Articles with tag : ttip

Social Platform and CESI on INTA TTIP vote: Thumbs up for public services protection, but ISDS compromise is far from ideal

29 May 2015, keywords : , ,
Social Platform and CESI, the European Confederation of Independent Trade Unions, welcome yesterday’s [28 May] vote in the European Parliament's International Trade (INTA) committee which recommends excluding public services from the Transatlantic... Read more

CESI welcomes EP Trade committee recommendation to exclude public services from TTIP

CESI strongly welcomes today's vote in the European Parliament's International Trade (INTA) Committee to recommend to exclude public services from TTIP.

Visit to the Belgian parliament: EU Trade Commissioner issues further signals to protect public services in TTIP

13 May 2015, keywords : , ,
Yesterday, in a speech to the Belgian national parliament, EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström confirmed past statements of hers that signal a comprehensive protection of public services under TTIP. CESI welcomes such commitments, believing that... Read more

IG Public services conference: CESI hopes for continued Commission support to protect public services in TiSA

During yesterday's inaugural conference of the European Parliament's Intergroup 'Common goods and public services', the European Commission tried to reassure that the protection of public services in Europe will be dealt with with... Read more

TTIP: CESI welcomes the EP Employment Committee opinion and calls on the International Trade Committee to take its suggestions on board

16 Apr 2015, keywords : , ,
Earlier this month, the European Parliament's Employment (EMPL) Committee adopted its opinion in relation to the TTIP own-initiative report that is being drawn up in the International Trade (INTA) Committee. CESI broadly welcomes the EMPL Committee... Read more