The European Union (EU) and the United States (US) are currently negotiating a trade agreement known as the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). Dutch consumers and businesses stand to gain from this deal.
Ploumen: TTIP paused
23-09-2016 | 18:00
Foreign trade minister Lilianne Ploumen has announced that it will not be possible to conclude a free trade and investment...
European Commission adopts Ploumen’s TTIP investment protection proposals
16-09-2015 | 16:42
Foreign trade and development cooperation minister Lilianne Ploumen has welcomed today’s detailed proposal from the European...
Ploumen calls for equitable economic growth
15-09-2015 | 10:43
The world has seen a considerable reduction in extreme poverty since the turn of the century. Yet the gap between rich and poor...