The CPTPP Countdown is On

by | Mar 6, 2018 | Trade Working Blog

NZIBF Director Stephen Jacobi appeared on The AM Show yesterday morning, in the countdown to the CPTPP (Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership) agreement being signed on Thursday 8 March.

The final text of the CPTPP is available here.

Stephen Jacobi, executive director of the NZ International Business Forum, said the “hard edges” have been taken off the CPTPP, and says it’s time to “stop arguing about it”.

You can watch the interview, alongside CPTPP critic Jane Kelsey here.

http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/politics/2018/03/cptpp-fears-the-government-has-rolled-over-says-critic-jane-kelsey.html

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