EU Commission wants TTIP mandate to be reconfirmed

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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker

EU Commission wants TTIP mandate to be reconfirmed


The President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Junker will ask the leaders of member states at the European Council in late June to reiterate their support on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). The request, the third since Junker took the office at the end of 2014, is provoked by the “different stages of negotiations process”.

"President Junker feels that the time has come to ask heads of state and governments of the EU to have a new discussion on where we a...


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