WikiLeaks Releases A Letter: TPPA Means Total Privatisation of all Assets and SOE’s Run For Profit

“The letter indicates a wide-ranging privatisation and globalisation strategy within the Agreement which aims to severely restrict “state-owned enterprises” (SOEs). Even an SOE that exists to fulfil a public function neglected by the market or which is a natural monopoly would nevertheless be forced to act “on the basis of commercial considerations” and would be […]