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Tokyo cool as Seoul hints at joining TPP-11

SEOUL – Japan’s top government spokesman sounded hesitant Tuesday about granting South Korea’s accession to the multilateral Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), or TPP-11, trade pact, following Seoul’s statement of interest the day prior. “What we need to do first is to see if an economy that seeks to join the pact […]