Independent - Irlanda
03/03/2021Argentina Independent - Irlanda Mercosur Tadhg Evans
Varadkar: 'We’re keeping close to the French, countries that might be of a similar view to us'
19/02/2021Argentina Independent - Irlanda Mercosur Sarah Collins
The EU has outlined a more “assertive” trade policy as it attempts to reset relations with the US and stand its ground on China.
18/02/2021Argentina Independent - Irlanda Economía
Argentina is investigating consumer firms including Danone, Procter & Gamble and Unilever, along with food producers like Bunge, over accusations they have deliberately held back production amid a government clampdown on rising prices.
28/01/2021Política Independent - Irlanda Economía Ciaran Moran
The implementation of the 12 free trade agreements signed off by the EU would increase the value of imports beef into the block by up to 26pc, a new EU analysis has found.
07/01/2021Argentina Independent - Irlanda Claire Mc Cormack
The long-awaited Economic and Sustainability Impact Assessment for Ireland of the EU-Mercosur Trade Agreement is to be published this spring.
01/10/2020Política Independent - Irlanda Medio Ambiente Nayara Figueiredo
Brazil's biggest lobby group for soy farmers Aprosoja has broken ties with the Brazil Agribusiness Association (Abag) over its support for an initiative calling on the Brazilian government to rein in soaring deforestation in the Amazon rainforest.
29/09/2020Argentina Independent - Irlanda Mercosur margaret Donnelly
Tánaiste seeks guarantees before ratifying.
23/09/2020Argentina Independent - Irlanda Mercosur Ciaran Moran
The German Agriculture Minister Julia Klöckner has said she is not going to push forward efforts to seal the Mercosur Trade agreement and said she had serious concerns over the deal.
21/02/2020Política Independent - Irlanda Política Internacional Hugh O'Connell
20/02 - 14:22 - All change at Leinster House for new and re-elected deputies
26/08/2019Política Independent - Irlanda Política Internacional Sarah Arnold
Leo Varadkar and Angela Merkel apparently had no concerns about the ‘Mercosur’ deal, which will see millions of dollars worth of Brazilian beef imported into Europe, just six weeks ago
21/08/2019Política Independent - Irlanda Organismos Regionales Lizzy Buchan
Brexit: UK to withdraw officials from EU meetings from September 1, Boris Johnson government announces
Boris Johnson will pull British officials and ministers out of most EU decision-making meetings from September as the government gears up for the Brexit deadline.
24/07/2019Política Independent - Irlanda Mercosur Claire Fox
EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan came under fire from Irish MEPs on “Armageddon” Mercosur deal at the first meeting of the new EU Parliament Agri committee.
04/07/2019Argentina Independent - Irlanda Mercosur John Downing
It is ironic that a stone's throw from EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Irish beef is in a prime position on sale in all that city's supermarkets at a premium price. The same can be said about supermarkets across mainland Europe right now - Irish beef has finally arrived and is in big demand.
25/06/2019Argentina Independent - Irlanda Mercosur Declan O'Brien
Farm leaders were last night fighting a rearguard action against a sign-off on the Mercosur trade deal between the EU and South American countries.
24/06/2019Argentina Independent - Irlanda Mercosur Ciaran Moran
Farmers are protesting at the EU Commission offices today over what they call a ‘Sell Out’ trade deal with the South American group of Mercosur countries.
21/06/2019Argentina Independent - Irlanda Mercosur Claire Fox
A Mercosur deal would be completely ‘contradictory’ and ‘disastrous’ in light of Ireland’s recently published Climate Action Plan, farm organisations have warned.
19/06/2019Argentina Independent - Irlanda Mercosur Claire Fox
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and three other European leaders have sent a letter to EU Commission President Jean Claude Junker highlighting their “deep concern” on a potential EU trade deal with Mercosur being passed next week that could “threaten agriculture” in Europe.
14/06/2019Argentina Independent - Irlanda Mercosur Philip Blenkinsop
The European Union has agreed a deal to allow U.S. farmers a larger share of Europe's beef market, EU sources and diplomats said, in a move that could help to defuse transatlantic trade tensions.
22/04/2019Política Independent - Irlanda Política Internacional Kevin Doyle
Journalist Lyra McKee was murdered in Derry. Defence Minister Paul Kehoe told the Irish Independent he found the sight of men and women in fake military fatigue “absolutely frightening”. “Everybody condemns it but we have to go further than just condemning it. We have to prevent this from happening in the future,” Mr Kehoe said.
05/04/2019Política Independent - Irlanda Organismos Regionales
'We will walk together' - Merkel says after meeting with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. Merkel says she will work 'until the very last hour' to prevent a no-deal scenario. Germany wants to show its solidarity with Ireland during Brexit process. Border region representatives shared their 'personal lived experiences' with Merkel