October 21, 2016

LET'S ADD BRITAIN TO NAFTA INSTEAD:

The EU's signature free trade deal is on life support (Charles Riley, October 21, 2016, CNN Money)

Canadian negotiators walked away from last-minute talks Friday without resolving objections raised by a small EU regional government, leading the country's trade minister to openly question whether Europe is capable of reaching a deal.

"Canada has worked very hard. I have worked very hard," Chrystia Freeland told reporters in Wallonia, Belgium. "But it seems to me that the European Union is not capable of having an international agreement, not even with a country that has European values like Canada, not even with a country so nice and patient as Canada."

Posted by at October 21, 2016 3:07 PM

  

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