China, 14 other Asia-Pacific countries sign world's largest free trade deal
Published: Monday, 16 November 2020
Fifteen countries signed up to the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership at the annual summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) on Sunday November 15.
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is
made up of 10 members of Asean plus Australia, China, Japan,
New Zealand and South Korea. Together, the participating
nations account for about 30% of global gross domestic product
as well as being home to one-third of the global
The Asean members...