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Thailand’s CP Foods to set up $200 million Vietnam export hub

Thai agricultural conglomerate CP Foods will invest $200 million to create an export hub in Vietnam to take advantage of its TPP membership. 

Japan, Vietnam urge US to rejoin Pacific trade deal

Japan and Vietnam on Thursday urged the United States to rejoin a sprawling Pacific trade deal.

Canada wants Pacific trade pact ratified fast amid Trump spat: minister

The TPP would take effect 60 days after its ratification by six of the 11 countries involved.
June 12, 2018 | 09:09 am GMT+7

Malaysia PM urges TPP 'renegotiation'

'Infant nations' need to have some privileges, some protection for themselves, says Mahathir Mohamad.
June 11, 2018 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

Trump says US could rejoin TPP if deal improved. How hard would it be?

A look at the negotiations and conditions required for U.S. to come back to the trade pact.
April 17, 2018 | 09:39 am GMT+7

'No appetite' for major TPP changes to accommodate US: Australia

'I can't see us unpicking all the stitching that brought this deal together to accommodate the U.S. at this point.'
April 15, 2018 | 10:18 am GMT+7

Pacific trade deal to boost Vietnam's economy, drive reforms: World Bank

Textiles, footwear and beverages are expected to enjoy a boost thanks to lower tariffs.
March 09, 2018 | 05:25 pm GMT+7

Asia-Pacific nations sign sweeping trade deal without US

The CPTPP will reduce tariffs in countries that together amount to more than 13 percent of the global economy.
March 09, 2018 | 07:39 am GMT+7

11 Pacific trade pact countries go it alone without US

The deal, set to be sealed on Thursday, is seen by some members as striking a blow against protectionism.
March 06, 2018 | 10:20 pm GMT+7

Trump, Australia's Turnbull seek common ground on trade, China

Trump continues to prefer bilateral trade deals to pacts like the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
February 24, 2018 | 08:57 pm GMT+7

Final version of Trans-Pacific trade deal released, rules pushed by US on ice

The 11 remaining nations including Vietnam have suspended many controversial provisions and are expected to sign the deal on March 8.
February 21, 2018 | 11:19 am GMT+7

New Zealand pushes for text of reinvigorated Trans-Pacific trade pact to go public this week

New Zealand Prime Minister said her government had become frustrated as the release had been held up because of translation issues.
February 20, 2018 | 02:17 pm GMT+7

Trump in Davos: US would consider remaining in TPP

'I would do TPP if we made a much better deal than we had.' Trump told CNBC from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. ​
January 26, 2018 | 10:55 am GMT+7

TPP to be signed in March, without the US

Eleven countries will sign the CPTPP pact, Japan confirmed, a move that would be an 'engine to overcome protectionism.' 
January 23, 2018 | 05:20 pm GMT+7

Vietnam, TPP members to sign trans-Pacific trade pact in March: Kyodo

Trade officials from the remaining 11 countries have been meeting in Tokyo to try to resolve rifts
January 23, 2018 | 04:17 pm GMT+7
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