The Nineteenth Ministerial Meeting of the Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle (19th MM IMT-GT) was held on 13 September 2013 in Koh Samui, Surat Thani, Thailand. H.E Mr. Varathep Ratanakorn, Minister attached to the Prime Minister’s Office of Thailand and Deputy Minister for Agriculture and Cooperatives, chaired the Meeting. H.E Dato’ Razali Ibrahim, Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department of Malaysia, and H.E. Dr. Rizal Affandi Lukman, Deputy Minister for International Economic and Financial Cooperation, attended the Meeting. Mr. James Nugent, Director General of Southeast Asia Department of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), and Mr. Tran Dong Phuong, Director at the ASEAN Secretariat, were also present. The Meeting was preceded by the 20th Senior Officials Meeting (SOM) of the IMT-GT, the 10th Chief Ministers and Governors Forum Meeting and the 2nd IMT-GT Ministerial Retreat.

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