APEC Bolsters Health Safeguards as Zika Threat Looms

APEC Bolsters Health Safeguards as Zika Threat Looms

The 21 APEC member economies are ramping up their efforts to ensure health security in the Asia-Pacific. It comes amid growing concerns about the Zika virus and the risk of pandemics that threaten people and productivity across the world’s most populous region. Senior...
APEC Lays Services Path to Green Growth

APEC Lays Services Path to Green Growth

The 21 APEC member economies are breaking new ground in efforts to unlock trade and investment in services needed to improve environmental protection and capitalize on growth opportunities within the sector. Trade officials from the region convening in Lima through...
APEC Senior Officials Drive Quality Growth Amid Headwinds

APEC Senior Officials Drive Quality Growth Amid Headwinds

Senior Officials from the 21 APEC member economies have convened in Lima to develop new measures for delivering higher quality growth. They are intent on improving social mobility and living standards for people on both sides of the Pacific needed to mitigate...
Trade Raises Living Standards in APEC Region: Report

Trade Raises Living Standards in APEC Region: Report

Living standards have improved across the 21 APEC member economies on the back of trade-driven economic and social development, according to a new report. But further progress in the world’s most populous region will hinge on efforts to compensate for ebbing trade...