Trumping World Trade - EconoMonitor (blog)

After the inauguration, President Trump has begun to reset the White House trade policies. But the consequences of “America First” stance in world trade are wrought with threats. Recently, President Xi Jinping gave a strong speech about the need for ...

TPP unravels: Where the 11 other countries go from here - CNN

(CNN) US President Donald Trump dealt a death blow to the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a trade deal that was negotiated between 12 nations who represent more 40% of the global economy. The other 11 countries knew this was coming -- Trump excoriated ...

News Analysis: Japan left high and dry as Trump pulls plug on TPP deal - Xinhua

TOKYO, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- Japan's hopes of seeing the expansive Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade agreement involving 11 other nations come to fruition and significantly boosting regional trade between countries involved and potentially ...

Trans-Pacific Partnership is void, so get real on replacement - The Australian

The final decisive demise of the Trans-Pacific Partnership at the hands of Donald Trump is a tragedy for America, and for Australia, yet it might have been so different. Defeated presidential candidate Hillary Clinton had a secret plan to pass the TPP ...

Tokyo turns down Australian proposal for TPP without US, vows to keep pushing Trump - The Japan Times

On Tuesday Tokyo turned down — at least for now — an Australian proposal to revise the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement, saying a TPP deal without the U.S. is “meaningless.” Tokyo said it will instead continue to urge Washington to get ...

Asia looks at China as possible TPP partner after US exit - Asia Times

Australia and New Zealand said on Tuesday they hope to salvage the TPP by encouraging China and other Asian nations to join. By Asia Times and Reuters January 24, 2017 11:32 AM (UTC+8). Share · Tweet · Linkedin; Print; Email; Share 0; Comment 0.

Why Asia shouldn't mourn the death of the TPP (yet) - Asia Times

You can already hear it starting. The cries and eulogies of what never was and what could have been — the magical lost trade deal, the amazing Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the so-called “gold standard” of free trade agreements. It was the ultimate ...

Setback For Neoliberalism: Trump Dumps TPP, Will Renegotiate NAFTA - Shadowproof (blog)

President Donald Trump reportedly signed executive orders that will remove the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and start a renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). It increases the possibility that the ...