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Release of the Asia Region Funds Passport consultation paper

On 16 April 2014, the governments of the passport working group released a consultation paper to seek views from the public on the details of the proposed arrangements. Interested parties are invited to make a submission on the consultation paper. For further information please visit www.fundspassport.apec.org/consultation-paper.

Signing of the Statement of Intent

On 20 September 2013, finance ministers from Australia, New Zealand, Republic of Korea,and Singapore signed a Statement of Intent in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia on the Asia Region Funds Passport.  The statement outlines an undertaking by signatories to publicly consult on detailed passport arrangements and sets out a process to see the passport implemented by 2016. Read More