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UK formally applies for TPP membership 

  • February 2, 2021
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All national dailies reported on the British government’s formal request on Monday to join the TPP, the first application for membership submitted by a nation outside the 11 member states. Secretary of State for International Trade Truss held a videoconference with her Japanese and New Zealand counterparts on the matter. Chief Cabinet Secretary Kato told reporters on Monday that it is significant that the TPP’s rules will be expanded further around the world. 

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