Comprehensive Economic Partnership

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Business Standard India
The wood or the trees?as being uniquely obstructionist in forums for global as well as regional trade
The wood or the trees?
Business Standard India / Posted 18 hours ago
as being uniquely obstructionist in forums for global as well as regional trade negotiations (e.g. the proposed Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership pact among the leading economies of Australasia). The ministry is also seen as dragging... Read more
18h
OregonLive.com
The TPP would let America, not China, lead the way on global trade: Barack Obamagoods at risk. This past week, China and 15 other nations met in Australia wit
The TPP would let America, not China, lead the way on global trade: Barack Obama
OregonLive.com / Posted 18 hours ago
goods at risk. This past week, China and 15 other nations met in Australia with a goal of getting their deal, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, done before the end of this year. That trade deal won't prevent unfair competition among... Read more
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21h
The Economic Times
Parliamentary panel asks govt to review trade pacts with Japan, Koreawhich was tabled in Parliament today, said that as per the demand of Steel Mini
Parliamentary panel asks govt to review trade pacts with Japan, Korea
The Economic Times / Posted 21 hours ago
which was tabled in Parliament today, said that as per the demand of Steel Ministry, certain other measures like review of Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) with Japan and Korea is required as this agreement has resulted in huge... Read more
23h
New Kerala
Our rules, not China's, TPP would let America lead the way: newkerala.com #58319expense, putting American jobs, businesses and goods at risk." China is advoca
Our rules, not China's, TPP would let America lead the way: newkerala.com #58319
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
expense, putting American jobs, businesses and goods at risk." China is advocating an alternative treaty called Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), which includes some of America's closest allies in the region like Australia,... Read more
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Reuters
Obama says Chinese-led trade deal shows need for TPP: Washington PostAmerican jobs, businesses and goods at risk," Obama said in the piece. Obama w
Obama says Chinese-led trade deal shows need for TPP: Washington Post
Reuters / Posted yesterday
American jobs, businesses and goods at risk," Obama said in the piece. Obama was referring to the 16-member Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, or RCEP, and noted that China was seeking to finalize the deal by the end of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Obama says Chinese-led trade deal shows need for TPPAmerican jobs, businesses and goods at risk," Obama said in the piece. Obama w
Obama says Chinese-led trade deal shows need for TPP
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
American jobs, businesses and goods at risk," Obama said in the piece. Obama was referring to the 16-member Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, or RCEP, and noted that China was seeking to finalize the deal by the end of the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
PM's Speech to NZ Institute of International AffairsChina and we’re in negotiations with the EU and the Gulf States as well as with
PM's Speech to NZ Institute of International Affairs
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
China and we’re in negotiations with the EU and the Gulf States as well as with the other nations involved in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership talks.It’s worth reminding ourselves that 99.9 per cent of our potential customers live... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Obama pushes for TPP trade pactAmerican jobs, businesses and goods at risk,' Obama said in the piece. Obama w
Obama pushes for TPP trade pact
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
American jobs, businesses and goods at risk,' Obama said in the piece. Obama was referring to the 16-member Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, or RCEP, and noted that China was seeking to finalise the deal by the end of the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Obama says Chinese-led trade deal shows need for TPPAmerican jobs, businesses and goods at risk,” Obama said in the piece. Obama w
Obama says Chinese-led trade deal shows need for TPP
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
American jobs, businesses and goods at risk,” Obama said in the piece. Obama was referring to the 16-member Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, or RCEP, and noted that China was seeking to finalize the deal by the end of the... Read more
1d
The Hill
President Obama is urging Congress to pass TPPwe hear a lot about on the campaign trail these days: China.” China is moving
President Obama is urging Congress to pass TPP
The Hill / Posted yesterday
we hear a lot about on the campaign trail these days: China.” China is moving forward on the trade front with the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, which Beijing and 15 other nations are aiming to complete by the end of the year. U.S.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Barack Obama op-ed: The TPP would let America, not China, lead the way on global tradegoods at risk. This past week, China and 15 other nations met in Australia wit
Barack Obama op-ed: The TPP would let America, not China, lead the way on global trade
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
goods at risk. This past week, China and 15 other nations met in Australia with a goal of getting their deal, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, done before the end of this year. That trade deal won't prevent unfair competition among... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Obama says Chinese-led trade deal shows need for TPP - Washington PostAmerican jobs, businesses and goods at risk," Obama said in an opinion piece pu
Obama says Chinese-led trade deal shows need for TPP - Washington Post
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
American jobs, businesses and goods at risk," Obama said in an opinion piece published on the website of the Washington Post, referring to the 16-member Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership. (Reporting by Roberta Rampton; Editing by Tom Bro... Read more
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The Star
Obama says Chinese-led trade deal shows need for TPP - Washington PostAmerican jobs, businesses and goods at risk," Obama said in an opinion piece pu
