APEC Members to set priorities for 2014 in Beijing
Beijing, China, 10 Dec 2013
APEC senior officials have been meeting on Monday and Tuesday in Beijing to determine the priorities for APEC China 2014, just after the World Trade Organization found consensus this weekend in Indonesia and while Trans Pacific Partnership negotiators are seeking an agreement in Singapore.
APEC strives to raise energy efficiency, cut emissions
Da Nang, Viet Nam, 21 Nov 2013
APEC economies are stepping up their joint efforts to improve their energy policies amid landmark shifts in global production and rising demand that is intensifying pressure on growth and the environment.
Regional officials assess the future of APEC
Ha Noi, Viet Nam, 18 Nov 2013
As APEC works towards greater free trade and market integration, game-changing issues in the regional and global economic environment are prompting member economies to rethink how best to achieve these goals to better support cross-border business and long-term growth.
APEC strengthens its efforts against terrorist financing
Manila, Philippines, 15 Nov 2013
APEC continued to strengthen its members’ capacities to fight terrorism when policy makers, financial experts and industry representatives came together to train in new ways to protect businesses and professions from terrorism financing.
APEC boosts business-friendly security controls on traded goods
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 31 Oct 2013
APEC is taking steps to ensure that member economies are in a position to uniformly embrace controls on traded goods whose misuse could pose a security risk while upholding legitimate business between importers and exporters.
Analysis of APEC actions to meet new economic conditions
Singapore, 25 Oct 2013
Improved trade and domestic consumption is needed to spur growth and job creation around the Pacific Rim which the region’s economies are intent on achieving by implementing their deepened commitments to liberalize markets and make it easier to do cross-border business.
Yudhoyono: APEC remains driving force for global growth
Bali, Indonesia, 7 Oct 2013
Indonesia’s President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono opened the 2013 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Bali by explaining that APEC region is in a position to strengthen the global recovery despite continued unevenness in growth between economies.