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Malaysia rethinks TPP trade deal

|About: WisdomTree Japan Hedged Eq... (DXJ)|By:, SA News Editor

New Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has called for a review of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, saying "small, weaker economies must be given a chance to protect their products."

The news is a blow for the 11-member trade pact, which was finalized after tough negotiations earlier this year following the withdrawal of one of the original signatories, the United States.

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