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TPP headlinesTalks to form a Pacific-wide trade deal are coming down to the wire.

The 12-nations in the Trans Pacific Partnership have expressed confidence a deal could be done by the end of the year.

But the talks are controversial, and not just in New Zealand.

Insight talks to those for and against the deal in other nations. Are the benefits and concerns raised similar to the arguments here?

Can they be overcome?


Patrick O'MearaRadio New Zealand’s Economics Correspondent, Patrick O’Meara, considers if any sort of agreement can be reached within the time-frame set out.


Associated Audio

Here is a selection of interviews and features from Radio New Zealand's previous coverage of the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations: