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Posted: Aug 12, 2015

A number of officials have espoused their confidence that the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal will be completed this year, despite the fact that the latest round of talks ended with negotiators leaving  marathon talks in Hawaii without a completed... Read More >

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Posted: Nov 18, 2015

President Barack Obama's Asian pivot may run into problems rooted in politics.

Posted: Oct 29, 2015

The 12-nation Pacific trade agreement that was recently completed by negotiators - though not yet approved by all of the countries' governments - may have a 13th member within the next two years.

Posted: Oct 29, 2015

The 12-nation Pacific trade agreement that was recently completed by negotiators - though not yet approved by all of the countries' governments - may have a 13th member within the next two years.

Posted: Oct 7, 2015

After nearly eight years of negotiation a Pacific Rim free trade deal has been reached, but whether that is a good thing will be the subject of debate in Canada where the federal election cycle is sure to make the... Read More >

Posted: Oct 2, 2015

The latest round of Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) talks recently kicked off in Atlanta, Ga., as the 12 nations involved seek to bring the sometimes contentious and mostly under-wraps negotiations to an end sooner rather than later.

Posted: Sep 3, 2015

Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) have hit various roadblocks recently, years after being identified as significant components of the future of the global economy, a fact reflected in recent container volumes.

Posted: Aug 31, 2015

It seems something of a wheel clamp has trapped Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations in place.

Posted: Aug 31, 2015

It seems something of a wheel clamp has trapped Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations in place.

Posted: Aug 28, 2015

As Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) talks once again stall, Asian countries are localizing their focus in hopes of getting a separate trade agreement done.

Posted: Aug 28, 2015

President of South Africa Jacob Zuma said earlier this month that trade between his country, Russia, Brazil, India and China (BRICS) had increased 70 percent since 2009, Russian news agency TASS reported, affirming the economic strength of the trade bloc... Read More >