The Globe and Mail reports this morning that, "Trade Minister Stockwell Day said yesterday that Canada and the European Union will begin negotiations for an 'economic agreement' on certain sectors."
Day says, "We've reached an agreement with the European Union on sectors that will be the subject of negotiations for an economic agreement with the EU."
Day also said Canadian and EU officials agreed they "should be seeking an ambitious agreement" covering sectors such as trade in goods, intellectual property and competition policy.
The Globe and Mail adds that, "The Canadian government will now prepare a negotiation mandate in consultation with provinces and territories..."
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