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on October 5, 2015 in World News

Harper hails Trans-Pacific Partnership, promises $4.3B to protect dairy farmers

Harper hails Trans-Pacific Partnership, promises $4.3B to protect dairy farmers Prime Minister Stephen Harper says the federal cabinet has already approved a plan to spend $4.3 billion over the next 15 years to protect Canadian farmers from the impact of the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Twelve nations, including Canada, have reached a tentative deal on the massive Pacific Rim trading bloc, which Harper bills as the largest-ever deal of its kind. Harper says the historic agreement would set a new gold standard for future global trade deals, protecting Canadian jobs today and create more for generations to come as it secures access to crucial markets… View Article

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