Congressional group vows to boost ties with Japan despite TPP exit

Mar 28, 2017

Congressional group vows to boost ties with Japan despite TPP exit

A leader of a U.S. congressional group dedicated to promoting relations with Japan on Monday voiced eagerness to boost bilateral economic ties despite Washington's withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade deal. "Whatever happens with (a possible Japan-U.S. trade deal), we want to make sure ...

Mar 13, 2017

China says Pacific trade meeting with Chile not about TPP

China said Monday that a meeting in Chile to discuss a possible regional Pacific trade deal is not strictly about the languishing Trans-Pacific Partnership, as China tries to distance itself from one-time U.S.-led trade pact. Representatives from 12 countries that formed the TPP, plus China ...