BALANCE :: Economic implications of NSA spy scandal
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BALANCE :: Economic implications of the NSA eavesdropping?
Will or should there be implications of the NSA eavesdropping? Yes, according to one voice in the discussion.
"The European Union should suspend negotiations with the US on the bilateral trade agreement" - Rebecca Harms, the leader of the Green faction at the European Parliament told Polish Radio following evelations that the US had been tapping into Chancellor Angela Merkel's mobile phone calls. When completed, the Translatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership would be the biggest bilateral trade deal ever negotiated, potentially adding around 0.5% to the EU's annual economic output.
Also in the program: Trilateral Commission, one of the most influential groups of politicians, businessmen and intellectuals met in Krakow to discuss the economic future of the European Union. BALANCE is presented by Danuta Isler.