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Japan and U.S. to 'move rapidly' on trade deal, ambassador says

May 15, 2018

Japan and U.S. to 'move rapidly' on trade deal, ambassador says

The United States and Japan will "move rapidly" to get a trade deal under a new framework aimed at intensifying bilateral trade consultations, U.S. Ambassador William Hagerty said, keeping pressure on Tokyo to open up protected markets such as agriculture. President Donald Trump and Prime ...

Apr 13, 2018

Japan may sign EPA with EU in Brussels in mid-July

Japan and the European Union are in talks on holding a signing ceremony in Brussels in mid-July for an economic partnership agreement to facilitate free trade, according to an EU source. The two sides are considering arranging a summit in the Belgian capital on July ...