Politics / Trade and Investment

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19th July 2016 / Politics / Trade and Investment

U.S. Chamber of Commerce: The Challenges of Brexit and the Case for a U.S.-U.K. Trade Agreement

The British people opted for change when they voted on June 23 for the U.K. to negotiate an “exit” from the European Union. Such a choice is the sovereign right of any member of the EU, but it is also without precedent: The EU has expanded but never shrunk since the 1952 founding of its precursor, the European Coal and Steel Community. Now comes the hard part. Whether this break with the status quo benefits the U.K. in the long run will depend chiefly on the choices awaiting newly installed Prime Minister...
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13th November 2015 / Politics / Trade and Investment

Politics: WHO Director-General asks think tanks to explore health challenges under the Sustainable Development Goals, incl. TTP

On 12 November 2015, Dr Margaret Chan, Director General of the World Health Organization spoke to think tanks and academic institutions at a meeting on global health policy in Geneva, rasing questions about sustainable development goals and their impacts on global health. ...Intellectual property...
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10th November 2015 / Politics / Trade and Investment

Politics: British Embassy in Prague shares video on TTIP

Do you have a company? Are you thinking about exporting to the U.S.? This video explains the potential benefits of The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) for small and medium-sized enterprises. View also debate on TTIP in the Czech Republic and abroad....
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic