Tag Archives: Chrystia Freeland

Canada’s Freeland sees ‘very good progress’ in NAFTA trad...

09 September, 2018 8:59 am 8:59 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Canada’s top trade negotiator said she and her US counterpart were making “very good progress” in talks to save the North American Free Trade Agreement amid increasing Canadian optimism that a deal could be reached, even if a conclusion did not appear imminent. Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland repeated her upbeat assessment … Read More

US, Mexico reach NAFTA deal, turn up pressure on Canada

08 August, 2018 8:28 am 8:28 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States and Mexico agreed  to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), putting pressure on Canada to agree to new terms on auto trade and dispute settlement rules to remain part of the three-nation pact. Auto stocks soared and the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq rallied to record highs … Read More