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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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Sneakers show limits of trade policy in reviving jobs for Trump

By Timothy Aeppel & Mai Nguyen (Reuters) – American companies from appliance makers to auto parts suppliers have lined up to offer a quiet caution to President-elect Donald Trump as…

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Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal signed, but years of negotiations still to come

By Rebecca Howard WELLINGTON (Reuters) – The Trans-Pacific Partnership, one of the world's biggest multinational trade deals, was signed by 12 member nations on Thursday in New Zealand, yet the…

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Obama likely to discuss TPP, Puerto Rico with Republican leaders: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama is likely to discuss a range of issues from international trade to Puerto Rico's fiscal crisis when he meets with House Speaker Paul Ryan…

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U.S. car makers count among Pacific trade pact skeptics

By Krista Hughes WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. auto makers are unlikely to win a much bigger share of the Japanese vehicle market despite a bid to break down trade barriers…

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US eyes food exports to growing Asia under TPP trade pact

TOKYO (AP) — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack defended Friday a recently agreed-to 12-nation Pacific trade pact, saying the Trans-Pacific Partnership would provide a counterbalance to China's growing influence in…

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Critics slam fine print in newly released Trans-Pacific Partnership text

Opponents of the Trans-Pacific Partnership came out swinging on Thursday after the full text of the trade agreement, negotiated in secrecy over five years, was finally released. Many have challenged the new Liberal…

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White House set to notify Congress about TPP, start 90-day clock: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House is likely to formally notify Congress on Thursday that President Barack Obama intends to sign the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a senior administration official said….

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China-backed trade pact playing catch-up after U.S.-led TPP deal

By Jack Kim SEOUL (Reuters) – Left outside the U.S.-backed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade pact struck last week, China & India approach this week's talks for a huge Asia-wide equivalent…

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China calm over TPP isolation as it pursues regional deals

Beijing (AFP) – A new US-led Pacific trade pact that pointedly excludes China could see it lose influence & key export markets, yet observers say the web of bilateral deals…

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