First Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Ministerial Meeting

August 16, 2013
Japanese

  1. 1. The First Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Ministerial Meeting will be held in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam, on August 19.

    2. From the Japanese side, Mr. Toshimitsu Motegi, Minister for Economy, Trade and Industry, will attend the meeting.

    3. In this meeting, the outcomes of the meetings of the Trade Negotiating Committee, in which senior officials participated, and of the working groups of Trade in Goods, Trade in Services and Investment will be reported, and the way forward for future negotiations, amongst others, will be discussed.

* The foregoing is a provisional translation. The date indicated above denotes the date of issue of the original press release in Japanese.