Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi's recent decision to call a snap election throws up questions about the schedule for a free-trade agreement with Thailand. Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra says he is not sure if he will go to Japan later this month to toast the trade deal with Koizumi. The two countries reached an agreement late last month after negotiations went into overtime on vehicle tariffs. (See related story: Thailand FTA Agreement With Japan Alarms Western Auto ...

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