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Cablegate: Taipei Responds to Apec Demarche On Usdol Apec Conference

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DE RUEHIN #1790 2210851
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 090851Z AUG 07
FM AIT TAIPEI
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 6309
INFO RUEHZU/ASIAN PACIFIC ECONOMIC COOPERATION
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RUEHBJ/AMEMBASSY BEIJING 7112
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UNCLAS TAIPEI 001790

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DEPT FOR EAP/TC AND EAP/EP

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PP, PE, RP, RS, SN, TW, TO, VM, ECON, ETRD, APECO

SUBJECT: TAIPEI RESPONDS TO APEC DEMARCHE ON USDOL APEC CONFERENCE

REF: STATE 106057

(U) AIT delivered reftel demarche to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
(MOFA) APEC Task Force Acting Chief Daniel K.Y. Lin on August 7.
Lin said Taiwan's Council of Labor Affairs (CLA) is responsible for
replying to the invitation. Due to budget constraints, Lin expects
Taiwan will send one or two CLA officials to attend the meeting.
MOFA was not able to provide information on the persons who will
attend.

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