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RCEP conclusion without India still a 'major step forward': PM Lee

Mr Lee said Mr Modi had fundamental concerns from India's point of view that the RCEP did not achieve his objectives. "I think it will be quite some time before those issues can be overcome."


PRIME Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Monday that even though India is not on board the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), the fact that the remaining 15 countries have managed to agree on it was a great achievement.

"It's a pity that India is not yet...

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