Asian integration step forward with RCEP - THE EDGE SINGAPORE


Asian integration step forward with RCEP

Like many Asean initiatives, RCEP appears to lack sizeable and immediate impact. But it would be wrong to underplay its impact.

Global Economy

As Trump upends trade flows, no benefit felt yet from shift in global supply chains

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US-China trade war

China gives clear warning to the US

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SE Asian economies

Asian stocks skid to six-and-a-half-month lows as Sino-US trade row shakes markets

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