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negotiation

(ne-go?she-a'shun) [L. negotium, business]
A form of conflict resolution in which two or more parties discuss their differences in the hope of reaching a mutually acceptable conclusion. See: alternative dispute resolution; conflict resolution
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We have always been at the mercy of what the EU negotiators are willing to give us, as they simply do not want us to leave the EU and are doing what they can to prevent it, which includes making it as difficult as possible for our own negotiators.
How was meeting Laurent Combalbert, the real-life crisis negotiator who inspired the drama?
The EU Chief Negotiator for investment protection, Maria Martin-Prat, met with the new Japanese Chief Negotiator, the Deputy Assistant Minister, Teiji Hayashi, from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, following discussions at technical level, to continue negotiations on investment protection standards and dispute resolution.
Bello III, the designated government negotiator, pointed at the unissued written executive order that would officially tag anew as terrorists the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) and its armed wing, the New People's Army (NPA), from Malacanang as 'good for the peace process.'
"David Davis, Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, and Michel Barnier, the European Commission's Chief Negotiator, agreed today to launch Article 50 negotiations on Monday, 19 June," the statement read.
The negotiator needs to go over some case-studies to survey the comparative outcomes by other negotiators for similar issues.
The impending resumption of the talks follows a several-years hiatus caused by disagreements over the matter of the release of peace negotiators from the custody of the government.
"Bilateral talks will be held between the delegations of Iran and some G5+1 member states at the level of deput chief negotiators this week and before the start of the next round of the negotiations between Tehran and the six world powers in Vienna on June 16-20," Araqchi, who is also Iran's deputy chief negotiator in the nuclear talks with the sextet, told FNA today.
As yet unobserved in the context of mediation, we hypothesized that imitation and similarity, activated by a mediator, could facilitate agreement between negotiators by increasing their perception of a climate of trust.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The Turkish Cypriot negotiator in UN-backed talks on the reunification of Cyprus left the island on Wednesday for long-awaited talks on Thursday in the Greek capital of Athens.
Iranian negotiators halted nuclear talks with major powers to return to Tehran for consultations Thursday after Washington blacklisted a dozen companies and individuals for evading US sanctions, state media reported.