Trade http://wunc.org en New Trade Deal Called NAFTA On Steroids http://wunc.org/post/new-trade-deal-called-nafta-steroids <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><font size="3"><span style="font-size: 11pt">The <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trans-Pacific_Partnership">Trans-Pacific Partnership</a> is the biggest thing to hit international trade since the North American Free Trade Agreement. </span></font></p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 15:55:21 +0000 Alex Granados & Frank Stasio 24227 at http://wunc.org New Trade Deal Called NAFTA On Steroids Radio Documentarian Spends A Year Riding Cargo Ships http://wunc.org/post/radio-documentarian-spends-year-riding-cargo-ships <p><span><a href="http://transom.org/?cat=63">Allison Swaim </a>spent a year at sea. She rode on eight different cargo ships, documenting life onboard and circumnavigating the world. </span></p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 15:00:59 +0000 Shawn Wen & Frank Stasio 20337 at http://wunc.org Radio Documentarian Spends A Year Riding Cargo Ships Group Seeks To Boost NC-UK Trade & Investment http://wunc.org/post/group-seeks-boost-nc-uk-trade-investment <p>Business leaders, state officials, and diplomats gathered last night to launch a new chapter of the <span class="link-external"><a href="http://www.babc.org/">British American Business Council</a></span>. Steve Cain is the president of the new <span class="link-external"><a href="http://trianglebabcnc.org/">Triangle/Eastern North Carolina chapter</a></span>. He says the region is very attractive for international investment.</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 11:45:00 +0000 Isaac-Davy Aronson 2253 at http://wunc.org Raleigh Canadian Trade Office May Close http://wunc.org/post/raleigh-canadian-trade-office-may-close <p>The United States is home to 21 Canadian consular and trade offices. That doesn’t include the embassy in Washington, DC.&nbsp; But budget talks are underway in Ottawa to trim that number.&nbsp; And the casualties could be the smaller, satellite trade offices in cities like Raleigh.&nbsp; North Carolina officials and business leaders are frowning at the idea of losing the Raleigh office at a time when federal and state governments are pushing to expand exports and create jobs.&nbsp;<br> Mon, 26 Mar 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 2987 at http://wunc.org