Canada, EU prepare September summit, raising hopes for CETA

Top negotiators have been meeting in Brussels this week to hammer out what are now described as remaining legalistic issues.

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European Commission President José Manuel Barroso shakes hands with Prime Minister Stephen Harper and European Council President Herman Van Rompuy on June 4 at a G7 meeting in Brussels, Belgium.
Anca Gurzu
Published: Thursday, 07/17/2014 3:20 pm EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 08/13/2014 11:10 am EDT

BRUSSELS—Canada and the European Union are preparing a joint summit for late September—the first in four years—raising speculation that talks to reach a much-awaited trade deal between the two parties are finally finishing.

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