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Audio + Images : Trans Pacific Partnership In Auck. Day One

Scoop Audio + Photos: Trans Pacific Partnership Negotiations In Auckland - Day One - Monday, 6 December 2010


By Alastair Thompson



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NZ Chief Negotiator Mark Sinclair briefs media in the Sky City Convention Center

  • Scoop Audio (23 Minutes): Audio on Demand of NZ Chief Trans Pacific Partnership negotiator Mark Sinclair at Monday's briefing for media covering the Trans Pacific Partnership negotiating round being held at Sky City Convention Center in Auckland this week. Briefings are to be held each day at 2pm. In the first briefing Mr Sinclair was reluctant to discuss any detail about the negotiations. The media contingent was made up of seven New Zealand reporters and four reporters from Japan. Japan is considering joining the negotiating group.

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Stakeholders at the Trans Pacific Partnership hold a briefing for media in the Sky City Hotel. [top image] From left Daniel Spector (NZ Rise), Harvey Purse (Australia Fair Trade), Tracey Paterson (NZ Beef and Lamb), Jane Kelsey (Editor "No Ordinary Deal", Mark Roberts (Environmental Investigation Agency), Andrew McCready (Australian Services), Bill Rosenberg (CTU), Andrew Campbell (Finsec), Ken Geard (Fonterra)..... [second image] Stephen Jacobi (NZ US Council), Graeme Peters (AgCarm) Professor of Law Auckland University), Sanya Reid Smith (Third World Network), Don Paterson (Australian Manufacturer Workers)m Chris Wilson (Meeting Chair, MFAT)

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  • Scoop Audio (23 Minutes): Audio on Demand of the stakeholders press conference held at the Sky City Hotel as part of the Trans Pacific Partnership negotiations underway there this week. Each stakeholder made a brief statement and then answered questions from the media present.

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  • Scoop Image:More images from yesterday's briefing.


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