The Canadian Press

2013-10-18 | Canada EU Trade Deal

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After four years of protracted negotiations, Canada and the European Union reached an agreement in principle on a new free-trade deal that proponents said could increase Canada's gross domestic product by 12-billion dollars and help create 80-thousand jobs. Prime Minister Harper said it was a milestone agreement for Canada. (Some provinces feared the agreement could have a negative impact on the pharmaceutical, dairy, wine and spirits industries.)

Date: 2013-10-18
Placeline: BRUSSELS, Belgum.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << this is a big deal indeed it is the biggest deal our country has ever made this is a historic win for Canada it means access for Canadian businesses to half a billion affluent customers and us the thousands of jobs for Canadians >>