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Xi, other APEC leaders leave Manila

Nov 19, 2015 - 6:05 PM

The Chinese leader waves to the crowd at Manila s international airport before boarding his plane

CHINESE LEADER. Chinese President Xi Jinping leaves Manila, Philippines, on November 18, 2015, after attending the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit and related meetings. File photo by Diego Azubel/EPA

APEC leaders close summit by condemning terror attacks

Nov 19, 2015 - 4:44 PM

21 Asia Pacific leaders say economic growth is among the most powerful tools to address terrorism s root causes

'FIGHT TERRORISM.' APEC 2015 chairman President Benigno S. Aquino III joins fellow world leaders, namely, (L-R) (front row) Republic of Chile President Michelle Bachelet; Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau; Brunei Darussalam Prime Minister Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah; Commonwealth of Australia Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull; People's Republic of China President Xi Jinping; Republic of Peru President Ollanta Humala; Socialist Republic of Vietnam President Truong Tan Sang; United States of America President Barack Obama; Kingdom of Thailand Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-Cha; and Chinese Taipei former Vice President Vincent Siew. (back row) Hong Kong, China Chief Executive CY Leung; Republic of Indonesia Vice President Jusuf Kalla; Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe; Republic of Korea President Park Geun-hye; Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak; United Mexican States President Enrique Peña Nieto; New Zealand Prime Minister John Key; Independent State of Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill; Russian Federation Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev; and Republic of Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, for the traditional Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Meeting (AELM) Family Photo at the Main Lobby of the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), Cultural Center of the Philippines complex in Pasay City on Thursday (November 19, 2015). Working with this year’s theme: “Building Inclusive Economies, Building a Better World.” The APEC leaders call for increased global cooperation against terrorism. Photo by Rey Baniquet/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Students, IPs clash with police in APEC protests

Nov 18, 2015 - 2:11 PM

Militant and progressive groups are also gearing up for a major mobilization for Thursday November 19 the last day of the APEC Leaders Summit

Youth activists from the League of Filipino Students clash with anti-riot police while attempting to hold a protest near the venue of APEC in Pasay City. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

APEC security, PH-Vietnam ties, France vs ISIS | 12PM wRap

Nov 17, 2015 - 12:28 PM

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PH groups urge Canadian PM: Take back illegal trash

Nov 13, 2015 - 11:20 AM

Such action will show that his government does not and will not condone the illegal garbage trade that is treating low and middle income countries as dumps say environmentalists

NEW LEADERSHIP. Can new Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau finally resolve the issue of illegal Canada garbage stranded in the Philippines? File photo by Geoff Robins/AFP

DTI chief makes final push for MSMEs initiatives

Sep 17, 2015 - 6:34 PM

Gregory Domingo also confirms he will stay as DTI chief at least until after the country s hosting of the APEC Leaders’ Summit in November

FINAL PUSH. DTI chief Gregory Domingo says he will continue pushing initiatives for micro, small and medium enterprises, which represent 98% of all registered businesses.

Aquino: APEC visitors to experience 'inclusive, growing' PH

Dec 02, 2014 - 12:05 PM

As APEC 2015 kicks off President Aquino urges Filipinos ‘Let us show the best our country has to offer’

Pemimpin dunia antre bertemu Jokowi: Istimewa atau tidak?

Nov 06, 2014 - 12:31 PM

Seberapa penting peran Indonesia dalam posisi internasional? Presiden Jokowi sudah mengonfirmasi kehadirannya ke tiga KTT dalam waktu dekat ini Patut ditunggu apa yang akan ia lakukan

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott (L) is greeted by Indonesian President Joko Widodo shortly before a meeting at the presidential palace, in Jakarta, Indonesia, 20 October 2014. Indonesia's newly inaugurated President Joko Widodo urged Indonesians to unite and work together. Widodo said his government aimed to make Indonesia 'politically and economically independent' but acknowledged tough tasks ahead. EPA/MAST IRHAM

The wRap Indonesia: Nov. 5, 2014

Nov 05, 2014 - 11:18 AM

Jokowi s ultimatum to governors world leaders line up to meet Jokowi at international summits the latest on the Indonesian victims in the Hong Kong double murders and more

President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo meets visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at the Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, on Nov. 4, 2014, ahead of the APEC Summit in Beijing this year. Photo taken from Jokowi’s official Facebook page