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  1. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Towards a new order, Xi Jinping touts Asia-Pacific dream

    Posted Nov 17th 2014, 07:12am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei xiangwei.wang@scmp.com The Chinese president uses the Apec summit in Beijing to try to rally Asia-Pacific leaders around the idea of common progress and prosperity Towards ... President Barack Obama and other leaders at the 21-economy Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit. As Xi unveiled a series of economic, environmental and other initiatives, China also showcased ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China and the US must lead by example for peace in Asia-Pacific

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 02:24pm by YUN TANG

    ... Yun Tang Yun Tang calls for cooperation to meet Asia-Pacific's security challenges China and US must lead by example for regional peace US National Security Adviser Susan Rice's ... the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation leaders' summit and confer with President Xi Jinping in a follow-up to their meeting at Sunnylands in California last June. Last week, Rice worked ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Domestic challenges block path to Asia-Pacific growth

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 05:27am by Shamshad Akhtar

    ... Shamshad Akhtar Shamshad Akhtar says poverty and rising inequality are major concerns Domestic hurdles blocking path to Asia-Pacific growth Asia-Pacific countries continue to drive the global economy, though regional growth is now in a challenging phase. The 2014 Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific forecasts a third successive year of growth below 6 per cent ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Asia-Pacific peace and prosperity, based on equality, in Russia's interests

    Posted Oct 04th 2013, 12:00am by SERGEY LAVROV

    ... Sergey Lavrov Sergey Lavrov says by strengthening its presence in the Asia-Pacific, Russia hopes to foster regional stability and economic prosperity based on equitable co-operation A willing partner Recent years have witnessed deep geopolitical shifts that have fundamentally changed the global landscape. Against this backdrop, the role of the Asia-Pacific region is rising, ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's relentless push to reduce US influence in the Asia-Pacific region

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 12:00am by JENNY LIN

    ... with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan. China seeks to divide and conquer with its preference for bilateral mechanisms. In the context of the Asia-Pacific security ... "unrelenting strategy", it is unlikely that the US and China can foster a constructive relationship without the party abandoning its strategic intent to reduce US influence in the Asia-Pacific ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Asia-Pacific can't ignore rising threat from climate change

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 12:00am by BINDU LOHANI

    ... Bindu Lohani Bindu Lohani says the Asia-Pacific region has an important role to play Increasing risk of climate disasters can't be ignored The jury may still be out on the link ... Volatile weather extremes are hitting Asia and the Pacific more often than any other region of the world. This gives the region a huge stake in mitigating global temperature rise while adapting ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Frayed safety net offers Asia little protection from disasters

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 12:00am by NOELEEN HEYZER

    ... Noeleen Heyzer Noeleen Heyzer calls for multi-sectoral efforts to build resilience against disasters and downturns Frayed safety net offers Asia little protection Building resilience to multiple shocks is one of the most urgent development challenges facing Asia and the Pacific. Economic crises and natural disasters are more frequent, and respect no boundaries. Recognising ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Lack of decent housing keeps many Asians poor

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 12:00am by RICK HATHAWAY

    ... Rick Hathaway says business should work with public sector to improve substandard homes Lack of decent housing keeps many Asians poor The Asia-Pacific region is home to some ... in a vulnerable position, exposed to the full brunt of natural calamities. It is important to recognise that the housing deficit in the Asia-Pacific needs to be addressed fast. Housing is the critical ...

  9. Business - Money

    Are you getting all your Cathay Pacific Asia Miles?

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 09:41am by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... Of course it wasn’t a direct answer to direct questions. Instead I was told that Asia Miles and Cathay Pacific are undergoing a “system enhancement” on air mileage records “which aims at providing ... Anna Healy Fenton anna.fenton@scmp.com Who checks and counts their Asia Miles when the statement comes in every month to see they have been credited with the right number of miles? ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    As Apec host, China can show the world a more open side

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 12:07pm by CURTIS CHIN

    ... including full and robust coverage of all decisions related to the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation forum. Recent protests in Hong Kong had already drawn attention to eroding press freedoms. ... Curtis Chin Curtis Chin says with growing concern about press freedom in much of Asia, Beijing has a chance, as host of this year's Apec forum, to reveal to the world a more ...




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