Having examined the issue of free movement of goods (Part I), this post (Part II) discusses the issues of free movement of services, free movement of workers, and free movement of capital.
The US is unhappy with the outcome of recent trade disputes it was involved in and is now blocking the reappointment of one of the sitting judges. What will the outcome be of this version of politics vs judicial impartiality and indepence?
In 2011, China issued its ambitious five-year plan to improve the rule of law in environmental protection by 2015. This plan aimed to establish a comprehensive framework of China’s environmental protection policy. Will China meet its goal this year?
China is going to open further negotiations on free trade agreements, in order to support its ambitious New Silk Road strategy. What is China’s New Silk Road strategy and is it a friend or a rival to the multilateral trading system?