APEC


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APEC

(ˈeɪpɛk)
n acronym for
1. (Economics) Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
2. (Economics) (in Canada) Atlantic Provinces Economic Council
Translations

APEC

n abbr of Asia Pacific Economic Co-operationAPEC f
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The Executive Director of APEC will have a three-year working life (with a 1-to-3-year extension).
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The APEC economies were determined to advance economic, financial and social inclusion, with a vision to build an inclusive, accessible, sustainable, healthy and resilient APEC community by 2030.
Fresh from his trips in Malaysia and Thailand, Duterte lat Friday said he was considering skipping Apec as the long-haul flight would take a heavy toll on his body.
There is delicious irony in the changed US attitude to India's Apec membership: at one time the US demanded more reforms from India and free-trade commitments before considering its membership, but now sees fit to let the "world's largest democratic market", as one Congressman put it, join.
Ademas por la diversidad social, economica y regulato ria de la region y las diferencias en los ajustes de politica domestica en cada Economia, la naturaleza no vinculante de APEC facilita el logro de consensos para llevar a cabo acciones de caracter voluntario.
The cost to the Philippines for the year-long hosting of APEC is around 10 billion dollars, most of which wars spent here in the Philippines on goods and services connected to APEC meetings held here.
Many APEC members hope the upcoming discussion will open doors for additional business opportunities.
APEC needs to develop an early warning system and mechanism not only to address the contagion effects of economic crises but also to avoid becoming the epicenter of any future crisis," he said in addressing a business advisory conference held on the sidelines of the APEC leaders' summit in the Russian Far East city.
As host for the 20th APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting, Russia has set the main agenda items as: advancing trade and investment liberalization and regional economic integration; strengthening food security; establishing reliable supply chains; and promoting cooperation to foster innovative growth.
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