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APEC Makes Progress on Structural Reform

Friday, 17 August 2018, 6:28 pm | APEC

APEC economies continue to make progress in implementing structural reforms meant to expand opportunities and promote inclusion across the Asia-Pacific. More >>

How e-Commerce Can Thrive in Places with No Power

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 1:55 pm | APEC

How e-Commerce Can Thrive in Places with No Power or Internet Papua New Guinea’s central bank trials blockchain tech to boost financial inclusion More >>

APEC Trade Ministers Issue Statement

Saturday, 26 May 2018, 5:20 pm | APEC

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 26 May 2018 – Trade Ministers from the APEC member economies issued a statement following their meeting in Port Moresby on Saturday. More >>

APEC Trade Ministers Address Uncertainties

Saturday, 26 May 2018, 11:52 am | APEC

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 26 May 2018 Papua New Guinea Foreign Affairs and Trade Minister Rimbink Pato opened the APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade Meeting by urging greater leadership in APEC to tackle uncertainty and enable more inclusive ... More >>

Digital Platforms are Critical for Entrepreneurs

Thursday, 24 May 2018, 1:51 pm | APEC

Digital Platforms are Critical for Entrepreneurs Issued by the APEC Secretariat Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 24 May 2018 APEC economies boast some of the fastest-growing and most technologically innovative markets in the world. But though rich in culture, ... More >>

APEC Trade Ministers to Seek Common Ground in Port Moresby

Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 8:05 pm | APEC

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 15 May 2018 Trade Ministers from the APEC member economies , the world’s largest trading area, are set to convene in Port Moresby in an effort to secure the region’s resurgent growth. More >>

APEC Expedites Arrival of Innovative Medical Products

Friday, 27 April 2018, 2:00 pm | APEC

Singapore, 27 April 2018 The safety and availability of cutting-edge health treatments in the Asia-Pacific is getting an important boost. More >>

APEC, Business Pursue Bold Trade Actions for Changing Times

Monday, 23 April 2018, 5:56 pm | APEC

Faced with increasing protectionism and digital disruption in global trade, officials from APEC member economies and the Asia-Pacific business community are preparing bold actions to equip the world’s growth engine for change. More >>

Op-Ed: Papua New Guinea and APEC’s Digital Development

Thursday, 29 March 2018, 1:49 pm | APEC

During the first APEC meetings in 2018 in Port Moresby, officials from around the Asia-Pacific expressed their sympathies for the victims of Papua New Guinea’s central highlands earthquake and desire for a rapid recovery. More >>

APEC Prepares for the Digital Future of Trade

Monday, 19 March 2018, 5:33 pm | APEC

Digital technology is a great leveler: people have access to exactly the same email and digital tools whether they are an investment banker in Madang or a farmer in Manhattan, making the flow of data across borders ubiquitous and therefore a valuable ... More >>

How APEC Makes Enterprise Easier

Saturday, 10 March 2018, 2:16 pm | APEC

How APEC Makes Enterprise Easier Like most entrepreneurs, Port Moresby-based Sharon Kentasi says owning a small business isn’t easy. More >>

APEC Enhances Warning Systems as Disaster Records Shatter

Sunday, 4 March 2018, 2:23 pm | APEC

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 4 March 2018 – Emergency management officials from the APEC member economies are fast-tracking the buildup of digital safeguards in the natural disaster prone Asia-Pacific, determined to boost vulnerable communities ... More >>

APEC Seeks Out Health Tech Game Changers

Wednesday, 28 February 2018, 1:45 pm | APEC

Issued by the APEC Policy Partnership on Science, Technology and Innovation Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 28 February 2018 – The search has begun in APEC for next generation developers of digital technologies in the Asia-Pacific whose work ... More >>

APEC Modernizes Anti-Corruption Controls

Tuesday, 27 February 2018, 7:35 pm | APEC

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 27 February 2018 – Anti-corruption and law enforcement officials from the APEC member economies are recalibrating their efforts to safeguard businesses and livelihoods in the Asia-Pacific against wrongdoing. More >>

APEC: Efforts to Revitalize Trade and Build Public Consensus

Sunday, 4 February 2018, 5:11 pm | APEC

Auckland, New Zealand, 4 February 2018 – New Zealand’s Minister for Trade and Export Growth, David Parker, underscored on Friday the need for business to help re-build public consensus for trade which has eroded around the world. More >>

APEC’s Digital Development, Inclusion Targets

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 9:47 pm | APEC

Singapore, 14 December 2017 – APEC is set to put digitally-driven growth and employment opportunities within greater reach across the Asia-Pacific in 2018, boosted by APEC member economies ’ capacity to adapt to trade and economic policy disruptions demonstrated ... More >>

APEC to Channel Digital Disruptions Under New Chair

Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 6:38 pm | APEC

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 6 December 2017 – The 21 APEC member economies will take steps toward enabling more digitally-driven and inclusive trade and growth in 2018, the group’s incoming chair, Papua New Guinea, announced at a key planning ... More >>

Digital Prosperity Award Winner Connects Craftsmen

Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 5:18 pm | APEC

Entrepreneur Hai Nguyen was stunned to hear the stories from his hometown in southern Viet Nam. Local artisans, renowned for their skills in making wooden furniture and crafts, a tradition that stretched back hundreds of years, were struggling to make ... More >>

APEC Leaders Issue Da Nang Declaration

Sunday, 12 November 2017, 1:15 am | APEC

Da Nang, Viet Nam, 11 November 2017 – The Leaders of the 21 APEC member economies issued the Da Nang Declaration following the 25th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting here chaired by Viet Nam President Tran Dai Quang. The Da Nang Declaration: Creating ... More >>

APEC Leaders Creating New Dynamism, Fostering Shared Future

Saturday, 11 November 2017, 10:53 pm | APEC

Da Nang, Viet Nam, 11 November 2017 – The Leaders of the 21 APEC member economies have opened their 25th annual meeting in Da Nang determined to take bolder and sustained collective actions to inject new dynamism into APEC cooperation. More >>



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