TPP talks near end, but deal far from done

Canadian negotiators 'holding their cards until they have the most strategic opportunity to play them': former aide.

Trade Minister Ed Fast on July 9 in Toronto.
Peter Mazereeuw
Published: Wednesday, 07/22/2015 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Tuesday, 08/11/2015 7:23 pm EDT

The long-awaited meeting of ministers for a massive trade deal is near, and with it comes a chance to finally end the negotiations—and start a whole new process of legal and political wrangling to bring the deal into force.

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