Japan and U.S. officials hold talks to advance trade negotiations

Business Jun 11, 2019

Japan and U.S. officials hold talks to advance trade negotiations

Officials from Japan and the United States started a two-day meeting Monday in Washington to advance negotiations for a bilateral trade agreement. The working-level meeting comes ahead of talks Thursday in the U.S. capital between Japanese economic revitalization minister Toshimitsu Motegi and U.S. Trade Representative ...

Abe and Canada's Justin Trudeau extol TPP trade pact without U.S.

Business Apr 29, 2019

Abe and Canada's Justin Trudeau extol TPP trade pact without U.S.

Canadian and Japanese leaders on Sunday jointly trumpeted a rebooted Pacific trade pact that came into effect at the start of the year, without the United States. The Trans-Pacific Partnership (or CPTPP) removed trade barriers among 11 nations representing nearly 500 million consumers in the ...