Free trade deal

New Zealand and China plan to renegotiate free trade deal

Wellington: New Zealand and China say they plan to renegotiate their 9-year-old free trade deal.

The countries made the announcement today during a visit by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang

Mar 27, 2017, 12:05 PM IST

EU hopes to conclude US free trade deal next year

The EU hopes that talks on the world`s biggest free trade deal with the United States can be completed next year, a senior official said Tuesday, as the two sides get down to tackling the toughest issues.

Aug 04, 2015, 22:49 PM IST

EU, Vietnam seal free trade deal

The EU and Vietnam on Tuesday announced a free trade deal removing nearly all tariffs, with Brussels calling it a "milestone" on the way to a region-wide agreement with Southeast Asia.

Aug 04, 2015, 19:03 PM IST

Long-delayed Indo-Swiss free trade deal still snagged: Report

A long-delayed free trade deal between India and Switzerland is not likely to be signed soon, a senior Swiss official said Thursday, with differences on intellectual property rights and data protection still unresolved.

Apr 30, 2015, 23:27 PM IST

EU, US seek to revive free trade deal

US and EU negotiators began their latest round of talks Monday seeking to push through the world`s biggest-ever free trade deal, which after nearly two years remain bogged down by public opposition.

Feb 02, 2015, 23:24 PM IST

Australia, China seal free trade deal after nearly decade of talks

The deal will open up Chinese markets to Australian farm exporters and the services sector while easing curbs on Chinese investment in resource-rich Australia.

Nov 17, 2014, 10:32 AM IST

South Korea, China agree to sign free trade deal

South Korea says it has agreed to sign a free trade deal with China that will remove tariffs on more than 90 per cent of goods over two decades.

Nov 10, 2014, 14:15 PM IST

EU delays implementing Ukraine free trade deal

The European Union said Friday it will delay implementation of a free trade deal with Ukraine by more than a year until the end of 2015.

Sep 13, 2014, 01:31 AM IST

Switzerland-China landmark free-trade deal comes into force

A watershed free-trade deal between China and Switzerland came into force on Tuesday, the first such accord between the Asian giant and a mainland European economy.

Jul 01, 2014, 23:58 PM IST

EU, Japan stress common ground on global security

The European Union and Japan stressed Wednesday their common ground on global security issues, highlighted by the Ukraine crisis, promising to step up cooperation and seal a massive free trade deal.

May 07, 2014, 21:08 PM IST

End `sharp words` over Ukraine, Putin tells EU leaders

Russia`s President on Tuesday called for European leaders to end their criticism over Ukraine`s decision to delay a key EU pact, as thousands rallied in Kiev in a third day of protests.

Nov 27, 2013, 09:36 AM IST

India, Germany want early conclusion of free trade deal

India and Germany Thursday agreed to push for an early conclusion of India-EU trade and investment agreement, which is expected to substantially enhance trade and investment flow.

Apr 11, 2013, 19:59 PM IST

South Korea, Turkey agree on free trade deal

South Korea and Turkey signed a preliminary agreement on a free trade deal that will eliminate all tariffs imposed on goods traded between the two nations, the economy ministry said Monday.

Mar 26, 2012, 13:24 PM IST

CIS leaders call for free trade deal, peaceful end to conflicts

Leaders of the Commonwealth of Independent States - a post-Soviet alliance - in their final statement rounding up the summit Saturday called for signing a delayed free trade agreement and peacefully resolving conflicts.

Sep 03, 2011, 18:38 PM IST