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US and Pacific Rim countries at odds in heated trade meeting

  HANOI: Japan and other members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreed on Sunday (May 21) to pursue their trade deal without the United States as the Trump administration’s “America First” policy created tension at a meeting of Asia-Pacific countries. Turmoil over global trade negotiations was laid bare at a meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum, which failed to ...

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

HANOI: Japan and other remaining members of the Trans Pacific Partnership will this weekend decide how to revive the trade agreement ditched by U.S. President Donald Trump. Their trade ministers will talk on the sidelines of an Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meeting in Hanoi, Vietnam, where newly appointed U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer is also due to give more detail ...

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