APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade 2014 Statement and APEC Scholarship Initiative

APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade (MRT) Statement
On May 16-18 the APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade (MRT) met in Qingdao, China,
to discuss how to improve trade and economic growth across the region.  To read the MRT statement please click here

APEC Scholarship Initiative
The United States has launched the APEC Scholarship Initiative to promote the creation of privately and publicly funded APEC-branded scholarship, training, and internship opportunities to benefit students and professionals, especially youth and women in developing APEC economies.  This initiative was formally endorsed at the APEC MRT meetings in May in Qingdao.  The State Department is requesting submissions of interest before July.  Please click here for the Scholarships Sponsorship Package.

APEC China CEO Forum, July 10-11, 2014
On behalf of the National Center for APEC and the APEC China Business Council, we are pleased to pass on information about the APEC China CEO Forum 2014 taking place July 10-11 in Seattle, Washington.  The APEC China CEO Forum is an initiative of the Beijing-based APEC China Business Council, organized this year in partnership with the National Center for APEC, to promote business and economic communications between Chinese business leaders, officials, and other stakeholders in China and the Asia-Pacific region.  If you have any questions, you can visit the website for more information, or contact Erik Day at eday@ncapec.org

For questions please contact Alex Stuart at astuart@usasean.org

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