Wednesday, 25 November , 2020

RCEP

The China Moment

By Peter Koenig 21 November 2020 China has achieved the almost impossible – a free trade agreement with 14 countries – the ten ASEAN, plus Japan,...

CORONAVIRUS: “UNA CARRERA ENTRE LA VACUNA, LOS MUERTOS Y LOS DESOCUPADOS”

El análisis de James Petras en CX36, 16 de noviembre de 2020 “La posibilidad de una vacuna (contra el coronavirus) parece, digo parece, muy positiva”...

Asia-Pacific countries including China sign world’s biggest trade pact

Nov. 15, 2020 China and 14 other countries agreed Sunday to set up the world’s largest trading bloc, encompassing nearly a third of all economic...

RCEP: International think tanks warn of devastating consequences

This week (December 2-10) [1] the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is being negotiated in Jakarta, Indonesia. If signed, RCEP would grant corporations the exclusive right to bypass domestic legal systems and sue governments at international tribunals whenever they feel government regulation can limit their profits [2].