Japan pushes Asia economies to discuss trade pact amid rising protectionism

Members of the RCEP initiative, launched in 2013, however still struggle with issues including tariffs, trade in services and investment rules, as well as protection for intellectual property rights. Japan is also cautious about China’s influence.
( read original story …)


Related Post

Nikkei rises to near 2-week high before holiday as...
views 252
TOKYO, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei share ave...
Japan defense industry needs security boost
views 249
There is, however, one big step still to come. Tha...
Osaka: Man shot by officer in Miyakojima Ward had ...
views 162
OSAKA (TR) – Investigative sources revealed on Tue...
British beef and lamb will be sold in Japan after ...
views 29
He said: “It is great news that British beef and l...
Light earthquake: M4.3 quake has struck near Namie...
views 133
A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struc...
Hurricane Maria deals Puerto Rico’s fragile ...
views 221
He has roughly $16,000-worth of perishable goods s...
Japan Toughens Oversight, Penalizes Cryptocurrency...
views 141
Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA ... Coinche...
Mizuho Eyes $11 Trillion Held by Japan’s Rich Elde...
views 94
Mizuho Financial Group Inc.’s trust banking arm ha...
Japanese reporter dies after working 159 hours ove...
views 211
A JAPANESE journalist died from overwork after clo...
Japan PM Shinzo Abe: 'I have great confidence...
views 247
Media captionSpeaking through a translator Mr Abe ...