WTO members review six regional trade agreements

12 tháng 04. 2024

At the meeting of the Committee on Regional Trade Agreements (RTAs) on 8 April, WTO members considered six RTAs involving the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Australia, Colombia, the European Union, Japan, Pacific Island countries, Peru, the United Kingdom, and Viet Nam. Members furthermore discussed how to improve the functioning of the Committee.

China emphasises importance of ASEAN ties

12 tháng 04. 2024

2023 marked the fourth consecutive year of being each other's largest trading partners with the first two months of 2024 seeing trade between them reaching US$137.35 billion, an 8.1% increase from the previous year.

How China Duped RCEP For Dumping, Despite India Withdrawing From Trade Block – Analysis

12 tháng 04. 2024

With the launching  of RCEP (Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership), China made a bold entry into India, despite India withdrawing from the trade lock. This means, India failed to foil Chinese dumping of goods. China made a backdoor entry into India through ASEAN – a close trade ally of China, which holds a lion share in intra-RCEP trade. ASEAN accounted for one third of intra-RCEP trade.  

Indonesia ready to normalize ties with Israel as part of bid to join OECD – official

12 tháng 04. 2024

Head of economic forum said to broker deal that could see world’s largest Muslim nation establish relationship in exchange for Jerusalem smoothing way into developed countries club

Malaysia, Pakistan to strengthen trade ties

12 tháng 04. 2024

Malaysia and Pakistan have agreed to explore opportunities to strengthen ties between the two countries, especially in trade and investment, says Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.

PH eyes FTA with US on cyberspace, digital tech; trade deal with Japan

12 tháng 04. 2024

The Philippines is considering forging a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) with the United States (US) on cyberspace and digital technology, Philippine Ambassador to the US Jose Manuel Romualdez said Thursday.

12 tháng 04. 2024

Cambodia and the Republic of Korea (ROK) have discussed ways to additionally boost Korean investment in the Kingdom.

Vietnam, Laos sign new trade agreement

10 tháng 04. 2024

Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Hong Dien and Lao Minister of Industry and Commerce Malaithong Kommasith signed a new Vietnam-Laos trade agreement following their talks in Vientiane, Laos on April 8.