Fadillah says UK decision to join trans-Pacific trade pact will benefit Malaysia

THE United Kingdom’s decision to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is anticipated to boost its trade ties with Malaysia.

Deputy Prime Minister and Plantation and Commodities Minister Fadillah Yusof said the ministry welcomes the UK’s initiative and is looking forward to working closely with its new UK partners in the CPTPP.