Indian Trade Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (centre) listens during the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership ministerial meeting in Hanoi on Monday. Photo: Associated Press
Indian Trade Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (centre) listens during the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership ministerial meeting in Hanoi on Monday. Photo: Associated Press
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update | Divisions emerge in Asia over China-backed trade pact

Officials hope negotiations on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership will end this year, but disagreements remain on several issues, including tariffs

Indian Trade Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (centre) listens during the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership ministerial meeting in Hanoi on Monday. Photo: Associated Press
Indian Trade Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (centre) listens during the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership ministerial meeting in Hanoi on Monday. Photo: Associated Press
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