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Twitter Reacts To Obama Nobel Peace Prize Win

Huffington Post

… to destroy the environment, and continues or strengthen capitalist globalization “agreements” such as NAFTA that continue to eliminate us jobs. …

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/10/09/twitter-reacts-to-obama-n_n_315136.html

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October 9, 2009 Posted by | NAFTA, Uncategorized | | Leave a comment

NAFTA surface trade drops for seventh straight month

Canadian Transportation & Logistics

NAFTA surface trade dropped for the seventh consecutive month to $51.5 billion, with a year-to-year decline of greater than 27%. BTS reported that the value …

http://www.ctl.ca/issues/ISArticle.asp?aid=1000342797

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October 9, 2009 Posted by | NAFTA, Uncategorized | | Leave a comment

Fox: US-Mexico economic partnership key

The Desert Sun

Launched in 1994, NAFTA removed most barriers to trade and investment between the United States, Canada and Mexico. Now, Fox said it needs to be …

http://www.mydesert.com/article/20091009/NEWS01/910090325/-1/newsfront

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October 9, 2009 Posted by | NAFTA, Uncategorized | | Leave a comment

Mexican migration to be topic

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Paola Gutierrez Galindo has seen 90 percent of her own family migrate north after the passage of NAFTA, organizers said. The event will begin at 5:30 pm …

http://www.pressconnects.com/article/20091008/COMMUN04/91008023/Mexican+migration+to+be+topic

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October 8, 2009 Posted by | NAFTA, Uncategorized | | Leave a comment

Frizzell backs away from "Buy Canada"

Prince George Citizen

Since NAFTA and World Trade Organization rules don’t apply at a sub-national level, the fear has been that Canadian companies would be frozen out of work at …

http://www.princegeorgecitizen.com/20091007999908894/local/news/frizzell-backs-away-from-buy-canada.html

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East Asia group needs China cooperation – Japan FM

Reuters India

“We are not members of the EU or the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), but we don’t feel we are being excluded from them,” he added. …

http://in.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idINIndia-42972520091007

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October 7, 2009 Posted by | EU, Free Trade Agreement, NAFTA, Uncategorized | , , | Leave a comment

Ex-Mexican president denounces visa ruling in Calgary

Calgary Herald

“You don’t do that to your neighbours, you’re partners,” he added, pointing to the NAFTA agreement. Canada sparked a so-called visa war in July, …

http://www.calgaryherald.com/business/Mexican+president+denounces+visa+ruling+Calgary/2069773/story.html

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Environmental NAFTA lawsuit could be trouble

Embassy

The ongoing NAFTA arbitration process will be watched closely by trade lawyers and environmental policy wonks alike. It remains to be seen to what extent …

http://www.embassymag.ca/page/view/cross_border_disputes-10-7-2009

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Valley Benefits from NAFTA

KGBT-TV Presents VALLEYCENTRAL.COM

The trucks transport a variety of goods between both countries and Canada under the North American Free Trade Association, better known as NAFTA. …

http://www.valleycentral.com/news/story.aspx?id=359685

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Autoworkers protest NAFTA at Hidalgo-Reynosa bridge

Boston Herald

Since the North American Free Trade Agreement relaxed trade regulations in 1994, the Rio Grande Valley’s economy has expanded rapidly. …

Autoworkers protest NAFTA at Hidalgo-Reynosa bridge

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October 7, 2009 Posted by | Free Trade Agreement, NAFTA, Uncategorized | , | Leave a comment