Tomorrow will mark the beginning of APEC meetings in Japan. Ministers from the 21 member states will be setting the agenda for when their country's leaders gather this weekend. Here's more.
APEC ministers will meet in Yokohama, Japan this week to discuss ways to work together to grow their country’s economies and boost trade.
Security is tight at the venue where the meeting will take place.
In a recent incident, police and fire rescue workers rushed to the venue after reports of a strange odor. Nothing unusual was found and police went back to patrolling the area as usual.
Foreign and trade ministers of the 21-member APEC forum will meet on Wednesday and Thursday… setting the agenda for when heads of state gather on Saturday and Sunday.