Media registration is open for the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Week on 6-11 November in Da Nang, to be chaired by Viet Nam President Tran Dai Quang.
Leaders’ Week will bring together the Leaders, Ministers and Senior Officials of the 21 APEC member economies, which account for half of global trade and 60 per cent..
Against the backdrop of the devastating flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey along the Gulf of Mexico, APEC member economies are taking steps to build their agricultural safeguards against the escalating threat of natural disasters due to climate change.
Agriculture and disaster management officials from the region, which experiences 70 pe..
Senior Officials from the APEC member economies are restructuring their policy regimes to ease structural bottlenecks to trade in emerging sectors, seeking to limit barriers to continued growth recovery in the Asia-Pacific.
Senior Officials are detailing reforms and plans for implementation to better align the region’s markets and open..
Health Ministers and officials from APEC member economies are building capacity for healthcare financing and access in the Asia-Pacific to accommodate dramatic changes in demand and ensure productive workforces.
Viet Nam Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam launched two-day policy consultations, held in Ho Chi Minh City and supported by i..
Shipments of lumber, furniture and other wood products sourced from the Asia-Pacific’s protected but dwindling forests are worth hundreds of billions of dollars annually and on the increase. The introduction of enhanced customs checks in APEC could mark a turning point in efforts to combat this scourge.
Demand within APEC member econom..