Asia-wide trade pact on course, says Thailand at Asean summit

Published on 4 Nov 2019 11:21:55 PM

Asean and regional leaders held a third summit on Monday to discuss an Asia-wide trade pact in Thailand on Monday (November 4), where this year's Asean chair, Thai prime minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, announced that negotiations have ''progressed''.

The summit also discussed on disputed waters in the South China Sea, where Asean also hopes to set a code of conduct with China.