As Canadians continue to debate the deal, the rest of the world is not standing still.
Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland and Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay speak to reporters last year. Ms. Freeland and her parliamentary secretary have for months been consulting Canadians about the TPP. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
There may be no better place to measure the importance of the Trans-Pacific Partnership than in Vancouver, where the House of Commons Standing Committee on International Trade began its cross-Canada TPP hearings last week.
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Barring residents who haven’t been vaccinated from travelling to another province may be the unlikeliest of scenarios, but Prof. Krishnamurthy says he sees certificates being used to confer benefits to pass holders.
What is and isn’t considered a subsidy is politically charged. The government and industry are both likely to dispute or take issue with the inclusion of some, or many, of the programs to the group's tally.
New prescribed policies, procedures forced people to think about how they were acting, creating a 'profound' change in terms of staff understanding how they need to relate in the workplace, says the PMO's Marci Surkes.