Inclusiveness Key to Stimulating Consumer Spending and Economic Growth
Boracay Island, Aklan Province, Philippines, 22 May 2015
Growth in the Asia-Pacific region hinges on the strength of consumer spending, underscoring the importance of inclusiveness and structural reforms to boost domestic demand, recommends the latest APEC Policy Support Unit Economic Trends Report.
Advancing the Internet of Things for Economic and Social Benefits
Boracay Island, Aklan Province, Philippines, 19 May 2015
Recognizing the potential of the Internet of Things and the online interconnection of everyday objects, public, nonprofit and private representatives provided recommendations on how APEC member governments can nurture this innovative technology to realize both economic and social benefits.