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Hong Kong and Asean sign free trade and investment deals

Hong Kong on Sunday signed free trade and investment pacts with the ten-nation Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), in what one of the Chinese territory’s senior officials called a “loud and clear” vote against rising regional trade protectionism. The pacts conclude nearly three years of talks, are expected to take effect on January 1 at the […]