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Multilateral trade accords are 'out', bilaterals are 'in'

Trump regards pullout from TPP as first step in implementing nationalist economic policies

Mr Trump, who on Monday signed a presidential memorandum withdrawing the US from the TPP, shows an executive order to clear the way for the Dakota Access pipeline in Washington. He started his first day in office by taking steps to transform the US trade policy.


US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has demonstrated during the first few days of his presidency that we should expect the same kind of modus operandi that helped him win the presidential election in November.

Start by getting your adversaries in Washington to underestimate and...

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