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Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Undersecretary Adrian S. Cristobal Jr., Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) 2015 Philippine Ministers Responsible for Trade (PH MRT), chairs a delegation coordination meeting to move forward the PH SME Action Agenda which focuses on the development and integration of micro enterprises (MEs) into the trading system, and fostering participation of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Global Value Chains (GVCs). The Second APEC Senior Officials Meetings (SOM2), scheduled from May 10 to 21, 2015 will continue discussions on the PH SME Action Agenda leading up to the Ministers Responsible for Trade (MRT) meeting from May 23 to 24, 2015. Senior officials who were present at the meeting provided insights on significant domestic policies and initiatives that can be highlighted during the meetings. (DTI-PRU)