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August 22, 2017

Free trade agreement talks start between India and Canada

New Delhi-Negotiations for the proposed free trade agreement between India and Canada started in New Delhi.Both countries discussed issues relating to goods market access. The previous round of negotiations was concluded in New Delhi in March 2015.The negotiations for the agreement, officially dubbed as the Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement , were launched in November 2010 to boost bilateral trade and investments.Liberalisation of norms for the services sector and phasing out of taxes on maximum number of goods traded between the countries are some of the contentious issues in the proposed pact.