Tag Archives: RCEP

Asean should ditch ‘younger brother’ mentality, experts tell SCMP conference

Humphrey was part of an online panel discussing how a “comprehensive strategic partnership” with China could impact the Asean region. He spoke alongside Trinh Nguyen, senior economist of emerging Asia at Natixis, and Wang Huiyao, founder and president of the Centre for China and Globalisation. I think Asean always tends …

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China, Vietnam to smooth trade after virus border disruptions

China has pledged to clear the way for Vietnam’s agricultural exports and deepen trade ties between the two countries following implementation of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) earlier this month.The world’s No 2 economy will strengthen communication and collaboration with its neighbour, including in pandemic control, while managing conflicts …

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