Obama says Chinese-led trade deal shows need for TPP - Washington Post
The Star / Posted yesterday
American jobs, businesses and goods at risk," Obama said in an opinion piece published on the website of the Washington Post, referring to the 16-member Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership. (Reporting by Roberta Rampton; Editing by Tom Bro... Read more
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2d
dna
India has clear picture of trade path, not aimless: Nirmala SitharamanCountries (RIS), a Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) think-tank. Speaking abo
India has clear picture of trade path, not aimless: Nirmala Sitharaman
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Countries (RIS), a Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) think-tank. Speaking about the crucial 16-country Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership again, she reiterated that India was not being an obstructionist in the pact, she said.... Read more
2d
The Hindu
Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman complains of ‘sledging’ in FTA talksin services and investment. Talks are under way for FTAs with Australia, Europ
Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman complains of ‘sledging’ in FTA talks
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
in services and investment. Talks are under way for FTAs with Australia, European Union, as well as for the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership or RCEP among 16 Asia-Pacific nations, including India. Owing to its strength in services... Read more
2d
The Economic Times
India not aimless on trade agenda: Nirmala SitharamanSubramanian termed India's trade policy as ambivalent. She said India is not a
India not aimless on trade agenda: Nirmala Sitharaman
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
Subramanian termed India's trade policy as ambivalent. She said India is not an obstructionist in the 16-country Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), but will not yield on the offers it has made for opening up goods and services in... Read more
2d
The Hindu
Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman complains of ‘sledging’ in FTA talksin services and investment. Talks are under way for FTAs with Australia, Europ
Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman complains of ‘sledging’ in FTA talks
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
in services and investment. Talks are under way for FTAs with Australia, European Union, as well as for the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership or RCEP among 16 Asia-Pacific nations, including India. Owing to its strength in services... Read more
3d
The New Zealand Herald
John Key to meet with French Prime Ministeras trying to get a bilateral free trade agreement New Zealand and India are amo
John Key to meet with French Prime Minister
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
as trying to get a bilateral free trade agreement New Zealand and India are among the 16 countries negotiating the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) - an agreement including the 10 ASEAN countries as well as China, Korea, Japan,... Read more
4d
The Financial Express
Don’t listen to the IT giantsbut unmistakably backed by their government — that India reverse a course conve
Don’t listen to the IT giants
The Financial Express / Posted 4 days ago
but unmistakably backed by their government — that India reverse a course converging with the US’s own. In the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) negotiations, too, Indian efforts to implement its own longstanding patent law,... Read more
4d
The Hindu
Don’t cut CBU tariffs to sign FTAs: automakerstariffs on Completely Built Units (CBU) for finalising Free Trade Agreements (F
Don’t cut CBU tariffs to sign FTAs: automakers
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
tariffs on Completely Built Units (CBU) for finalising Free Trade Agreements (FTA) with European Union and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP)-member countries. Cutting tariffs on CBU (or fully assembled automobiles) will... Read more
5d
New Zealand's National Business Review
China-led pan-Asia free trade grouping to meet in NZNew Zealand will host the 13th round of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Par
China-led pan-Asia free trade grouping to meet in NZ
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 5 days ago
New Zealand will host the 13th round of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), a China-led trade initiative for most Asian countries, including India. Trade Minister Todd McClay says the talks will be held in Auckland from June... Read more
5d
Scoop.co.nz
NZ to host RCEP negotiating round in Aucklandround in AucklandTrade Minister Todd McClay confirmed today New Zealand will ho
NZ to host RCEP negotiating round in Auckland
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
round in AucklandTrade Minister Todd McClay confirmed today New Zealand will host the 13th round of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) trade negotiation in Auckland from 12-18 June 2016.“RCEP aims to broaden and deepen... Read more
5d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Optimism about grain export relationships as RCEP talks get underwaynon-tariff barriers with key customers such as India, China, Japan and South Ko
Optimism about grain export relationships as RCEP talks get underway
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
non-tariff barriers with key customers such as India, China, Japan and South Korea. This is all part of the 13th Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) conference, which is trying to improve trade agreements between 16 Asian... Read more
6d
Scoop.co.nz
INZBC and NZIRI co-hosts public lectures focussing on TPPwith regards to APEC and more recently TPP. The TPP will certainly affect India
INZBC and NZIRI co-hosts public lectures focussing on TPP
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
with regards to APEC and more recently TPP. The TPP will certainly affect India’s export market. The RCEP (Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership) in which a number of TPP countries are participation, could be an “answer” for India’s... Read more
6d
Scoop.co.nz
Todd McClay: Address to Auckland Chamber of Commerceof negotiations.Considerable work remains on the other big mega-regional agreem
Todd McClay: Address to Auckland Chamber of Commerce
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
of negotiations.Considerable work remains on the other big mega-regional agreement we are involved with – the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (or RCEP), but we are committed to an ambitious outcome. I was in China last week with the... Read more
