Published: Aug 23, 2021
The 21 members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) have developed a 10-year strategy to support the region’s routine vaccination efforts and enhance the resilience and sustainability of immunisation programmes in the region through 2030.
Published: Jun 08, 2021
Enhanced ties among the 21 members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum will help people in the region gain more affordable and safe COVID-19 vaccines via favorable trade policies, and generate fresh momentum to lift the economy, a Commerce Ministry official said on Monday.
Published: May 27, 2021
New economic data from across the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) region shows a softer economic contraction of 1.9 per cent in 2020, with continued fiscal measures leading to a rise in government consumption and improved investment and household consumption, the Apec Policy Support Unit said in a press release from Singapore on Thursday.
Published: Nov 24, 2020
A total of 21 countries and regions, including China, Japan and United States, took part in this year’s Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders’ meeting on Friday, and one key takeaway is that Tokyo must strengthen trade relations with the world’s two largest economies.
Published: Nov 21, 2020
Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga vowed to make efforts to resume full-scale economic activities in a video message for an Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) event on Friday, calling the resumption of cross-border travel “indispensable” for economic recovery.
Published: Nov 21, 2020
BEIJING- Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday said the country welcomes the signing of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement and will give positive consideration to the idea of joining the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).
Published: Nov 01, 2019
Hopes that US President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping might use the APEC summit scheduled to take place on November 16-17 in Chile to sign the first phase of an agreement on a trade deal were dashed this week when Chilean President Sebastián Piñera announced on Wednesday (October 30) that his country was unable to host either the APEC summit and UN climate change conference (COP25) slated for December 2 to 13 December due to ongoing anti-government protests.