Globalization should lead to sustainable development for all and this is focal to the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) in 2008. In its first meeting of the year (20 - 23 January, Jakarta, Indonesia) the council, which is made up of senior business leaders, met with APEC Senior Officials to make recommendations on intergovernmental pro..
Peruvian President, Alan Garcia officially launched the year-long chairmanship of the 2008 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum on Thursday. In attendance were the President of the Extraordinary High Level Commission APEC 2008 (CEAN), Vice-Admiral (r) Luis Giampietri Rojas and the Ministers of Foreign Affairs; Economy and F..
The APEC Peru 2008 Year will officially begin on Thursday, January 10, 2008 at 12 m, in a ceremony that will take place at the Government Palace. The announcement will be made by the President of the Republic, Mr. Alan García Pérez, and will also be attended by Vice Admiral (r) Luis Giampietri Rojas, President of the APEC 2008..
Ambassador Juan Carlos Capu?y will become the 16th Executive Director of the APEC Secretariat on January 1.
A diplomat in the Peruvian Foreign Service since 1972, Ambassador Capu?y has extensive APEC experience having served as Peru's Senior Official to APEC for four years. Ambassador Capu?y is also the former Chair of the APEC SO..
Building public awareness of advances in agricultural biotechnology is the goal of an APEC High Level Policy Dialogue workshop that begins in Peru today.
The two-day "Public Perception of Agricultural Biotechnology Workshop" has a hands-on program that will assist government and industry representatives to develop methodologies for ef..