An international cargo ship arrives at the Port of Tokyo. Photo: AFPAn international cargo ship arrives at the Port of Tokyo. Photo: AFP
An international cargo ship arrives at the Port of Tokyo. Photo: AFP

Revised free trade deal between Japan and half of Asean goes into effect

  • The deal aimed at easing the cross-border flow of services and investment took effect for Japan, Laos, Myanmar, Singapore and Thailand
  • It builds upon an earlier agreement focused on eliminating tariffs on goods that entered into force in 2008.
Topic |   Japan
An international cargo ship arrives at the Port of Tokyo. Photo: AFPAn international cargo ship arrives at the Port of Tokyo. Photo: AFP
An international cargo ship arrives at the Port of Tokyo. Photo: AFP
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