Coverage

  • Presiden Korsel: ekonomi kreatif butuh stimulus

    Presiden Korea Selatan Park Geun-Hye mengatakan ekonomi kreatif membutuhkan stimulus dari pemerintah untuk tumbuh dan berkembang. READ MORE

  • APEC economies have potential to help recover global growth: leaders

    Economies in Asia-Pacific region have opportunity to contribute to recovering global economy as the region has the potential to expand economic growth, leaders in the region said in Bali on Sunday. The leaders called on the private sector to cooperate with policy makers to help boost the expansion of the economy growth in the region. READ MORE

  • Hon Hai’s Terry Gou touts company’s evolution at APEC CEO summit

    Hon Hai’s Terry Gou touts company’s evolution at APEC CEO summit

    Hon Hai Precision Industry, the world's largest contract electronics manufacturer, has adopted an innovative business model that ranges from supplying key components to serving the end user, said Hon Hai Chairman Terry Gou on Monday. He called the model "IIDM," or "Integration Innovation Design Manufacture," singling out integrated innovation as the capability that a company needs to stand out in the current age of technological revolution. READ MORE

  • AirAsia CEO teases APEC moderators for using Garuda

    AirAsia Group’s CEO, Tony Fernandes, became the center of attention and drew in much laughter when he spoke as one of the panelists during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit in Nusa Dua, Bali on Monday. Fernandes was given time to speak by moderator Pieter Gontha, the publisher of BeritaSatu Media Holdings, on the issues of connectivity in the Asia Pacific region, but the Malaysian-born entrepreneur was initially hesitant to present his answers because he knew that the man asking him questions rarely boarded his plane. READ MORE

  • Aquino cheered at Apec for 1-term limit stand

    Aquino cheered at Apec for 1-term limit stand

    The loudest applause for President Aquino came when he rejected the idea of seeking a second term. At the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) CEO Summit here, Aquino was asked hypothetically about serving another term to “ensure that growth continues in the Philippines.” READ MORE

  • Remarks at the APEC CEO Summit

    John Kerry
    Secretary of State

    Thank you, Wishnu, very, very much. It’s a great pleasure for me to be here, and an honor to be able to address you. And on behalf of President Obama, I want to thank our hosts in Indonesia for an absolutely, extraordinary generous hospitality, and I particularly – I think you will join me in feeling that they have been remarkable in their leadership in the course of this summit. So I thank them. READ MORE

  • Vladimir Putin took part in the APEC CEO summit

    Vladimir Putin took part in the APEC CEO summit

    PRESIDENT OF RUSSIA VLADIMIR PUTIN: Ladies and gentlemen, friends, I am grateful to the Business Summit’s organisers for the invitation to address the Asia-Pacific region’s business community. Meetings such as these are key events at the summit. READ MORE

  • With Snide Remarks Toward U.S., Asia-Pacific Summit Steams Ahead With Free-Trade Deal

    As the U.S. remains mired in political gridlock at home, a similar show was on view between the 21 global powers gathered at the second day of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in Bali, Indonesia. The group of nations was assembled more than two decades ago to promote trade and economic growth in the region, and there was plenty of wheeling and dealing to be seen as heads of state and business leaders jostled over how best to knock down barriers and disparities to foment prosperity. READ MORE

  • APEC media facilities cost over US$1 million

    The media center operating cost for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit in Nusa Dua, Bali, from Oct.1 to 8 is estimated to run to Rp 19 billion (US$1.65 million). “To set up a media center, the Communication and Information Ministry proposed the budget,” said APEC Summit media center coordinator Gatot S. Dewobroto in Nusa Dua, Badung regency, Bali, on Sunday, as quoted by Antara news agency. READ MORE

  • Opening Speech President Yudhoyono at APEC CEO Summit 2013

    Metrotvnews.com, Nusa Dua: Presiden Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono open the APEC CEO Summit 2013 in Nusa Dua, Bali, (6/10). READ MORE

  • APEC CEO Summit kicks off in Bali

    Heads of APEC members, chief executive officers (CEOs) from all over the world started meeting in Nusa Dua Bali of Indonesia on Sunday. Over 1,200 CEOs and 10 head of members took part in the APEC CEO Summit, Wisnu Wardhana, chairman of the summit said at the opening. READ MORE

  • South Korean President: Creative Economy Needs Stimulus

    At the APEC CEO Summit on Sunday (6/10), South Korean President Park Geon-Hye, stated that the creative industry needs a stimulus from the government in order for it to grow and expand as she highlighted the significant impact of the creative economy on competitiveness, and economic growth. READ MORE

  • The APEC Summit is An Opportunity To Boost Global Growth Through Free Trade

    When the leaders of 21 of the world's most dynamic economies meet at the beginning of October in Indonesia, the world will be watching to see if they use the opportunity to put their indelible stamp on the importance of trade to the global economy - an essential foundation that underpins innovation, entrepreneurship, jobs and, most importantly, resilient growth. READ MORE

  • APEC CEO Summit kicks off in Bali

    Heads of APEC members, chief executive officers (CEOs) from all over the world started meeting in Nusa Dua Bali of Indonesia on Sunday. Over 1,200 CEOs and 10 head of members took part in the APEC CEO Summit, Wisnu Wardhana, chairman of the summit said at the opening. READ MORE

  • (LEAD) Park arrives in Bali for APEC summit as part of ‘sales diplomacy’ trip

    President Park Geun-hye arrived on Indonesia's resort island of Bali on Sunday, kicking off a two-nation trip to Southeast Asia focused on boosting South Korea's economic and business interests under her "sales diplomacy" drive. READ MORE

  • Though Calls Needed To Ensure Openness

    As the APEC CEO Summit got underway in Bali, business and government leaders were open and honest about the challenges facing the 21 members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation. As aptly put by Wishnu Wardhana, chairman of the APEC Business Advisory Council, "we are living in an era of uncertainty. READ MORE

  • SBY Invites APEC CEO s to invest in Indonesia

    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono invited the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEOs to invest in Indonesia in his opening remarks during the opening of the APEC CEO Summit in Nusa Dua, Bali, on Sunday. READ MORE

  • GE Commits to Have Long-Term Investment in Indonesia

    GE promised to continue its long term investment in Indonesia. John Rice as the Chairman for GE said, “Actually we are doing our business in 160 countries, but Indonesia is the most important country amongst them all.” Local partnerships are also being engaged by GE. READ MORE

  • Aquino Calls for Inclusive Growth at APEC CEO Summit in Bali

    As his administration grapples with the problem of jobless growth, President Benigno Aquino III stressed the need to ensure that "wealth is not concentrated in the hands of the few" in a speech before captains of industry in Bali, Indonesia. READ MORE