Monthly Archives: November 2015

Should the Philippines Join TPP ? (1) Impact on Trade or Entry of GMOs in the Country

CURRENT TRADE CONCERNS Elpidio V. Peria 8 November 2015 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of New Zealand recently released on its website the full text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement, a regional trade agreement that is billed … Continue reading

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HOW THE PHILIPPINES WON ROUND 1 OF ITS SOUTH CHINA SEA CASE VS. CHINA

CURRENT SOCIETAL CONCERNS Elpidio V. Peria 1 November 2015 The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in the Hague, the Netherlands recently issued a 159 page ruling that it has the authority or jurisdiction to resolve the case filed by the … Continue reading

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