U.S. and Canada Reach Nafta Deal

The U.S. and Canada reached a dramatic, last-minute deal late Sunday night on revising the North American Free Trade Agreement, lifting a cloud of uncertainty over the quarter-century-old continental commercial bloc. The pending agreement will allow Canada to join an accord reached in late August between the U.S. and Mexico and diminishes the prospects for…

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Canada and Mexico Downplay Urgency to Reach Nafta Deal Next Week

Lead Nafta negotiators from Canada and Mexico signaled they were in no rush to strike a deal on the trade pact by mid-May, saying instead that talks are progressing well with a series of challenges remaining after a week of high-level discussions in Washington. Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland and Mexico’s Economy Minister Ildefonso…

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