Headlines Tagged with USTR — 311 headlines found
"Tobacco use alone costs the world 1 to 2 per cent of its GDP each year," former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark told the UN this month. Global GDP in 2013 was US$75 trillion, with 1 per cent worth US$575 billion -- more than the GDP of all low-in
Jul 27, 2014 New Zealand Herald
added Jul 27, 2014 08:21
“Fast-track authority,” in which Congress cedes ongoing oversight authority to the President... International trade agreements relocate decisions about tobacco control policy to venues where there is little opportunity for public scrutiny, participation,
Jul 19, 2014 American Journal of Public Health
added Jul 20, 2014 10:10
Eric Crosbie, Mariaelena Gonzalez, and I just published a paper in American Journal of Public Health, "Health Preemption Behind Closed Doors: Trade Agreements and Fast-Track Authority," that describes how trade agreements such at the Trans Pacific Parner
Jul 17, 2014 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 19, 2014 13:57
De Gucht reiterated the view expressed by his chief negotiator Ignacio Garcia Bercero last week, saying: "There will be an exemption for public services, we've made that very clear in our discussions with the US. That would cover the NHS, because that's t
Jul 14, 2014 IBTimes (uk)
added Jul 15, 2014 11:00
Jul 13, 2014 BBC Online
added Jul 14, 2014 09:30
Kenneth Warner ... I caught up with Warner last week for a conversation about the current challenge of tobacco control, and why the American public seems bored and jaded about our single largest public health problem.
Jul 11, 2014 The Washington Post
added Jul 11, 2014 12:33
Unite has called on David Cameron to negotiate an exclusion of the health service from the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership agreement...Campaigners claim the agreement would mean the NHS could be sued by US healthcare multinationals if the
Jul 3, 2014 The Independent (uk)
added Jul 7, 2014 06:49
Un-aired documentary created for ABC News "Turning Point" in 1994.
Jan 1, 1994 Internet Archive
added Jul 5, 2014 21:09
[Europe] Online public consultation on investment protection and investor-to-state dispute settlement (ISDS) in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Agreement (TTIP)
The key issue on which we are consulting is whether the EU’s proposed approach for TTIP achieves the right balance between protecting investors and safeguarding the EU's right and ability to regulate in the public interest.
Jul 5, 2014 Europa - European Commission
added Jul 5, 2014 19:36
[Europe] Submit public comments to EU consultation opposing expanding tobacco industry's right to sue countries over public health
The deadline for submitting input is 06, July 2014.
Jun 28, 2014 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 5, 2014 19:34