The 36th ASEAN Economic Ministers Meeting (AEM) will be held from 2 September  to 5 September 2004 at the Shangri-La Hotel, Jakarta. Its related meetings will be organized from 31 August 2004. The Tentative Schedule of the meetings is as follows:

Monday, 30 August 2004
 Arrival of ASEAN SEOM Leaders, CCI Leaders and accompanied delegates

Tuesday, 31 August 2004
• Preparatory SEOM Meeting for the 36th AEM Meeting
• Preparatory CCI Meeting for the 7th AIA Council

Wednesday, 1 September 2004
• SEOM Consultations wit MOFCOM-China; METI-Japan; Korea; ASEAN+3; India; Australia & New Zealand.

Thursday, 2 September 2004
• 7th AIA Council Meeting
• 18th AFTA  Council Meeting

Friday, 3 September 2004
• Opening Ceremony of the 36th AEM Meeting
• 36th AEM Meeting
• AEM-ABAC Dialogue (Working Lunch)
• Signing Ceremony and Press conference

Saturday, 4 September 2004
• AEM Consultations with MOFCOM-China; METI-Japan; Korea; ASEAN+3
• AEM+3 – EABC Dialogue
• Press Conference

Sunday, 5 September 2004
• AEM Consultations with India; Australia & New Zealand; EU
• AEM + Australia + New Zealand + ACBC Dialogue 
• AEM – US ASEAN Business Council Dialogue (working lunch)
• Press Conference

Monday, 6 September 2004
• Departure of Ministers and Delegates

Details of the venue:   
Hotel Shangri-La
Jl. Jenderal Sudirman Kav. 1, 
Jakarta, Indonesia
Tel.  (62-21) 5707440
Fax. (62-21) 5703530
Email: slj@

The Conference Secretariat for the 36th ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM) meeting and its related meetings is:

Directorate General of International Cooperation 
Indonesia’s Ministry of Industry and Trade
Jl. M.I. Ridwan Rais No. 5 
Jakarta Pusat
Phone (021) 3440408; 3858203
Fax.   (021) 3452919; 3858203
- Mr. Hotman C. S.  (Mobile: 0816.142.7150)
- Mr. Melkior N      (Mobile: 0812.985.5991)

The Conference Secretariat Room for all meetings will be established at the Hotel Shangri-La on the following dates and times:
 30 August 2004
 01.00 A.M  to 08.00 P.M 
 31 August – 5 September 2004
 08.00 A.M  to 08.00 P.M. daily

The Secretariat is responsible for the logistic and administrative arrangement for all meetings with regard to the 36th  AEM Meeting. It will work closely with the delegation representatives of the respective Embassies and High Commissions in Jakarta.