The Canadian Press

2015-11-09 | TPP Wall

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Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says he still believes the Trans-Pacific Partnership is a good deal, despite concerns being raised by a prominent businessman. The premier says the agreement is too important for Western Canada and is writing a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, urging Canada to move forward. (Jim Balsillie, the businessman who helped build Research In Motion, says parts of the deal will harm Canadian innovators by forcing them to play by rules set by the United States, the treaty's most-dominant partner.)

Date: 2015-11-09
Placeline: REGINA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 15 seconds

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