SME Times News Bureau | 15 Oct, 2018
The 6th RCEP Inter-sessional Ministerial
Meeting (IMM) was held in Singapore on 12-13 October, with Minister of State
for Commerce & Industry representing India at the event.
C. R. Chaudhary, attended the 6th RCEP
Inter-sessional Ministerial Meeting (IMM) in Singapore on 12-13 October, said
an official release.
The Ministers from 16 RCEP countries met in
Singapore to discuss a modern, comprehensive and mutually beneficial economic
partnership agreement among ASEAN and ASEAN's FTA partners.
The Ministers reviewed developments since the 6th
RCEP Ministerial Meeting held on 30-31st August, 2018 in Singapore,
which was attended by Union Minister of Commerce & Industry Suresh Prabhu.
They welcomed the intensification of market
negotiations. While appreciating some narrowing of gaps, the Ministers urged
all RECP Participating Countries to continue to exert all efforts towards
meeting the targets set in the Package of Year End Deliverables.
Next round meeting of Trade Negotiating
Committee (TNC) is scheduled to be held in Auckland, New Zealand, later this