Representatives of the APEC Business Advisory Council meeting in Port Moresby fleshed out recommendations to present to the region's Trade Ministers.
Focus on is on modernizing management and control techniques to limit costly disruptions to travel and trade amid fluctuating industry demand.
Significant demographic changes are prompting greater efforts to harness data and emerging technologies to cushion the effects.
“Asia Pacific is home to almost 3 billion people and represents a majority of the worldwide gross domestic product. For APEC, mental wellness is of critical importance for APEC.” – Dr. Alan Bollard
Greater interconnectivity of people and markets is needed to mitigate emerging challenges to regional growth and human development.