Tag: Free Trade

EU-Japan free trade deal cleared for early 2019 start

STRASBOURG: The European Union and Japan will launch the world's largest free trade zone early next year after their economic partnership cleared a final hurdle...

ASEAN signs free trade, investment pacts with Hong Kong

MANILA: Hong Kong on Sunday signed free trade and investment pacts with the ten-nation Association of Southeast Asian Nations, in what one of the Chinese...

May visits Japan with eye on Brexit fears

TOKYO: British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives in Japan on an official visit Wednesday with an eye to soothing Brexit fears and pushing ahead on...

EU defends Canada trade deal in face of Trump

BRUSSELS: The EU's top trade negotiator on Monday said a stalled free trade deal between Europe and Canada was more important than ever, given the...

NA body asks govt. to contact World Bank

ISLAMABAD: National Assembly Standing Committee on Water and Powers on Friday demanded the government to ask the World Bank to constitute a Court of Arbitration...

Pakistan, Turkey sixth round talks on FTA to be held in coming week

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Turkey's sixth round of the negotiations on Free Trade Agreement (FTA) would be held through digital video meeting in coming week.The agreement...

Finance Minister to visit FPCCI, PSX on Jan 20

KARACHI: Federal Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar will visit Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX), and Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce...