In the capital of Papua New Guinea launched the APEC summit

© AP Photo / Mark SchiefelbeinЗаседание APEC Port MoresbyIn the capital of Papua New Guinea launched the APEC summit© AP Photo / Mark Schiefelbein

The summit of the Asia-Pacific economic cooperation (APEC) with representatives from 21 countries kicked off in the capital of Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby. One of the poorest countries in the Asia-Pacific region takes first meeting of the leaders of this Union. The Russian delegation is headed by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.

The lists of participants are the Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison, the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau, the President of the PRC XI Jinping, Vice-President Mike Pence, the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe.

Before the summit, the ceremony of photographing of its members.

On Saturday there will be a plenary meeting of the Business Advisory Council of APEC, after which the forum leaders will conduct a dialogue with members of the ABAC sections, and also a meeting of participants of the summit with the leaders of the island States of the Pacific. The evening will be a joint photo of the leaders in the national shirt and a solemn reception on behalf of the owner of the meeting, the Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea Peter O’neill.

Sunday, the summit program will begin with a meeting with IMF Director Christine Lagarde, then there will be a working meeting of leaders of the two sessions, then the participants will continue communication for a working Breakfast. The result of the two-day summit will be the adoption of the Declaration, and the results for journalists fail at the press conference, the Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea.

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Activesprite фотобанк17 in November 2018. Joint photography session for the heads of state and government forum «Asia-Pacific economic cooperation» (APEC) forum in Port Moresby (Papua-New Guinea). In the capital of Papua New Guinea launched the APEC summit© RIA Novosti / Alexander Activesprite фотобанк17 in November 2018. Joint photography session for the heads of state and government forum «Asia-Pacific economic cooperation» (APEC) to Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea).

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