1. The Third ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM)­‐Canada Consultations were held on 27 August 2014, in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. The Consultations were co-­‐chaired by H.E. Dr. Kan Zaw, Union Minister for National Planning and Economic Development, Myanmar, and the Honourable Ed Fast, Canada’s Minister of International Trade.

2. The Ministers noted the excellent progress made toward achieving all objectives of the 2012­‐2015 Work Plan to Implement the ASEAN- Canada Joint Declaration on Trade and Investment. The Ministers tasked the senior economic officials with starting work on the ASEAN­‐Canada Work Plan for 2016-­2020.

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