Jordan trade bill expected to pass before summer– but not Panama

'The best we can hope for is to get it at committee': Van Loan.

Sneh Duggal
Published: Wednesday, 06/13/2012 12:00 am EDT

The Harper government is hoping to ratify Canada's first trade deal with an Arab country before Parliament rises for the summer break, but another bill to ratify a trade deal with Panama likely won't get a chance to pass until the fall.

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