3-5 May | Helsinki, Finland
Delegations representing the Member States of ASEAN and the European Union met for the third round of negotiations on a Comprehensive Air Transport Agreement (CATA) between ASEAN and the EU and its Member States. Negotiations allowed both sides to approach their respective positions on a number of issues and paved the way for further progress. The two sides agreed on the follow up actions to be carried out and decided to undertake inter-sessional work in order to prepare the fourth round of negotiations, which will be held on 8-9 September 2017 in Lao PDR. For more information, please see the website of the European Commission.