MEXICO POLITICS: Mexico Presses Trump to Uphold NAFTA Trade Deal

MEXICO POLITICS: Mexico Presses Trump to Uphold NAFTA Trade Deal 0

U.S.-Mexican trade relations have been strained by Trump’s repeated vow to scrap the North American Free Trade Agreement if he cannot secure better terms for U.S. workers and industry.

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CANADA POLITICS: Canada Escalates Trade Dispute With US Because Trudeau is Under Pressure

CANADA POLITICS: Canada Escalates Trade Dispute With US Because Trudeau is Under Pressure 0

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is under pressure to secure support in a key region ahead of the country’s 2019 elections.

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USA POLITICS: Trump Toughen Up on Enrique Pena Nieto: Cancel Meeting if Mexico Won’t Pay For Wall

USA POLITICS: Trump Toughen Up on Enrique Pena Nieto: Cancel Meeting if Mexico Won’t Pay For Wall 0

U.S. President Trump said his Mexican counterpart, Enrique Pena Nieto, should cancel his scheduled visit to Washington if Mexico refuses to pay for a wall.

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CANADA POLITICS: No U.S., No TPP Trade Deal: Says Canada

CANADA POLITICS: No U.S., No TPP Trade Deal: Says Canada 0

Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal cannot proceed without the United States, Canada said on Tuesday, even as Australia and New Zealand pledged to salvage it.

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MEXICO POLITICS: Mexico Mulls Pulling Out Of NAFTA

MEXICO POLITICS: Mexico Mulls Pulling Out Of NAFTA 0

Mexico could pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement if a renegotiation of its terms does not benefit Latin America’s second largest economy, Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said on Tuesday.

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MEXICO POLITICS: Enrique Pena Nieto Targets Free Trade With US, Canada, Seeks Other Pacts

MEXICO POLITICS: Enrique Pena Nieto Targets Free Trade With US, Canada, Seeks Other Pacts 0

“Neither confrontation nor submission. The solution is dialogue and negotiation,” Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said.

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USA POLITICS: Donald Trump in First Full Week As U.S. President

USA POLITICS: Donald Trump in First Full Week As U.S. President 0

U.S. President Donald Trump addresses business and trade issues on Monday. Highlights of the day follow…

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CANADA POLITICS: Trudeau, Ministers to Discuss Trump Plans For NAFTA

CANADA POLITICS: Trudeau, Ministers to Discuss Trump Plans For NAFTA 0

Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will begin a two-day retreat with his cabinet on Monday, focused mainly on the best approach to take with new U.S. President Donald Trump, whose vow to renegotiate NAFTA could damage Canada’s economy.

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MEXICO POLITICS: Enrique Pena Nieto Seeks Stronger US Ties Despite Trump Campaign Barbs

MEXICO POLITICS: Enrique Pena Nieto Seeks Stronger US Ties Despite Trump Campaign Barbs 0

“We will work to strengthen our relationship with shared responsibility,” said Pena Nieto, who likened Trump’s rise to the ascent of Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini after the American’s broadsides early in the election campaign.

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CANADA POLITICS: Trudeau To Renegotiate NAFTA With Trump

CANADA POLITICS: Trudeau To Renegotiate NAFTA With Trump 0

During the campaign, Trump called NAFTA the worst trade deal the United States has ever signed.

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CANADA: Trudeau Not Bothered Trump, Sanders Would Reopen Trade Deal With Canada

CANADA: Trudeau Not Bothered Trump, Sanders Would Reopen Trade Deal With Canada 0

“We have to understand that trade is ultimately good, not just for our countries but for business and our workers,” Mr. Justin Trudeau.

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