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Compelling Vietnam: Foreign investors unfazed by Trump's trade deal rebuff

Vietnam has been a big winner as Chinese manufacturing costs have risen and China itself is now one of the three biggest investors in Vietnam.

Vietnam, Japan sign deals worth $22 billion

The deals were signed at a 'historic' business conference attended by record number of Vietnamese and Japanese ...

Trump's best option in the Asia Pacific

'Even if jobs leave China, they are as likely to go to Vietnam or Indonesia as they are to go to Ohio.'
May 26, 2017 | 08:48 am GMT+7

What a Trans-Pacific trade deal without the US would look like

Data suggests it will be a lot less ambitious, if TPP-11 becomes a reality for Vietnam and other regional economies.
May 23, 2017 | 02:58 pm GMT+7

In Vietnam, China's favored trade deal in focus at Asian meeting

The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership 'is the biggest trade agreement being negotiated at the moment.'
May 22, 2017 | 12:07 pm GMT+7

Trump's new trade rep Lighthizer struggles to win over Asian partners

Lighthizer said that U.S. steps to create free and fair trade were being confused with protectionism.
May 22, 2017 | 08:07 am GMT+7

US and Pacific Rim countries at odds in heated trade meeting in Vietnam

One of the biggest challenges is keeping on board Vietnam and Malaysia, which promised to make major reforms.
May 21, 2017 | 05:16 pm GMT+7

US trade rep says no return to TPP deal and wants bilateral deals in Asia

'The U.S. pulled out of the TPP and it's not going to change that decision. That does not mean we will not engage in this region.'
May 21, 2017 | 04:05 pm GMT+7

In Vietnam, Asia-Pacific officials put Trump's trade turmoil center stage

Regional leaders gather in the biggest trade meeting since Trump took office, with Japan leading efforts to revive Trans-Pacific deal.
May 20, 2017 | 12:19 pm GMT+7

TPP trade deal members seek to move ahead without US

Vietnam would want to renegotiate requirements in areas like labor reform and intellectual property rights if TPP were to continue without the U.S.
May 19, 2017 | 03:25 pm GMT+7

New Zealand optimistic of reviving TPP trade deal

New Zealand will be trying to win over other members this weekend when TPP ministers get together in Hanoi on the sidelines of an APEC meeting.
May 19, 2017 | 09:34 am GMT+7

Trade pact dumped by Trump could be revived at Asia-Pacific meeting

Support has built among the so-called TPP-11 for pushing ahead without the United States.
May 17, 2017 | 04:23 pm GMT+7

Japan's Abe reaffirms conviction that TPP benefits Asia-Pacific

TPP is not losing momentum, Abe says.
May 17, 2017 | 08:13 am GMT+7

TPP members to meet in Vietnam to discuss trade deal future without US

Signatory countries have been holding talks in Toronto this week and are set for further talks at an APEC summit in Hanoi this month.
May 03, 2017 | 03:43 pm GMT+7

Mexico says TPP might still be implemented without US

'A TPP 11 instead of 12,'  Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said. 
April 19, 2017 | 09:21 am GMT+7