Fifth Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Ministerial Meeting
September 6, 2017
1. The Fifth Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Ministerial Meeting will be held in Philippines on September 10.
2. From the Japanese side, Mr. Hiroshige Seko, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, and officials from relevant ministries will attend the meeting.
3. In this meeting, the outcomes of the senior official level meetings of the Trade Negotiating Committee, and of the working groups on Trade in Goods, Trade in Services, Investment and others will be reported, and the way forward for future negotiations, amongst others, will be discussed.