FTA To Encourage Greater Political Stability

May 2007
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;May2007, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p1
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The article focuses on the speculated political instability within Japan and Thailand as they set for a free trade agreement (FTA). Although there could be significant benefits for both countries such as the increased trade and investments, political instability and domestic opposition against the deal are anticipated. The countries' governments are encouraging investors and are framing a new constitution to resolved the issue.


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