17 mai 2018

Politics Briefing: NAFTA unlikely to be signed by today’s deadline

https://www.theglobeandmail.com

Good morning, Today is a major congressional deadline for NAFTA, the trilateral trade deal that binds together Canada, Mexico and the U.S. For weeks, high-level officials have been saying that a renegotiated agreement was close. But as the deadline comes, the three countries remain at odds on nearly every major issue on the table. Story continues below advertisement U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan, a Republican, has said that meetings must end by today to give Congress enough time to pass a [...]