A regional workshop on ASEAN Trade Repository (ATR)/National Trade Repository (NTR) and notification procedures under the ASEAN Trade in Goods Agreement (ATIGA) was held in May 6, 2014 in Jakarta, Indonesia. The training is provided a venue for competent authorities in the ASEAN Region to discuss the technical solutions in relation to the functioning of the ATR/NTR and the notification procedure under the ATIGA.
The Workshop was attended by officials responsible in setting-up national trade repositories. European Union-ASEAN Regional Integration Support by the European Union (EU-ARISE) in collaboration with the ASEAN Secretariat supported the Activity.
Ms. Cheska Denise C. Enriquez and Atty. Sherwin Prose C. Castañeda of the Bureau of International Trade Relations (BITR) and of the Bureau of Import Services respectively attended the Workshop. BITR and BIS are member-agencies of the Ad-Hoc Technical Working Group on the Philippine National Trade Repository (Ad-Hoc TWG-PNTR).