Singapore’s Lee says they can play broker role in new China-Asean FTA negotiation

Published on 25 Mar 2023 8:03:25 PM

During a recent interview with China Central Television, Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said Singapore can play the roles of broker and pioneer in the negotiation of Version 3.0 of the China-Asean Free Trade Agreement (FTA), paving the way for further cooperation projects on a larger scale.

The first round consultation of the new version of the FTA was launched on Feb 7, 2023.