Specialists, lawyers and experts, who participated in the bill drafting, looked into international legislation on free-trade
zones in details.
After the zones have been hard hit by the bad repercussions of the war waged against Syria since 2011, compounded by the unjust economic siege and sanctions imposed on the country, the government has been exerting relentless efforts to support and develop the free-trade
zones to enable them to resume their activity.
Lee, who is in China on a five-day visit, told Singaporean journalists after an hourlong meeting Friday with Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao that bilateral free-trade
talks will begin during a summit between the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and its three East Asian partners China, Japan and South Korea, which has been slated for November in the Laotian capital Vientiane.
But at least there is no public passion against free-trade
deals during these good times.
Environmentalist groups: Say free-trade
rules ignore the consequences for the environment.
This trilateral free-trade
initiative is but the latest attempt to restore U.
The lesson of CBI is that the president must have the authority to negotiate free-trade
agreements without the possibility of Congress micromanaging and amending the final version.
Eastman's remarks came in the midst of raucous protests at the Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles, where demonstrations against free-trade
and the social dislocations that accompany globalization rallied under the banner of "Human Needs, Not Corporate Greed.
Latin America's free-trade
bandwagon keeps rolling on.
It [NAFTA] will represent the most creative step toward a new world order taken by any group of countries since the end of the Cold War, and the first step toward an even larger vision of a free-trade
zone for the entire Western Hemisphere.
PRESIDENT Bush has proposed establishing a free-trade
area in the Middle East.
The current global trend is one in which the World Trade Organization (WTO) and bilateral free-trade
agreements can exist at the same time,'' he said during a question-and-answer session after giving a speech in Singapore.