‘We are missing out big time, something which 15 countries are ready to be part of cannot be bad for India’
The 16 RCEP members, including China, account for 39 per cent of the global GDP and 30 per cent of the total trade.
The dairy sector is one of the few success stories in India's recent agriculture history
If India has to emerge as a global superpower, a $5 trillion economy, it has to take the leadership position to ink such partnerships in the near future.
Having invested all its political capital in Kashmir, the BJP cannot take foreign policy decisions by ignoring domestic compulsions.
The delay in firming up the RCEP during the three-day ASEAN summit in Bangkok had been attributed to India's demands on market access and tariff-related issues.
Earlier, the Gandhi scion had asserted that Make in India had become Buy from China, claiming the proposed free trade deal will flood the country with cheap...
The proposed free-trade agreement includes 10 member-countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and six of the bloc’s dialogue partners...