic.
Posted by Orrin Judd at January 10, 2013 5:34 PM