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Apec plans scheme to ease travel across region: By Goh De No APEC will launch an initiative to make travel acros...

Apec plans scheme to ease travel across region: By Goh De No APEC will launch an initiative to make travel acros...

By Goh De No The Brunei Times/Asia News Network Monday, Nov 14, 2011 APEC will launch an initiative to make travel across the Asia-Pacific easier, faster, and more secure, in the form of a business gold card or travel card. US President Barack Obama has signed the legislation to allow issuance of the Apec Business Travel Card to eligible US travellers. In a statement, Obama said the US was making progress on bilateral Trusted Traveller cooperation arrangements with South Korea and Singapore. "These programmes will provide time-saving benefits for Americans travelling to Apec economies and highlight the administration's commitment to deepening engagement with the Asia-Pacific region," the statement said. Obama said he had signed the legislation prior to his session at the summit. "With the card, people won't have to wait in line as long at the airport," he said. The Apec Tr...

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straitstimes.com 13 Nov '11, 9am

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