US senators appeared amenable to re-engaging with members of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership. Photo: AP US senators appeared amenable to re-engaging with members of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership. Photo: AP
US senators appeared amenable to re-engaging with members of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership. Photo: AP

US lawmakers seem open to narrower Asian trade pact in wake of TPP failure

  • At subcommittee hearing, senators are urged to consider a scaled-down pact focusing on digital trade
  • ‘We need to be strategic and to work cooperatively with our allies. This is especially true in the Asian-Pacific region’

Topic |   US-China trade war
US senators appeared amenable to re-engaging with members of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership. Photo: AP US senators appeared amenable to re-engaging with members of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership. Photo: AP
US senators appeared amenable to re-engaging with members of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership. Photo: AP
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