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Push to save Pacific Rim trade deal after US exits TPP pact

SYDNEY (AP) — Several countries expressed hope Tuesday that the Trans-Pacific Partnership could be salvaged, after President Donald Trump's decision on a U.S. withdrawal from the trade pact left its…

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Pacific Rim nations sign giant trade deal amid protests

Auckland (AFP) – The US-led Trans-Pacific Partnership, one of the biggest trade deals in history, was signed in New Zealand on Thursday as protestors demonstrated over fears for jobs &…

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Pacific Rim trade pact praised, panned as proposed deal faces uphill battle in to Congress

MANILA, Philippines – The Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal between the U.S. & 11 other Pacific nations is drawing potential new members from Asia & criticism from those excluded, as it…

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United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries reach a sweeping and controversial trade deal

WASHINGTON – The United States & 11 other Pacific Rim countries reached a contentious trade pact Monday that cuts trade barriers, sets labour & environmental standards & protects multinational corporations'…

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United States, 11 Pacific Rim countries reach trade deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Having hammered out an ambitious trade deal with 11 Pacific Rim countries, the Obama administration now faces a potentially tougher task: selling the deal to a skeptical…

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Pacific Rim nations close in on a landmark trade deal

ATLANTA (Reuters) – Pacific trade ministers are optimistic of closing a sweeping Pacific Rim trade deal after progress on Friday on hurdles involving autos, dairy products & intellectual property protections…

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Pacific Rim free trade talks fall short of deal

By Ami Miyazaki & Krista Hughes LAHAINA, Hawaii (Reuters) – Pacific Rim trade ministers failed to clinch a deal on Friday to free up trade between a dozen nations after…

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Pacific trade ministers fail to reach deal in Hawaii talks

LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Trade ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations failed to reach a deal on a new trade agreement that would cover nearly 40 percent of the…

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Pacific trade ministers wrapping up talks at Hawaii resort

LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations meeting at a Hawaii resort Friday were wrapping up four days of talks on a new trade agreement that…

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No final deal in Pacific trade talks: negotiators

Washington (AFP) – Delegates negotiating a huge Pacific free-trade agreement said they have failed to reach a final deal after several days of intense talks in Hawaii, in a setback…

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