Tag: Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

TPP Talk:Intellectual Property Update

Column – Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Following on from last year’s round of consultations with interested parties on intellectual property issues within the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiation, the Ministry of Economic Development is undertaking a further round of targeted consultations …TPP Talk:Intellectual Property Update 18 May 2011 by Rory McLeod Following on from last year’s round of consultations with interested parties on intellectual property issues within the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiation, the Ministry of Economic Development is undertaking a further round of targeted consultations next week. As background to these consultations, an information paper (PDF 23KB) has been prepared outlining the key intellectual property issues in the TPP negotiations. ENDS Content Sourced from scoop.co.nz Original...

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TPP Talk: A 21st Century Trade Agreement

Column – Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade The level of public interest in the Trans-Pacific Partnership reflects the significance of the negotiation as a trade and foreign policy intiative.TPP Talk: A 21st Century Trade Agreement 17 May 2011 by Mark Sinclair The level of public interest in the Trans-Pacific Partnership reflects the significance of the negotiation as a trade and foreign policy intiative. Trade Minister Tim Groser offered a strategic perspective on the initiative in a speech to the US-NZ Partnership Forum in Christchuch on 21 February, characterising the negotiations as working toward “a 21st Century trade agreement”. For those who missed it the first time around, read the full text of his speech. ENDS Content Sourced from scoop.co.nz Original...

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