A boat sails past a container port terminal in Singapore. Photo: AFP

Long-debated Singapore-EU free-trade pact to take effect on November 21

  • Announcement marks a victory for export-reliant Singapore, which becomes the first Southeast Asian nation to conclude a free-trade deal with the EU
  • Negotiators settled on the date of effect seven years after the two sides reached a commercial deal
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A boat sails past a container port terminal in Singapore. Photo: AFP
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