On August 3, 2018, Russia ratified the protocol to the DTA with Belgium.
On July 27, 2018, the DTA between Belarus and the United Kingdom entered into force.
On August 3, 2018, Russia ratified its pending DTA with Japan.
On July 30, 2018, Taiwan expressed its desire to negotiate a TIEA with Spain.
On May 29, 2018, China and Chile signed a DTA.