The Trans-Pacific Partnership was tossed into disarray in early 2017 after President Donald Trump pulled the US from the pact, the opening salvo in his winner-takes-all, 'America first' trade policy.
The original 12-member deal was thrown into limbo early last year when President Donald Trump withdrew from the agreement to prioritise protecting US jobs.
Jika Malaysia meneruskan TPPA, tentu saja sistem ekonomi negara akan dijangkiti barah yang membusung di AS.
Timbalan menteri perdagangan antarabangsa dan industri berkata, ia bagi memastikan negara dapat menilai manfaat Perjanjian Komprehensif dan Progresif bagi Perkongsian Trans-Pasifik.
Perdana menteri mencadangkan zon perdagangan bebas serantau itu pada 1997, tetapi ia tidak diteruskan atas bantahan AS.
The 11 nations to go on with the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement, minus the US which withdrew shortly after President Donald Trump took office.
Revised trade pact, called the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership, is expected to be signed in Chile on March 8.
Klang MP Charles Santiago says trade ministry must undertake new cost-benefit analysis as the US is no longer part of the agreement.
Consumers Association of Penang says the new agreement will be even worse than the original as there will not even be the benefit of selling more exports to the US.
Trade deals of the future should spell out the rules for investors, says the party.
Burghard Ilge of Both ENDS says some countries forced to pay millions after failing to fulfil investors’ expectations.
21 Apec countries urgently call for the removal of market-distorting subsidies and other types of support by governments and related entities.
Najib Razak berkata rundingan 11 negara belum berakhir meskipun berlaku beberapa masalah dalam mencapai kata sepakat.
PM says the proposed solution is to have the TPPA model incorporated into a bilateral agreement similar to a FTA in order to facilitate discussions on trade and investment issues.
Perdana menteri mencadangkan model TPPA digunakan sebagai rangka perjanjian dua hala seperti FTA antara Malaysia dan AS
While Trump has said he will not change his mind on TPP, the remaining members are hopeful a future US president will commit to the agreement, a cornerstone of former President Barack Obama's pivot to Asia.
He says Malaysia remains open to proposals raised by other participating countries on the TPPA.
Walaupun Amerika Syarikat menarik diri daripada TPPA namun Malaysia dan 11 negara anggota lain masih merundingkan masa depan pakatan itu.
Wong Chen links China's apparent loss of interest in Bandar Malaysia to removal of TPPA threat.
Despite security concerns, the US' move to withdraw from the TPPA helped push countries wanting to address infrastructure problems towards China, says political scientist.
ASEAN first pushed the idea for RCEP in 2012, but it became eclipsed by the TPP, which former US President Barack Obama had promoted as a progressive deal that would prevent China from "writing the rules of global trade".
The legal action is abandoned as US President Donald Trump has signed an order to officially withdraw from the economic grouping, says lawyer Haniff Khatri.
Officials did not rule out a "TPP 2.0" with China.
Presiden Mapim mempersoalkan mengapa tindakan menghentikan TPPA tidak dibuat ketika rakyat Malaysia bangkit membantah pelaksanaan perjanjian perkongsian itu, sebelum ini.