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  1. Overcast skyline in Singapore

    Commentary: Can the RCEP save the Singapore economy?

    While the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership is unlikely to add to Singapore’s trade numbers in the short term, it will be a boon for the ...
  2. Delegates had hoped to sign the world's biggest trade deal on the sidelines of the ASEAN summit

    Commentary: India's RCEP exit is a setback, but not a disaster

    With an India–China deadlock out of the way, the path to finalise the historic regional trade agreement is clear, says the Perth USAsia Centre's ...
  3. PM Lee Hsien Loong and PM Narendra Modi at the ASEAN Summit

    Commentary: Why India walked away from Asia’s mega free trade deal

    Fears of predatory trade practices and the lack of competitive export-oriented industries have driven India to opt out of the RCEP, says Sreeram ...
  4. Special lunch on sustainable development on the sidelines of the ASEAN summit in Bangkok

    India rejects Asia-wide trade deal, as others move ahead

    Fifteen Asian countries agreed terms on Monday for what could be the world's biggest trade pact, they said in a statement, but India delayed its ...