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#mercosur

# mercosur - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Brazil rejects concerns that EU-Mercosur trade deal could increase Amazon deforestation
# Mercosur
# Mercosur

Brazil rejects concerns that EU-Mercosur trade deal could increase Amazon deforestation

Sep 23rd 2020, 7:30 AM 14,604 Views 22 Comments

Brazil argued that a French report raising these concerns “showed the true protectionist interests of those who commissioned it”.

# mercosur - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Tens of thousands of fires are burning in the Amazon - here's what you need to know
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Tens of thousands of fires are burning in the Amazon - here's what you need to know

Aug 28th 2019, 6:00 PM 13,165 Views 30 Comments

There is huge concern about the local, national and international impact of the fires.

# mercosur - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Dáil rejects EU-Mercosur trade deal in symbolic vote
# Sinn Féin Motion
# Sinn Féin Motion

Dáil rejects EU-Mercosur trade deal in symbolic vote

Jul 11th 2019, 6:38 PM 22,095 Views 60 Comments

Fianna Fáil voted against the Mercosur deal.

Ireland's beef with Mercosur - how the deal is adding to the struggles of the Irish farmer
# Policy And Economy
# Policy And Economy

Ireland's beef with Mercosur - how the deal is adding to the struggles of the Irish farmer

Jul 11th 2019, 11:24 AM 491 Views 0 Comments

Beef farmers are worried that they could be a pawn in a bigger trade game.

# mercosur - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Phil Hogan nominated for a second term as Ireland's European Commissioner
# Mercosur
# Mercosur

Phil Hogan nominated for a second term as Ireland's European Commissioner

Jul 9th 2019, 2:52 PM 13,994 Views 65 Comments

There had been speculation that Hogan would lose the Taoiseach’s support after the fallout from the Mercosur trade deal.

# mercosur - Monday 1 July, 2019

Why a new trade deal between EU and South American countries has gone down badly in Ireland
# Explainer
# Explainer

Why a new trade deal between EU and South American countries has gone down badly in Ireland

Jul 1st 2019, 6:00 PM 20,133 Views 40 Comments

The so-called Mercosur deal has been met with celebrations and opposition on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean.

# mercosur - Sunday 30 June, 2019

'It's a bad deal, there's no point in saying otherwise': Agriculture minister on trade agreement with South American countries
# Mercosur
# Mercosur

'It's a bad deal, there's no point in saying otherwise': Agriculture minister on trade agreement with South American countries

Jun 30th 2019, 6:07 PM 19,553 Views 83 Comments

The deal with hit the Irish beef sector.

# mercosur - Friday 28 June, 2019

'A bad deal for Irish farmers': EU signs massive trade agreement with South American countries
# Mercosur
# Mercosur

'A bad deal for Irish farmers': EU signs massive trade agreement with South American countries

Jun 28th 2019, 9:54 PM 37,922 Views 75 Comments

The EU and the South American trade bloc Mercosur today sealed a hugely significant trade deal.