trans-pacific partnership

Report: Peru Getting Ready to Table TPP

Could Peru be the first to fall to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? If one report is anything to go by, it may very well be Peru that will pull the trigger first. While no specific date was set, government officials say they are getting ready to table the controversial agreement in spite of the widespread


TPP Draws Fire From the United Nations

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has drawn fire from a lot of organizations, politicians, and individuals over the years. Now, those who are opposed to the agreement are getting help in their fight to stop the agreement from a source within the United Nations. Part of the criticism revolves around intellectual property rights.


An Analysis of the Telecommunications Chapter of the TPP

Earlier, we’ve produced an analysis of the Intellectual Property chapter of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement. In this analysis, we expand our knowledge of the agreement by reading through another chapter – the Telecommunications Chapter.


The TPP Protests That Swept the US

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has sparked numerous protests. Some of these protests have occurred in the US. These protests flew under the TPP = Betrayal campaign that occurred in many cities.


Protests in TPP Countries Continue to Emerge

Throughout our in-depth coverage of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), we’ve been mentioning some of the many protests that have emerged. While we covered a few of these, we decided to look at some of the other protests that have occurred in other countries as well.


Australia’s Trade Minister Rejects Calls for TPP Study

Australia is one of the many battlegrounds for the Trans-Pacific Partnership. An open letter signed by a large contingent of organizations called on the Australian government to conduct an independent cost-benefit analysis of the TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership). In response, trade minister Andrew Robb rejected the call and blasted those that would question the TPP as


Malaysia First Out of the Gate Toward TPP Ratification

Yesterday, we helped break the story of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) being signed. The question now is, who will pull the trigger first to ratification? It seems that, much to the anger of their citizens, the Malaysian government is attempting to be the first.


Canada to Sign TPP Now, Ask Questions Later

The TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership) signing is expected to take place tomorrow where all 12 countries are expected to sign off on the agreement. For its part, Canada has apparently taken a “sign first, ask questions later” approach to the agreement.