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  1. Davos forum's founder plans Chinese summit

    Posted Mar 18th 2007, 12:00am by Tom Miller

    ... top 1,000 companies, whereas the 'New Champions' forum in China would have room for representatives from 2,000, with about half coming from Asia. He said the new summit was not in competition with the China-hosted Boao Forum for Asia, which will be attended next month by Microsoft chairman Bill Gates as well as leading politicians and business leaders from the region. The new ...

  2. Green projects touted as answer to economic woes

    Posted Apr 20th 2009, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... 'The window of opportunity for green technology is open now,' Finnish Prime Minister Matti Taneli Vanhanen told a lunchtime panel at the Boao Forum for Asia in Hainan. 'The global ... Christopher Graves, Asia Pacific president of Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide, who was moderating the forum, said there was the possibility of 'creating a huge amount of collateral ...

  3. Energy forum turns up power

    Posted Mar 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Martin Donovan

    ... Martin Donovan One group of investors with a keen eye on developments in Pakistan is the Hong Kong-based Independent Power Producers Forum (IPPF). For Pakistan's cotton mills ... Laykin has led forum delegations to Lahore and Karachi to meet high-level officials seeking much-needed investment in energy plants and related projects. The Asian Development Bank is also ...

  4. Tsang wants 'clean and green' HK

    Posted Apr 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and green environment is vital,' he told the annual Boao Forum for Asia. He said the city's greenhouse gas emissions were comparatively low. In 2005 they were about 6.5 tonnes per head, ... Fanny W. Y. Fung Improving Hong Kong's environment was his top priority, Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen told a regional forum yesterday. 'Improving the environment sits ...

  5. Xi urges Asian nations to co-operate

    Posted Apr 11th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Asian countries should deepen co-operation and pursue a more sustainable pattern of development, Vice-President Xi Jinping said yesterday at the opening ceremony of the Boao Forum ... 2001. It is designed to draw together the region's political and business elite, with a view rivalling the influence of the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation forum. The forum this year ...

  6. Stars and leaders sign up for Clinton forum

    Posted Oct 16th 2008, 12:00am by Dan Kadison

    ... that Singapore Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew and Philippine President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo would join him at the special regional conference, a two-day event at which hundreds of Asia's elite ... States. 'Asia's role as a catalyst for growth in today's global economy has enabled its leaders to address challenges at the local, regional, and international levels,' Mr ...

  7. Climate change forum is just hot air, say activists

    Posted Oct 28th 2009, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... climate change but failed to announce a single concrete initiative to combat the problem. The third ministerial meeting of the seven-member Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development ... outfits missed this, as its schedule was brought forward at short notice. The forum on environmental change involves some of the largest industrial nations, including China, India and the US. Yang ...

  8. December date for Clinton forum

    Posted Jul 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and public health. It will be the first time a Clinton Global Initiative forum will be held outside the US since its first annual meeting in New York in 2005. Labelled CGI Asia, it is the first ... the meeting would combine Asia's unique capacity to lead on pressing issues such as poverty alleviation and global health, with the initiative's successful model that had inspired US$30 ...

  9. Shanghai forum hears of nuclear power plans

    Posted May 18th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In a case of duelling forums, Shanghai played host yesterday to a high-level conference on the challenges facing the mainland and the rest of Asia. At the Shanghai Forum, a top development ... their competitiveness in the domestic market. Some people who took part in the forum criticised the city's business environment. 'Shanghai lacks a high-end service industry and innovation. ...

  10. Cofco and Sinopec join 90b yuan biofuel plan

    Posted Apr 20th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang, Eric Ng

    ... said on the sidelines of the Boao Forum. 'Now it's no longer a dream with the deployment of proven technology on the second-generation bio-ethanol next year, which uses corn stalks ... Denise Tsang in Boao and Eric Ng China's dominant foodstuff producer Cofco and its largest fuel distributor, China Petroleum & Chemical Corp (Sinopec), have joined forces ...




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