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APEC GDP expanded to 3.5 percent in 2023, uncertainties loom large

APEC’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 3.5 percent in 2023 as compared to 2.6 percent in 2022, though there ...

APEC launches policy toolkit to address unpaid care gap

APEC, through its Human Resources Development Working Group (HRDWG), has introduced a policy toolkit to address the gap ...

APEC growth outlook brightens, but risks linger

The APEC economy is expected to show 3.5-percent growth in 2023 and is projected to sustain growth at 3.2 percent in ...

APEC meeting focuses on quality growth in Asia-Pacific

Senior officials from 21 APEC economies met in Lima, Peru, to develop concrete measures on trade, investment, ...

Peru spotlights social dimension of APEC 2024 priorities

Senior officials of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) gathered in Lima, Peru, this week to set priorities ...

APEC makes progress on structural reform amid challenges

APEC has made good progress in certain focus areas as the region pursues sustainable and inclusive growth as well as ...

APEC sees slight economic growth in 2023

The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) region’s economic growth is expected to climb slightly to 3.1 ...

APEC urged to resolve barriers to services trade

Trade experts from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) have urged APEC member economies ...

APEC ministers to push trade interconnectedness, inclusiveness

Trade ministers, senior officials, and working-level experts from 21 APEC member economies convened in Detroit, ...

APEC: Asia-Pacific region posts lower economic growth in 2022

The Asia-Pacific’s economy grew 2.6 percent in 2022, plummeting from the 6.1-percent growth recorded in 2021, ...

APEC to redouble efforts to tackle gender inequality in economy

APEC members are redoubling their efforts in addressing and eliminating barriers that continue to hinder women and ...

APEC seeks to address barriers for women in customs administration

The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), through its sub-committee on customs procedures, has solidified its ...

Greener economic transition should promote equity, inclusivity: Study

The catastrophic impact of climate change on people and the economy has prompted APEC members to make the transition to ...

Green recovery an urgent issue, not just option: APEC Report

APEC members are facing extensive sustainability challenges, and there is a pressing need to embark on green structural ...

APEC tackles travel uncertainties, ensures regional connectivity

APEC member economies are ramping up efforts to revitalize cross-border travel by tackling lingering uncertainties ...