PM to travel to Singapore and Papua New Guinea
Nov. 14, 2018
Global Korean Post
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, on Nov. 6 announced that he will travel to Singapore and Papua New Guinea from November 13 to 18, 2018.
Over the last three years, the Government of Canada has opened the door to new markets – securing free trade agreements with the European Union and the growing markets of Asia – and kept the door open to our largest market through a modernized North American trade agreement.
Later this month, Prime Minister Trudeau will meet with partners in the Asia-Pacific region to continue to expand and diversify Canada’s trade, attract global investment, and create new economic opportunities and good, middle class jobs at home.
In Singapore, Prime Minister Trudeau will attend events on the margins of the 33rd Summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and meet with other world leaders, including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and President Halimah Yacob of Singapore.
The Prime Minister will also meet with business leaders and participate in a seminar, and he will travel to Papua New Guinea for the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Meeting.
On Nov. 7, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued the statement to celebrate a happy Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas.