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Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership


RCEP signatories ready for negotiations once India gives written request to join pact

November 15, 2020 7:32 pm

On November 4 last year, India walked out of mega free trade agreement RCEP (Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership) as negotiations failed to address New Delhi's outstanding issues and concerns.

Dropping out of RCEP protects Indian industry in the short run. But it serves our long-term interests

November 14, 2019 10:11 am

Missing out on a market eight times the size of India’s is closing off to the world we will regret for decades. We need to get back in before February.

RCEP — Committed to work with India before deal can be finalised: New Zealand

November 07, 2019 3:49 am

On Monday, India decided to hold off on signing the RCEP agreement until “significant outstanding issues” were resolved, even as all other 15 countries involved in the negotiations stated that they were ready to sign the mega trade deal in 2020.

India will get opportunity to grow its exports: CII on joining RCEP bloc

November 04, 2019 2:18 am

RCEP — which contributed 30.8 per cent of global trade in 2017 — has the potential to become “one of the largest” trading blocs in recent times, CII added.