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Tele interview: Significance of FTA for East Asia

05-14-2012 15:28 BJT

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Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao has met Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda and South Korean President Lee Myung-bak. The three leaders agreed to start the FTA negotiation within this year. Full story >>

For more insight on the leaders’ meeting, we are joined in the studio by Doctor Liu Youfa, Vice President of the China Institute of International Studies.

Q1: What challenges do the three countries face in strengthening their trade ties?

Q2: What significance does the FTA hold for East Asia’s prosperity and security?


Editor:Zhang Dan |Source: CNTV.CN

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