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التجارة:

China and Argentina agree landmark beef deal?- GlobalMeatNews.com -?By Mark Godfrey (أغسطس 5)

Argentina is celebrating the renewal of a beef deal with China, despite a crackdown on antibiotics contamination which saw a large shipment of its meat destroyed by China.

Brexit could mean UK gets more fruit and vegetables from AfricaThe GuardianBy Tom Levitt (أغسطس 5)

More than a third of British supermarkets expect more imports from African countries following the vote to leave the EU

حلقة الوصل:?https://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2016/aug/05/brexit-uk-fruit-vegetables-africa-kenya

Obama roots for better US-Africa trade deals – النجمة (كينيا) – By Gilbert Koech (أغسطس 6)

US President Barack Obama has signed executive order to support American companies interested in doing business in Africa.

حلقة الوصل:?http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2016/08/06/obama-roots-for-better-us-africa-trade-deals_c1398653

Trump Gets It Wrong: Trade Is a Winner for Americans – وول ستريت جورنال – Commentary by Robert B. Zoellick (أغسطس 7)

Lower taxes on imports from trade deals save the average U.S. household about $10,000 a year.

حلقة الوصل:?http://www.wsj.com/articles/trump-gets-it-wrong-trade-is-a-winner-for-americans-1470606915

Killing Free Trade Deals Won?t Magically Bring U.S. Jobs Back – ثروة – Commentary by Wendy Cutler (أغسطس 6)

The Trans-Pacific Partnership isn?t perfect, but that?s the nature of negotiating.

حلقة الوصل:?http://fortune.com/2016/08/06/free-trade-tpp-unemployment-jobs/

Editorial: Still backing TPP dealBoston Herald (أغسطس 7)

The agreement provides for reductions in or elimination of tariffs on 18,000 الامريكى. منتجات. This can only help U.S. exporters, who employ almost 12 million people at wages 18 percent above average.

حلقة الوصل:?http://www.bostonherald.com/opinion/editorials/2016/08/editorial_still_backing_tpp_deal

UK could clinch trade deal with EU within two years, says expertThe GuardianBy Jennifer Rankin (أغسطس 8)

Roderick Abbott, former ambassador to WTO, says Brussels is very unlikely to offer any concessions on freedom of movement

حلقة الوصل:?http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/aug/08/uk-could-clinch-trade-deal-with-eu-within-two-years-says-expert

Trade Minister Steven Ciobo mounts full-throated defence of TPP, plans to give India talks another push this yearABC Rural (أستراليا) – By Anna Vidot (أغسطس 10)

حلقة الوصل:?http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-08-10/ciobo-mounts-defence-of-tpp-stocktake-on-india-talks/7717880

Support for TPP Grows as Americans Become More Familiar With Trade DealMorning ConsultBy Ryan Rainey (أغسطس 11)

حلقة الوصل:?https://morningconsult.com/2016/08/11/support-tpp-grows-americans-become-familiar-trade-deal/

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Poll: Support for TPP grows – التل – By Jessie Hellmann (أغسطس 11)

Support for one of the largest trade deals in a generation is growing as more people learn about it, according to a poll released Thursday.

حلقة الوصل:?http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/291085-poll-support-for-tpp-grows

Clinton suddenly sounds a lot like Trump on tradeCNNMoneyBy Heather Long (أغسطس 11)

“الآن, Clinton says she’s ready to impose tariffs too.

حلقة الوصل:?http://money.cnn.com/2016/08/11/news/economy/hillary-clinton-trade/

US finds GMO mosquitoes won’t harm environmentJamaica Observer / AFP (أغسطس 6)

حلقة الوصل:?http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/US-finds-GMO-mosquitoes-won-t-harm-environment

Crushing Zika via genetically modified mosquitoesCNBCBy Annetta Miller (أغسطس 8)

حلقة الوصل:?http://www.cnbc.com/2016/08/08/crushing-zika-via-genetically-modified-mosquitoes.html

Does the anti-GMO foods movement go against science?Aljazeera (أغسطس 7)

Independent scientists and the ‘big sixgo head to head with a distrustful consumer base in the battle against GMOs.

حلقة الوصل:?http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/techknow/2016/08/anti-gmo-foods-movement-science-160803083735422.html

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نانسي Kavazanjian: Why I grow genetically engineered cropsWisconsin State JournalGuest Column by Nancy Kavazanjian (أغسطس 7)

“[أنا]تي?s frustrating to see so many misconceptions ? and outright lies ? being spread about a modern, seed-breeding technology that holds so much potential to fight disease, improve nutrition, allow for more precise pesticide use…”

حلقة الوصل:?http://host.madison.com/wsj/opinion/column/nancy-kavazanjian-why-i-grow-genetically-engineered-crops/article_e5a56f03-2927-53e1-ae5c-87d1aab20712.html

**ملحوظة – Nancy is also a member of the Global Farmer Network

China backs genetically modified soya beans in push for high-tech agricultureSouth China Morning Post / رويترز (أغسطس 10)

حلقة الوصل:?http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2001890/china-backs-genetically-modified-soya-beans-push-high

Kenyan seed storage facility to bolster maize R -?SciDevNetBy Sam Otieno (أغسطس 12)

حلقة الوصل:?http://www.scidev.net/global/farming/news/kenyan-seed-storage-facility-boost-maize-r-d.html

Why Big Pharma Wants to Switch Billions of Farm Animals to Vaccines From Antibiotics – بلومبرغ – By Jared S. Hopkins (أغسطس 5)

?There are going to be more alternatives than ever before.?

حلقة الوصل:?http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-08-05/big-pharma-eyes-7-2-billion-down-on-the-farm-for-superbug-risk

Chinese Regulators Visit U.S. to Study Its Regulatory SystemCrop Biotech Update, Ishaaa / NCGA (أغسطس 10)

حلقة الوصل:?http://www.isaaa.org/kc/cropbiotechupdate/article/default.asp?ID=14669

The Ethics ofAntibiotic-FreeMeatThe Cow Docs, مدونة (أغسطس 9)

“[أ]s food consumers we have to ask the question, ?Are we comfortable with providing an economic incentive to withhold medical treatment in food animals??”

حلقة الوصل:?https://thecowdocs.wordpress.com/2016/08/09/the-ethics-of-antibiotic-free-meat/

Non-browning Fuji apple set to gain APHIS approvalAgri-Pulse -?By Stephen Davies?(أغسطس 10)

حلقة الوصل:?http://www.agri-pulse.com/Non-browning-Fuji-apple-set-to-gain-APHIS-approval-08102016.asp