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Mexico's economy minister Ildefonso Guajardo said on Friday he hopes to conclude by the middle of next week outstanding bilateral issues with the United States surrounding the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). [Read More]
US and Mexican negotiators are making progress and could resolve remaining issues to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement by next week, Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said Friday.Once the two nations iron out the pending differences, Canada could then rejoin the discussions, he told reporters following a meeting with US trade officials.The development raised hopes that a year's worth of sometimes fraught negotiations could reach a successful outcome by the end of the year."Hopefully we will be able to close up no later than the middle of the week the remaining issues and probably there will be... [Read More]
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So far in 2018, 17 members of Congress have announced retirement and gone on overseas trips before they leave office for good. The total cost of these trips were approximately $190,000 of taxpayer dollars.Some of these lawmakers travel for work. Rep. Sander Levin, a Democrat from Michigan, announced in December he was retiring. He then traveled Jan. 25-28 to Canada and March 2-4 to Mexico to join negotiations on a new North American Free Trade Agreement, according to travel information from the Congressional Record.   ... [Read More]
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Mexico's economy minister Ildefonso Guajardo said on Friday that he hopes a breakthrough can be achieved on outstanding issues in talks to rework the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) in "very few days." [Read More]
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The Trump administration is close to striking a deal with Mexico on a revamped North American Free Trade Agreement, analysts said, but thorny issues are yet to be resolved with C…... [Read More]
The Trump administration is close to striking a deal with Mexico on a revamped North American Free Trade Agreement, analysts said, but thorny issues are yet to be... [Read More]
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The signing of the North American Free Trade Agreement between the United States, Mexico and Canada in 1994 marked the beginning of a new era for economic exchange, investment and... [Read More]
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President Trump said that negotiations have stalled over his attempt to rewrite the North American Free Trade Agreement and that he is no longer in a hurry to overhaul the pact. [Read More]
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U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Thursday said he hopes there will be a breakthrough in NAFTA trade talks in the next few days, as the U.S. bilateral discussions were under way with Mexico over the North American Free Trade Agreement. Lighthizer made the remarks at White House meeting of President Donald Trump's Cabinet. Trump told Lighthizer he was in no rush for a resolution over the pact and to walk away from talks if need be. "We're either going to do a fair NAFTA for us or we're not going to do NAFTA at... [Read More]
President Donald Trump has made no secret that he wanted the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) gone. A year of on-again-off-again negotiations without a clear view of an endgame has demonstrated the pact's staying power. [Read More]
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U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Thursday said he hopes there will be a breakthrough in NAFTA trade talks in the next few days, as the U.S. bilateral discussions were under way with Mexico over the North American Free Trade Agreement. [Read More]
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President Donald Trump has made no secret that he wanted the North American Free Trade Agreement gone. A year of on-again-off-again negotiations without a clear view of an endgame has demonstrated the pact's staying power. The survival of NAFTA was hardly a given exactly a year ago, when negotiators from the U.S., Canada and Mexico gathered at a hotel in Washington. Their task was to start hammering out a fast update to the 24-year-old pact, which governs $1.2 trillion in trade. Trump wasn't backing down from his threat to withdraw from the deal. Still, heading into the opening round... [Read More]
President Donald Trump said Thursday he's "no rush" to complete a new deal on the North American Free Trade Agreement after U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said he was hopeful for a breakthrough in the next few days. At a cabinet meeting, Trump said he wants to make the right deal and "if we don't have a breakthrough, don't do the deal." The president also repeated he wants a federal lawsuit against companies supplying opioids, echoing a demand he made in March. Trump again said Pastor Andrew Brunson, whose detainment by Turkey has soured that country's relations with the... [Read More]
U.S.-Mexico talks on a revamped North American Free Trade Agreement appear close to resolving the thorniest outstanding issues, mostly related to the auto industry. But when we re-engage with Canada, the focus must shift to intellectual property, an area where Canada has quietly become an egregious abuser of Americans' rights. [Read More]
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Mexican officials are holding fresh talks over the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) with U.S. officials in Washington on Wednesday, Mexico's government said in a statement. [Read More]
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The U.S. and Mexico are nearing a deal to revise the North American Free Trade Agreement, but time is running out to get Canada back to the table.        ... [Read More]
President Donald Trump has shown a penchant for scrapping U.S. international treaties or replacing them with deals of his own making. He's pulled this country out of the Trans Pacific Partnership with Asian and North American countries and bolted from the Paris Agreement to mitigate human factors affecting our atmosphere. More locally the North American Free Trade Agreement, which has benefited the Rio Grande Valley immeasurably, is being renegotiated after Trump threatened to renege on that deal. [Read More]
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During the annual meeting, they also called for a successful renegotiation of the North American free-trade agreement... [Read More]
Florida and Mexico are having a food fight over tomatoes and other fresh produce. Will farmers in California and Washington get caught in the crossfire?That's one question that swirls around the final negotiations between the Trump administration and Mexico on a revamped North American Free Trade Agreement. Growers of tomatoes, strawberries and peppers in Florida and the Southeast say they've been hammered by cheap imports of these crops from Mexico,... [Read More]
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Governors from the U.S. northeast and premiers from eastern Canada will be meeting in Vermont, where they are expected to discuss a variety of issues amid a trade dispute between Washington and Ottawa. The meeting takes place Monday in Stowe. Energy, trade and the environment are among the topics likely to be raised at the 42nd Conference of New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers. The meeting comes as the U.S., Canada and Mexico are renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement. [Read More]
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