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This agreement is currently being negotiated between the European Union and twenty one other countries. It covers issues on:
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This agreement is currently being negotiated between the European Union and twenty one other countries. It is closely related to [[GATS]] and in particular seems to address questions that are related to personal data.
 
 
 
   
 
   
It continues the negotiations begun within the Doha Round (launched 2001) and GATS.  
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It continues the stalled negotiations begun within the Doha Round (launched 2001).
  
 
Negotiating partners are: the European Union and twenty one [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_Trade_Organization WTO] members: Australia, Canada, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Costa Rica, Hong Kong China, Iceland, Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Pakistan, Peru, Switzerland, Turkey and the USA.
 
Negotiating partners are: the European Union and twenty one [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_Trade_Organization WTO] members: Australia, Canada, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Costa Rica, Hong Kong China, Iceland, Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Pakistan, Peru, Switzerland, Turkey and the USA.
  
''"This future trade in services agreement should be based on the General Agreement on Trade in Services ("GATS"), and is meant to advance the stalled multilateral negotiations carried out under the umbrella of the World Trade Organisation ("WTO") with those countries that are willing to continue negotiations on trade in services."'' (source: http://ec.europa.eu/trade/policy/countries-and-regions/agreements/index_en.htm)
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''"This future trade in services agreement should be based on the General Agreement on Trade in Services ("GATS"), and is meant to advance the stalled multilateral negotiations carried out under the umbrella of the World Trade Organisation ("WTO") with those countries that are willing to continue negotiations on trade in services."'' (source: http://ec.europa.eu/trade/policy/countries-and-regions/agreements/index_en.htm and http://trade.ec.europa.eu/doclib/docs/2013/june/tradoc_151374.pdf)
  
 
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*[http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-14-153_en.htm Press release] - EU to chair plurilateral talks to open services markets European Commission - IP/14/153  17/02/2014
 
*[http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-14-153_en.htm Press release] - EU to chair plurilateral talks to open services markets European Commission - IP/14/153  17/02/2014

Revision as of 13:53, 25 April 2014

TISA - Trade in Services Agreement

Related institutions, negotiations and agreements

This agreement is currently being negotiated between the European Union and twenty one other countries. It is closely related to GATS and in particular seems to address questions that are related to personal data.

It continues the stalled negotiations begun within the Doha Round (launched 2001).

Negotiating partners are: the European Union and twenty one WTO members: Australia, Canada, Chile, Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Costa Rica, Hong Kong China, Iceland, Israel, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Pakistan, Peru, Switzerland, Turkey and the USA.

"This future trade in services agreement should be based on the General Agreement on Trade in Services ("GATS"), and is meant to advance the stalled multilateral negotiations carried out under the umbrella of the World Trade Organisation ("WTO") with those countries that are willing to continue negotiations on trade in services." (source: http://ec.europa.eu/trade/policy/countries-and-regions/agreements/index_en.htm and http://trade.ec.europa.eu/doclib/docs/2013/june/tradoc_151374.pdf)

news

  • Press release - EU to chair plurilateral talks to open services markets European Commission - IP/14/153 17/02/2014