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21st June 2015 / Politics / Trade and Investment

Politics: Conference on TTIP in Ostrava, 17 June 2015

On 17 June 2015, the Conference on TTIP took place in Ostrava. Videos from the conference in Czech are available here: TTIP from the European Union perspective - Jolana Mungengová, European Commission, DG Trade TTIP from the perspective of national interests - Dita Charanzová, MEP, ANO TTIP fro...
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10th June 2015 / Politics / Trade and Investment

Politics: European Parliament postpones vote and debate on TTIP

On 9 June 2015, the President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz postponed vote on TTIP, the reason being more than 200 proposed amendments to the material. The EP's plenary debate on TTIP planned for 10 June was cancelled. The resolution on TTIP was sent back to the International Trade Commit...
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5th June 2015 / Politics / Trade and Investment

Politics: EU Commissioner for Trade C.Malmström's speech on TTIP in Prague

On 5 June 2015 EU's Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström spoke about TTIP at a citizens' dialogue meeting held at the Charles University. The Commissioner outlined the economic benefits of the TTIP, benefits from a better-functioning government, and the strategic benefit of a strengthened alli...
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic