You are here: Home » Reuters » News
Business Standard

TPP trade deal talks reach critical point at Asia-Pacific summit

Reuters  |  DANANG, Vietnam 

By Mai NguyenDANANG, Vietnam (Reuters) - Talks on pushing ahead the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal without the United States reached a critical point on Thursday as ministers from the 11 countries discussed a proposed agreement in principle.Talks on the TPP, ditched by U.S. President Donald Trump in one of his first acts in office, have been held on the sidelines of Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meetings in the Vietnamese resort of Danang.Clear agreement on proceeding without the United States would be a boost for the principle of multilateral free trade pacts over the ...

This article is no longer available in our repository.

There could be multiple reasons for this.

First Published: Thu, November 09 2017. 16:37 IST