Question 163 of 183 in In the News 2022
Started Oct 08, 2021 05:00PM UTC   •   Closing Jul 01, 2022 07:01AM UTC

Before 1 July 2022, will the CPTPP Commission decide to commence the accession process for the People's Republic of China (PRC) and/or Taiwan?

Taiwan, under the name of "The Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu," and the PRC each recently requested accession to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) (Bloomberg, Brookings Institute, Diplomat). The CPTPP Commission decided on 2 June 2021 to commence the accession process for the United Kingdom (Institute for Government, Australia Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Global Affairs Canada). Whether the Commission subsequently reverses its own decision is immaterial.

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Possible Answer Crowd Forecast Change in last 24 hours
Yes, but only for the PRC 0.00% +0.00%
Yes, but only for Taiwan 0.00% +0.00%
Yes, for both 0.00% +0.00%
No 100.00% +0.00%

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