Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation

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Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation:

see under Pacific RimPacific Rim,
term used to describe the nations bordering the Pacific Ocean and the island countries situated in it. In the post–World War II era, the Pacific Rim has become an increasingly important and interconnected economic region.
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The possibility of currency intervention remains in order to stabilize the market," Putin said during his speech at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in China.
After their first face-to-face meeting prior to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Yokohama, Obama told reporters, ''We are going to continue to explore ways that we can work together to expand trade, expand investment, ensure that everybody is playing by the rules of the road in the region, and cooperating effectively.
Lauren Moriarty United States Senior Official for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
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During the recent Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Shanghai, Bush adminstration officials worked to reassure our newfound allies, Russia and Communist China, of our good intentions.
The leaders also expanded their ranks, adding Russia, Vietnam and Peru to the 18-nation Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation group.
Speaking at the opening session, Chief Executive CY Leung said China has assumed the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation chairmanship for 2014, and Hong Kong has been asked to organise the Finance Ministers' Meeting in September.
Obama said Hawaii's cultural melting pot served as a good example for the 21 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation leaders who will be focusing largely on trade and other economic matters.
Japan no longer has overwhelming economic power in the region,'' so it needs to work more closely with other countries, Kan told a news conference in Yokohama after hosting the two-day summit of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum through Sunday.
The White House said Thursday the United States will host a summit of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum in Honolulu on Nov.
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The rescue plan had been worked out by representatives of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation group last week in Manila.

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