EPP launches Trade Ministerial Meeting; TTIP tops the agenda

“Today the European People’s Party (EPP) held its first gathering of EPP Ministers responsible for trade, just ahead of the meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council on Trade. Going forward, this meeting will be co-chaired by Richard Bruton, Irish Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, and by Daniel Caspary, German MEP and EPP Group Spokesman on International Trade in the European Parliament. The Ministers focused today on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), which is currently being negotiated by the European Union and the United States. (…)”