India-Canada free trade

India trade talks heating up, but ex-envoy cautions: ‘we’ve been to the altar before’

The Liberals’ relative flexibility on investor-state dispute systems and the Temporary Foreign Worker Program, and an expected visit to India by the PM, may help to move talks along.

Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland met with Nirmala Sitharaman, India's minister of state for commerce, in Toronto last month at an annual ministerial dialogue on trade and investment between the two countries. Photograph courtesy for Chrystia Freeland's Twitter account


PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016 12:00 AM

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