India, Singapore Upgrade Trade Deal, Pledging to Boost Economic Ties

June 7, 2018

India and Singapore have clinched a deal to update their Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA), in a bid to boost bilateral trade and facilitate economic cooperation on multiple fronts. The changes are part of the accord’s second review, with officials flagging in particular the tariffs cuts and simplified rules of origin. 

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Topics: REGIONAL TRADE AGREEMENTS (RTAS)

Regions: INDIA SINGAPORE

Authors: INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR TRADE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (ICTSD)

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