Day: September 17, 2015

Last ditch TPPA Ministerial in 10 days

Press Release – Professor Jane Kelsey Last ditch TPPA Ministerial in 10 days – is Groser preparing to swallow the rat? Canadian officials have confirmed rumours that the trade ministers from the twelve countries negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) plan to meet …

TPP risks overstated

Press Release – Business NZ TPP risks overstated A new report on the Trans Pacific Partnership concludes that it would not allow foreign control over New Zealands law-making ability. ExportNZ commissioned ISDS and sovereignty , a report on investor-state dispute settlement …

Senior hospital doctor silenced on TPPA

Press Release – ASMS The Whanganui District Health Board has summoned a senior hospital doctor to a disciplinary meeting because of his views on the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA), says Ian Powell, Executive Director of the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists …