Investment Agreement Po Polsku

IIA Navigator This IIAs database – the IIA Navigator – is managed by the IIA section of UNCTAD. You can browse THE IIAs that are completed by a given country or group of countries, view the recently concluded IIAs, or use advanced research for sophisticated research tailored to your needs. Please quote: UNCTAD, International Investment Agreements Navigator, available investmentpolicy.unctad.org/international-investment-agreements/ 23. stresses that the investment agreements concluded by the European Union must not be at odds with the fundamental values that the EU wishes to promote through its external policies and that they must not compromise the capacity for public intervention, in particular in the pursuit of public policy objectives such as social and environmental criteria, human rights, anti-counterfeiting, security, workers` and consumers` rights, public health and security, industrial policy and cultural diversity; calls for specific and binding clauses to be included in the agreement; 21. Welcomes the fact that the expected improvement in legal security will help SMEs to invest abroad and stresses that the voice of SMEs must be heard during the negotiations (including the inclusion of the new EU Centre for SMEs in China, the EU SME Assistance Service and the EU Chamber of Commerce in China) so that the agreement to be reached promotes the internationalisation of SMEs that are ready to enter the other party`s market; 25. Stresses that the future development of the EU-China Investment Agreement must be based on mutual trust and full compliance with WTO commitments; deplores the huge public subsidy to certain sectors with growth potential, including solar panels, and calls on the Commission to ensure that the adverse effects of such dumping and subsidies are completely eliminated in order to speed up negotiations; 20. Calls for the agreement to be compatible with multilateral obligations under the General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) in order to meet the criteria of an economic integration agreement; 12. Underlines the importance of this agreement creating the conditions for fair competition between the European Union and China; recommends that the Commission negotiate strict and binding transparency and fair competition provisions, so that a level playing field also applies to state-owned enterprises and sovereign wealth fund investment practices; 33.