ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter
Politics

In Laos, Obama issues warning to TPP opponents back home

U.S. Presdient Barack Obama speaks in Vientiane on Sept. 6. (Photo by Tomomi Kikuchi)

VIENTIANE -- The U.S. will face grave consequences if it fails to ratify the Trans-Pacific Partnership, President Barack Obama warned on Tuesday in a speech delivered in the Laotian capital. Not only would this damage America's economic ties in Asia, the president said, it would also undermine its regional stature.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more