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European Commission publishes 2019 General Report on Activities of the European Union

European Commission publishes 2019 General Report on Activities of the European Union

| March 12, 2020

The 2019 edition of the EU General Report highlights the European Green Deal announced by President von der Leyen in December. The Green Deal seeks to make Europe the world’s first climate-neutral continent by 2050, while creating jobs, improving people’s health and quality of life, caring for the environment and leaving no one behind. The report also shows how the EU […]

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#Mercosur trade agreement and the European Green Deal: Are they compatible?

#Mercosur trade agreement and the European Green Deal: Are they compatible?

| December 19, 2019

European Parliament debated the compatibility of the EU-Mercosur trade agreement with the new European Green Deal on Wednesday (18 December). The EU and Mercosur group of countries (Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay) reached an agreement on a trade pact covering a population of 780 million people on 28 June 2019. For the agreement to enter […]

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EU and #Mercosur reach agreement on trade

EU and #Mercosur reach agreement on trade

| July 2, 2019

The European Union and Mercosur have reached a political agreement for an ambitious, balanced and comprehensive trade agreement. The new trade framework – part of a wider Association Agreement between the two regions – will consolidate a strategic political and economic partnership and create significant opportunities for sustainable growth on both sides, while respecting the […]

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EU and #Mercosur reach agreement on trade

EU and #Mercosur reach agreement on trade

| July 1, 2019

The European Union and Mercosur have reached a political agreement for an ambitious, balanced and comprehensive trade agreement. The new trade framework – part of a wider Association Agreement between the two regions – will consolidate a strategic political and economic partnership and create significant opportunities for sustainable growth on both sides, while respecting the […]

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#EUMercosur trade deal risks fuelling tax dodging – study

#EUMercosur trade deal risks fuelling tax dodging – study

| December 6, 2018

The latest in a series of studies commissioned by the European Parliament’s Left group (GUE/NGL) looking into EU taxation is being launched, with the focus shifting onto the problems that could arise under a free trade agreement between the EU and the Mercosur, MEFTA. Written by three Argentines – financial crimes investigator Magdalena Rua plus […]

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