Trade in Services Agreement
This is a confidential Market Access Negotiations document from the European Union (EU) to Turkey in the negotiation of the Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA). TiSA is an international treaty currently under negotiation between the United States, the European Union and 23 other countries. The Agreement creates an international legal regime which aims to deregulate and privatize the supply of services - which account for the majority of the economy across TiSA countries. The Market Access Negotiations document exposes part of the negotiating process, whereby one of the negotiating parties (the European Union) outlines its requests for a schedule of commitments from another of the parties (Turkey). The text dates from shortly before the 11th round of TiSA negotiations held 9-13 February 2015 in Geneva, Switzerland.