16 Feb '11, 1am

Japan, India sign free trade pact

Japan, India sign free trade pact

TOKYO: Japan and India signed a free trade pact on Wednesday under which the high-tech nation and the South Asian population giant pledged to scrap tariffs on 94 per cent of goods within a decade. Japan's Foreign Minister Seiji Maehara and Indian Commerce Minister Anand Sharma signed the agreement in Tokyo, hoping it will boost two-way trade, which totalled 900 billion yen ($10.7 billion) in 2009.

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