Malaysian Cabinet drops TPPA Timeline

The Malaysian Reserve reports that the Malaysian Cabinet has dropped any timeline for finishing the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement following a campaign by a coalition of NGOS and the stance of the Malaysian Opposition, who express concerns that the TPP is mainly in the economic, business and geopolitical interests of the United States. Read more here. The 19th round of Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations is being held this week in Brunei.