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2019-AJCEP-1st-Prot-App-1.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-2.0-Cover.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-2.1-Brunei.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-2.2-Cambodia.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-2.3-Indonesia.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-2.4-Laos.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-2.5-Malaysia.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-2.6-Myanmar.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-2.7-Philippines.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-2.8-Singapore.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-2.9-Thailand.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-2.10-Viet-Nam.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-2.11-Japan.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-3.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-4.pdf

2019-AJCEP-App-5.pdf

Summary Information
Full Title

2019 First Protocol to Amend the ASEAN-Japan Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement

Short Title / Abbreviations

2019 AJCEP First Protocol, ASEAN-Japan FTA 1st Protocol

CIL Subject Classification
Date of Adoption 24/04/2019
Date of Adoption Comment The protocol was signed at various locations and dates.
Place of Adoption Tokyo, Japan (27/02/2019); Cambodia (02/03/2019); Hanoi, Vietnam (24/04/2019)
Issued/Adopted by Trade Ministers of ASEAN and Japan
Dispute settlement provisions

See Chapter 9 (Settlement of Disputes) of the 2008 Agreement on Comprehensive Economic Partnership among Japan and Member States of ASEAN

Depository

Secretary-General of ASEAN

Annexes

Appendix 1: Table of Contents

Appendix 2: Annex 6: Schedule of Specific Commitments

Cover Page

Schedule of Brunei Darussalam

Schedule of the Kingdom of Cambodia

Schedule of the Republic of Indonesia

Schedule of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic

Schedule of Malaysia

Schedule of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar

Schedule of the Republic of the Philippines

Schedule of the Republic of Singapore

Schedule of the Kingdom of Thailand

Schedule of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam

Schedule of Japan

Appendix 3: Annex 7: List of Most-Favoured-Nation Treatment Exemptions

Appendix 4: Annex 8: List of Parties in relation to paragraph 3 of Article 50.3

Appendix 5: Annex 9: Specific Commitments for the Movement of Natural Persons

Cover Page

Schedule of Brunei Darussalam

Schedule of the Kingdom of Cambodia

Schedule of the Republic of Indonesia

Schedule of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic

Schedule of Malaysia

Schedule of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar

Schedule of the Republic of the Philippines

Schedule of the Republic of Singapore

Schedule of the Kingdom of Thailand

Schedule of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam

Schedule of Japan

Entry Into Force Status Not In Force
Source

Not Available as of update

Entry into Force / Termination Provisions

“Article 8: Entry into Force

  1. The Government of each signatory State shall notify the Governments of other signatory States in writing that its legal procedures necessary for entry into force of this Protocol have been completed. This Protocol shall enter into force on the first day of the second month following the date by which such notifications have been made by the Governments of Japan and at least one (1) ASEAN Member State in relation to those signatory States that have made such notifications by that date.
  2. In relation to an ASEAN Member State making the notification referred to in paragraph 1 after the date by which the notifications have been made by the Governments of Japan and at least one (1) ASEAN Member State as referred to in paragraph 1, this Protocol shall enter into force on the first day of the second month following the date on which that ASEAN Member State makes the notification.
  3. The ASEAN Member State referred to in paragraph 2 shall be bound by any amendment that may have been adopted by the Joint Committee and takes effect pursuant to paragraph 5 of Article 77 of the AJCEP Agreement by the time of entry into force of this Protocol for it. This paragraph shall not prevent the Parties of the AJCEP Agreement for which this Protocol has entered into force from applying such amendment to that ASEAN Member State before the date of entry into force of this Protocol for it.
  4. This Protocol shall remain in force as long as the AJCEP Agreement remains in force.”

Status
ASEAN States (Source:

Document Text

as of 24/06/2019)
Brunei Darussalam Signature 24/04/2019
Cambodia Signature 24/04/2019
Indonesia Signature 24/04/2019
Lao PDR Signature 24/04/2019
Malaysia Signature 24/04/2019
Myanmar Signature 24/04/2019
Philippines Signature 24/04/2019
Singapore Signature 24/04/2019
Thailand Signature 24/04/2019
Viet Nam Signature 24/04/2019
Other Country Japan    Signature 24/04/2019
Related Instruments
This instrument amends/supersedes

2008 Agreement on Comprehensive Economic Partnership among Japan and Member States of ASEAN

Related Instruments

2003 Framework for Comprehensive Economic Partnership between Japan and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations

External Links
Additional Information

While the latest date of adoption has been added for all States under “Status”, it is unclear from the document text and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan website the date on which each particular State signed this instrument.

Prepared By CY On 14/06/2019
Checked By CSW On 14/06/2019
Last Updated By CY On 14/06/2019