Hong Kong is keen to join the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, signed by China and 14 other Asia-Pacific economies. Photo: Sun Yeung Hong Kong is keen to join the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, signed by China and 14 other Asia-Pacific economies. Photo: Sun Yeung
Hong Kong is keen to join the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, signed by China and 14 other Asia-Pacific economies. Photo: Sun Yeung

Asean has no reason to stop Hong Kong joining world’s biggest free-trade pact, says director of bloc’s secretariat

  • As member of 15-nation trade powerhouse, city would ensure smoother regional flow of goods and services, says a secretariat director at Association of Southeast Asian Nations
  • Hong Kong officials have made clear their hopes of joining the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership

Topic |   RCEP
Hong Kong is keen to join the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, signed by China and 14 other Asia-Pacific economies. Photo: Sun Yeung Hong Kong is keen to join the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, signed by China and 14 other Asia-Pacific economies. Photo: Sun Yeung
Hong Kong is keen to join the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, signed by China and 14 other Asia-Pacific economies. Photo: Sun Yeung
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