Malaysia not against TPPA, but favours EAEC, says Tun M

Published on 11 Jun 2018 1:12:11 PM

During a dialogue at the 24th Nikkei Conference on the Future of Asia in Tokyo on Monday, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad on Monday said Malaysia is not against the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) but is now favouring the formation of the East Asia Economic Caucus (EAEC) so that smaller countries are given due consideration to compete against more powerful and developed nations.