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Ratifying TPP-11 a ‘top priority’ for Canada, trade minister tells Parliament

June 13, 2018 at 11:50 AM
Canada intends to move forward quickly to ratify the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership, trade minister François-Philippe Champagne told Parliament on Monday, saying it was a “top priority” for Ottawa. The Canadian government on Wednesday gave notice of its intent to introduce ratifying legislation . “It is a top priority, obviously, to ratify the CPTPP,” Champagne told Canadian lawmakers in the House of Commons on June 11. Champagne tabled the text of TPP-11 in Parliament in late May...

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