SPEECH/14/603  16-09-2014 - Statement on CETA 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Karel De Gucht European Commissioner for Trade Statement on CETA European Parliament plenary session Strasbourg, 16 September 2014 Mr Chairman/Madam Chair, Honourable Members of Parliament, After five years of intensive negotiations, the chief negotiators have finished their work to deliver a Comprehensive Economic and Trade...
STATEMENT/14/276  12-09-2014 - Joint Ministerial Statement on the Implementation of the EU-Ukraine AA/DCFTA 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 12 September 2014 Today's meeting has been a follow-up to the trilateral ministerial meeting on 11 July 2014 in Brussels and the meeting at the highest political level that took place in Minsk on 26 August 2014.
STATEMENT/14/258  27-08-2014 - Press Remarks of the EU representatives at Minsk meetings 
European Commission - European Commission Remarks Minsk, 26 August 2014 High Representative / Vice-President Ashton "Good evening everyone, This is not the final press conference because one of the most important aspects of today is the meeting that is now taking place between President Poroshenko and President Putin, something that we've facilitated during...
SPEECH/14/563  22-07-2014 - First general discussion on EU trade policy with the new Committee on International Trade (INTA) 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Karel De Gucht European Commissioner for Trade European Parliament Brussels, 22 July 2014 Mr Chairman, Honourable Members, Thank you for inviting me to the first full meeting of this Committee.
SPEECH/14/549  15-07-2014 - Statement by Commissioner Karel De Gucht on TTIP 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Karel De Gucht European Commissioner for Trade European Parliament Plenary debate Strasbourg, 15 July 2014 I am particularly pleased to be here today to discuss the ongoing TTIP negotiations with the newly constituted European Parliament.
STATEMENT/14/223  11-07-2014 - Joint conclusions of the EU-Russian Federation-Ukraine ministerial meeting on the effects of implementation of the EU-Ukraine AA/DCFTA 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 11 July 2014 Based on the decision agreed by Presidents Barroso, Poroshenko and Putin to extend the EU-Russia bilateral consultations to Ukraine about the possible economic effects of the EU-Ukraine АА/DCFTA (Association Agreement including a Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area) on Russia, a trilateral meeting...
SPEECH/14/544  10-07-2014 - Asia & Europe: an enduring and deepening economic relationship 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Karel De Gucht European Commissioner for Trade Asia Europe Meeting (ASEM): A partnership for the 21st Century Friends of Europe Conference Brussels, 8 July 2014 Ladies and gentlemen, The dramatic economic and political changes taking place in Asia require Europeans to think hard about the...
SPEECH/14/529  03-07-2014 - Fresh Momentum for a Transatlantic Economic Partnership 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Karel De Gucht European Commissioner for Trade CDU Wirtschaftsrat Economic Conference 2014 Berlin, 3 July 2014 Ladies and gentlemen, Berlin in 2014 is an anchor of political and economic stability.
SPEECH/14/509  27-06-2014 - Speech: Rana Plaza Aftermath 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Karel De Gucht European Commissioner for Trade Rana Plaza Aftermath Informal OECD Ministerial meeting Paris, 26 June 2014 Ladies and gentlemen, On the eighth of July last year, the Government of Bangladesh, the European Union, and the International Labour Organisation made an agreement.
SPEECH/14/508  27-06-2014 - Speech: Responsible Business Conduct in the Extractive Sector 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Karel De Gucht European Commissioner for Trade Speech: Informal OECD Ministerial meeting Paris, 26 June 2014 My presence in this panel today is a testimony of the importance that the EU attaches to the issues of responsibility, accountability and transparency in the extractives sector in...