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Is India looking to a world beyond the RCEP?

Given the worsening India-China relationship, New Delhi may be more comfortable in a free trade arrangement under the aegis of a friendlier and reliable America.

The border conflict with China made it politically difficult for India to join RCEP, a free trade pact dominated by China.

INDIA'S absence from the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) raises important questions about the country's future role in the Asian continent: has New Delhi self-isolated to its own detriment?

India is not a part of the major trading blocs. It is still not a member of the...

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