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APEC Leaders Agree to Ease Trade Rules and Cut Tariffs on Green Goods

Posted November 13th, 2011 at 11:30 pm (UTC-5)
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Asian-Pacific leaders have agreed on a range of measures to boost economic growth, including simplifying trade rules and cutting tariffs on green energy goods. U.S. President Barack Obama hosted 20 other leaders for a summit of the Asian-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum Sunday in Hawaii. Mr. Obama said the progress made in Hawaii Sunday will create […]

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APEC Leaders Agree to Ease Trade Rules and Cut Tariffs on Green Goods

Posted November 13th, 2011 at 8:40 pm (UTC-5)
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Asian-Pacific leaders have agreed on a range of measures to boost economic growth, including simplifying trade rules and cutting tariffs on green energy goods. U.S. President Barack Obama hosted 20 other leaders for a summit of the Asian-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum Sunday in Hawaii. The White House says strengthening economic integration at a time of […]

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Obama: APEC Goal is Creating Seamless Regional Economy in Pacific

Posted November 13th, 2011 at 6:55 pm (UTC-5)
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U.S. President Barack Obama has officially opened the summit of 21 Asian-Pacific leaders in Hawaii, saying their ultimate goal is creating a seamless regional economy. Mr. Obama formally welcomed the leaders of the Asian-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum Sunday, telling them they have much to do. He said 3 billion citizens are looking towards them to […]

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Obama: APEC Goal is Creating Seamless Regional Economy in Pacific

Posted November 13th, 2011 at 4:35 pm (UTC-5)
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U.S. President Barack Obama has officially opened the summit of 21 Asian-Pacific leaders in Hawaii, saying their ultimate goal is creating a seamless regional economy. Mr. Obama formally welcomed the leaders of the Asian-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum Sunday, telling them they have much to do. He said 3 billion citizens are looking towards them to […]

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Obama to Push Free Trade at APEC Summit

Posted November 13th, 2011 at 11:15 am (UTC-5)
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U.S. President Barack Obama formally opens a summit in Hawaii of Asia-Pacific leaders on Sunday, one day after securing agreement on the outlines of a deal to create a huge Pacific Rim free trade zone. Mr. Obama will hold talks with the leaders of 20 other nations that make up the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum. […]

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Obama to Push Free Trade at APEC Summit

Posted November 13th, 2011 at 11:00 am (UTC-5)
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U.S. President Barack Obama formally opens a summit in Hawaii of Asia-Pacific leaders on Sunday, one day after securing agreement on the outlines of a deal to create a huge Pacific Rim free trade zone. Mr. Obama will hold talks with the leaders of 20 other nations that make up the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum. […]

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Obama Says Americans Impatient and Frustrated with China’s Economic Reforms

Posted November 13th, 2011 at 3:30 am (UTC-5)
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U.S. President Barack Obama told Chinese President Hu Jintao Saturday that Americans are becoming increasingly frustrated and impatient at the slow pace of change in Beijing economic policy. Sitting with the Chinese leader in Honolulu, Hawaii on the eve of an annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, Mr. Obama called cooperation with China vital. Mr. Hu […]

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North American Summit Cancelled Due to Mexico’s Absence

Posted November 12th, 2011 at 8:20 pm (UTC-5)
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The North American Leaders’ Summit to be held in Hawaii Sunday has been cancelled due to the death of a Mexican minister. Mexico’s President Felipe Calderon was set to hold talks with U.S. President Barack Obama and Canada’s Prime Minister Stephen Harper during the two-day meeting of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation in Honolulu. But […]

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APEC Leaders to Push for Free Trade Bloc

Posted November 12th, 2011 at 4:20 am (UTC-5)
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U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk says he expects Asia-Pacific leaders will announce the broad outlines of a regional trade bloc when they meet in Hawaii on Saturday and Sunday. Kirk told trade ministers at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum in Honolulu Friday that the so-called Trans-Pacific Partnership is intended to complement other efforts to promote […]

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APEC Reports Major Savings on Regional Trade

Posted November 9th, 2011 at 3:55 am (UTC-5)
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Researchers for the leading Asia-Pacific economic grouping say improved efficiency has saved regional countries more than $58 billion on trading costs since 2007. The secretariat of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum released the findings ahead of an APEC summit to be held in Hawaii later this week. The report says fees and charges on regional […]

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