6d
Business Standard India
Rajeev Kher: A trade policy agenda for India - Imarket; third, expand in growing markets such as Africa, Latin America, Eurasia
Rajeev Kher: A trade policy agenda for India - I
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
market; third, expand in growing markets such as Africa, Latin America, Eurasia; fourth, strategise focus through Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) on China; fifth, pursue a policy of seamless South Asia to encourage production... Read more
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The Hindu
Everything can wait, not Indian mangoes: EnvoyCho Hyun has said that he would resolve the mango import issue with India at th
Everything can wait, not Indian mangoes: Envoy
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
Cho Hyun has said that he would resolve the mango import issue with India at the time of negotiations for upgrading the Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA). “All else can wait but not Indian mangoes,” said the South Korean... Read more
9d
Business Standard India
Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership: Trade pact battle likely to continueAustralia, Japan & South Korea want more tariff reduction, market access; India
Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership: Trade pact battle likely to continue
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
Australia, Japan & South Korea want more tariff reduction, market access; India remains cautious over agriculture interestsAustralia, Japan & South Korea want more... Read more
11d
The Hindu
RCEP draft moots tough curbs on cheap medicinesNext round of trade talks in Australia between April 23-29 A leaked chapter of
RCEP draft moots tough curbs on cheap medicines
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
Next round of trade talks in Australia between April 23-29 A leaked chapter of the draft Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement being negotiated by 16 countries — 10 member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations... Read more
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12d
AllAfrica.com
Access Campaign - New Threat Against Affordable Medicines in Trade Negotiations With India and Aseanmedicines could be severely restricted for millions of people around the world
Access Campaign - New Threat Against Affordable Medicines in Trade Negotiations With India and Asean
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
medicines could be severely restricted for millions of people around the world under the current proposals in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) trade agreement, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) warned today. MSF sounded the alarm... Read more
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12d
CommonDreams.org
MSF Concerned About New Threat to Affordable Medicines in Trade Negotiations with India and ASEANNEW YORK/NEW DELHI/GENEVA - In advance of the next round of the Regional Compre
MSF Concerned About New Threat to Affordable Medicines in Trade Negotiations with India and ASEAN
CommonDreams.org / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK/NEW DELHI/GENEVA - In advance of the next round of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) negotiations starting in Perth, Australia, this Sunday, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without... Read more
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12d
Herald Sun
Indonesia hopes for EU trade dealdiscussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterda
Indonesia hopes for EU trade deal
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
discussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterday ... preparatory discussions for a comprehensive economic partnership agreement and that's good news both for Indonesia and the European Union," Juncker told a... Read more
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Weekly Times
Indonesia hopes for EU trade dealdiscussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterda
Indonesia hopes for EU trade deal
Weekly Times / Posted 12 days ago
discussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterday ... preparatory discussions for a comprehensive economic partnership agreement and that's good news both for Indonesia and the European Union," Juncker told a... Read more
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12d
The Courier Mail
Indonesia hopes for EU trade dealdiscussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterda
Indonesia hopes for EU trade deal
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
discussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterday ... preparatory discussions for a comprehensive economic partnership agreement and that's good news both for Indonesia and the European Union," Juncker told a... Read more
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News.com.au
Indonesia hopes for EU trade dealdiscussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterda
Indonesia hopes for EU trade deal
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
discussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterday ... preparatory discussions for a comprehensive economic partnership agreement and that's good news both for Indonesia and the European Union," Juncker told a... Read more
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Perth Now
Indonesia hopes for EU trade dealdiscussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterda
Indonesia hopes for EU trade deal
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
discussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterday ... preparatory discussions for a comprehensive economic partnership agreement and that's good news both for Indonesia and the European Union," Juncker told a... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Indonesia hopes for EU trade dealdiscussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterda
Indonesia hopes for EU trade deal
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
discussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterday ... preparatory discussions for a comprehensive economic partnership agreement and that's good news both for Indonesia and the European Union," Juncker told a... Read more
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12d
Channel NewsAsia
Indonesia hopes for EU trade deal, including Britainin discussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yeste
Indonesia hopes for EU trade deal, including Britain
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
in discussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterday ... preparatory discussions for a comprehensive economic partnership agreement and that's good news both for Indonesia and the European Union," Juncker told a... Read more
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12d
The Star
Indonesia says hopes Britain stays in EU, looks for trade dealin discussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yeste
Indonesia says hopes Britain stays in EU, looks for trade deal
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
in discussions with Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "We have concluded yesterday... preparatory discussions for a comprehensive economic partnership agreement and that's good news both for Indonesia and the European Union," Juncker told a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indonesia says hopes Britain stays in EU, looks for trade dealcould see negotiations on a free trade deal start soon. "We have concluded yes
Indonesia says hopes Britain stays in EU, looks for trade deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
could see negotiations on a free trade deal start soon. "We have concluded yesterday (...) preparative discussions for a comprehensive economic partnership agreement and that's good news both for Indonesia and the European Union and we will soon... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
China, India show their hands on investor access in trade talksfor investment access for the first time from a number of Asian nations, includ
China, India show their hands on investor access in trade talks
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 13 days ago
for investment access for the first time from a number of Asian nations, including China, in negotiations for the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP). The 12th round of negotiations on RCEP, seen as a China-backed counterweight to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Next round of RCEP talks from April 24 in Australia: Nirmala Sitharamanare happening in detail. India participating in the next round beginning April
Next round of RCEP talks from April 24 in Australia: Nirmala Sitharaman
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
are happening in detail. India participating in the next round beginning April 24," she said in a tweet. The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is a mega trade deal which aims to cover goods, services, investments, economic and... Read more
14d
The Hindu
Nirmala Sitharaman speaks on JNU, FTA and RBIinteraction organised by the RIS on plurilateral agreement and other economic g
Nirmala Sitharaman speaks on JNU, FTA and RBI
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
interaction organised by the RIS on plurilateral agreement and other economic groupings, where we said that if the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) does not appear to be moving faster it is because the offer list that we provided... Read more
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New Kerala
India remains part of Asean-led trade pact talks: newkerala.com #51830"The RCEP negotiations are happening in detail," Sitharaman said in a tweet on
India remains part of Asean-led trade pact talks: newkerala.com #51830
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
"The RCEP negotiations are happening in detail," Sitharaman said in a tweet on Wednesday morning, referring to the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) proposed between the 10 Asean members with six countries -- Australia, China,... Read more
14d
dna
India very much part of RCEP talks, Nirmala Sitharaman rebuffsUnion Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has iterated that India is still very much a
India very much part of RCEP talks, Nirmala Sitharaman rebuffs
dna / Posted 14 days ago
Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has iterated that India is still very much a part of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) talks, rubbishing a media report which suggested that the country had been asked to either agree to remove... Read more
14d
The Hindu
Trading bloc to India: Cut tariffs or exit FTA talkson most products quickly or leave the talks on the proposed Free Trade Agreemen
Trading bloc to India: Cut tariffs or exit FTA talks
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
on most products quickly or leave the talks on the proposed Free Trade Agreement (FTA), being negotiated by the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, the trading bloc comprising 16 Asia-Pacific countries. Sources in two ministries told... Read more
14d
The Hindu
Rajan’s choice of words could have been better: Nirmala SitharamanFTAs and plurilateral agreements had been discussed with stakeholders. “We sai
Rajan’s choice of words could have been better: Nirmala Sitharaman
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
FTAs and plurilateral agreements had been discussed with stakeholders. “We said that if say, the progress on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership [RCEP] FTA is not fast, it is also due to the offer list that we provided cannot be more... Read more
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The Hindu
Rajan’s choice of words could have been better: Nirmala SitharamanFTAs and plurilateral agreements had been discussed with stakeholders. “We sai
Rajan’s choice of words could have been better: Nirmala Sitharaman
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
FTAs and plurilateral agreements had been discussed with stakeholders. “We said that if say, the progress on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership [RCEP] FTA is not fast, it is also due to the offer list that we provided cannot be more... Read more
11 related stories
14d
The Hindu
Nirmala Sitharaman speaks on JNU, FTA and RBIinteraction organised by the RIS on plurilateral agreement and other economic g
Nirmala Sitharaman speaks on JNU, FTA and RBI
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
interaction organised by the RIS on plurilateral agreement and other economic groupings, where we said that if the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) does not appear to be moving faster it is because the offer list that we provided... Read more
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The Star
China investments to lift Malaysia’s outlooklargest trading partner in Asean since 2008. The establishment of the Asean Eco
China investments to lift Malaysia’s outlook
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
largest trading partner in Asean since 2008. The establishment of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), which is being negotiated between Asean and its FTA partners (China, India and... Read more
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