Seoul, Korea | 28 April 2017
“Stay the course on globalization, but make it work better” is the key message from senior Asia-Pacific business leaders gathered this week in Korea.
Members of the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC), meeting in Seoul to prepare recommendations on business priorities for APEC Trade Ministers in May,..
Seoul, Korea | 27 April 2017
Members of the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC), meeting in Seoul to prepare recommendations on business priorities for APEC Trade Ministers, welcomed comments by a senior Korean official on the role of APEC to chart the path towards freer trade in the face of the rise of protectionist measures.
Media registration will soon close for the 2017 APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting on 20-21 May in Ha Noi, to be chaired by Viet Nam Trade and Industry Minister Tran Tuan Anh.
It is also closing for the Second APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting here on 17-18 May, to be led by Viet Nam Permanent Deputy Foreign Affairs Minist..
A massive increase in garbage flowing into oceans and waterways as development and consumption surge in the Asia-Pacific is sounding environmental and economic alarm bells. It is also giving impetus to a potential new wave of investment and job creation that could turn the tide on the region’s trash troubles.
The threat unmanaged garbag..
Sydney, Australia | 22 March 2017
Small business promotion authorities from APEC member economies are taking next steps to ease bottlenecks hindering women-led exporters and their growth and job creating potential in the Asia-Pacific.
Officials detailed plans for the expansion of efforts to tackle gender bias in trade during a week of ..