Displaying items by tag: EU

Thursday, 02 July 2020 10:04

Parker dropped the EU FTA ball – Nats

Don’t blame the European Union for its “unacceptable” offer to NZ agriculture in current FTA negotiations, blame David Parker, says National's trade spokesman.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 17 June 2020 10:07

Reality bites — Editorial

OPINION: Hopes for any quick outcome of free trade talks with the European Union have hit the wall following a “paltry” market access offer for our agriculture sector.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 16 June 2020 08:56

EU's "unacceptable" offer for NZ

A pathetic trade offer by the European Union has raised the ire of New Zealand politicians and farmer groups, which have strongly condemned the EU’s actions.

Published in General News

The Government is brushing away grower concerns about a looming potato invasion from the European Union.

Published in General News
Monday, 02 March 2020 13:39

EU talks getting ‘tricky’

New Zealand's negotiations with the European Union on a free trade agreement are beginning to get tricky.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 25 February 2020 09:43

NZ to bend on GIs

The European Union wants New Zealand to bring in a much stricter set of rules for Geographical Indicators (GIs) on food, says an intellectual property (IP) expert.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 05 February 2020 11:49

Goodbye Britain... again — Editorial

OPINION: Those of us who have been around for quite a few years will remember the unhappy and heady days when Britain joined the then EEC on the January 1, 1973.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 04 February 2020 09:33

UK says bye bye to EU

New Zealand primary producers enter a new phase of uncertainty as Britain lurches its way out of the European Union.

Published in General News

Could New Zealand soon be stopped from exporting "feta" to China?

Published in General News
Wednesday, 20 November 2019 11:12

EU waste

OPINION: This old mutt was interested to read a recent New York Times expose of the European Union’s agriculture subsidy programme.

Published in The Hound
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OPINION: This old mutt has always believed that any hopes of a possible free trade deal – that is any…

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OPINION: WorkSafe and workplace safety legislation dominate the daily operations of the private sector, including farms.

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