Tolerance.ca
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations, Tolerance.ca® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Canada, EU Hopeful for Trade Deal Blocked by Belgium

European Union and Canadian leaders say they are still hopeful their trans-Atlantic free trade deal will be approved despite opposition from one small region in Belgium. All 28 EU members must sign off on the Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement for it to take effect. Belgium, the only outstanding country, needs the support of its five regional parliaments, one of which, Wallonia, is the lone holdout. Despite weeks of talks, Belgium Prime Minister Charles Michel said he couldn’t...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -


Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter