schlagwort: Vote

Resolution in jeopardy, but TTIP remains on the table

Faced with strong disagreement between the Conservatives and the Socialists on the investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) mechanism, European Parliament President Martin Schulz has decided to cancel the plenary vote on the draft resolution on TTIP. Europolitics interviewed MEPs Daniel Caspary (EPP, Germany) and Maria Arena (S&D, Belgium) on the state of play.

Divisés, les députés européens reportent le vote sur le traité transatlantique

“”On pourrait parler d’un échec”, selon le député Daniel Caspary, du Parti populaire européen (PPE). Le Parlement européen n’a pas réussi à adopter une position commune sur le projet d’accord de libre-échange avec les Etats-Unis, mardi 9 juin, reportant un vote qui devait confirmer son soutien au plus important pacte commercial de ce type. (…)”

TTIP vote: positive signal for jobs and growth

The European Parliament’s International Trade Committee reaffirmed its backing today of the proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) between the European Union and the United States outlining its recommendations for the ongoing negotiations. “The EPP Group gives its strong support to the ongoing negotiations which we trust should result in a balanced, win-win outcome.… Read more »