APEC Cebu Action Plan can address Philippines’ infrastructure needs, says Finance Secretary

September 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on APEC Cebu Action Plan can address Philippines’ infrastructure needs, says Finance Secretary 

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu, Sept. 15 — The Cebu Action Plan (CAP) can address the Philippines’ growing need for infrastructure development, which could then provide long-term solutions to issues in traffic management, flood control, and even the entry of foreign investments.

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Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation delegates well-secured in Cebu, says police official

September 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation delegates well-secured in Cebu, says police official 

CEBU CITY, Aug. 31 — No incident that threatened the safety of delegates attending the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meetings here has so far been recorded, a regional police official said on Monday.

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4.3-M Chinese expected to visit Thailand this year

November 12, 2014 by · Comments Off on 4.3-M Chinese expected to visit Thailand this year 

BANGKOK, Nov. 11 — As many as 4.3 million Chinese are expected to visit Thailand throughout this year, said a leading Thai businessperson on Tuesday.

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H.K. activists to protest against Japanese PM during APEC

November 7, 2014 by · Comments Off on H.K. activists to protest against Japanese PM during APEC 

HONG KONG, Nov. 6 — Hong Kong and Macao activists will protest against Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Beijing over a string of uninhabited islets in the East China Sea that are the crux of territorial disputes between China, Taiwan and Japan, a group member said Thursday.

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