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STATEMENT BY THE PRIME MINISTER, THE HON P J KEATING, MP TRADE AND ECONOMIC COOPERATION ARRANGEMENT

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Keating, Paul

Period of Service: 20/12/1991 to 11/03/1996

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Release Date: 15/11/1995

Release Type: Media Release

Transcript ID: 9844

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established to expand trade and investment and encourage business
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