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Shortly after his inauguration, US President Donald Trump announced he would withdraw the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership. The withdrawal from this agreement, which was previously billed by the Obama administration as a way to enhance American economic growth and sustain American influence in the Asia Pacific region, signified a major shift in US trade policy. What will be the future of Asia Pacific economic integration following the US withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership? What local and regional impacts will this withdrawal have for the United States on foreign direct investment and trade from Asia?
Rappler talks to Emily Lau, former member of the Hong Kong Legislative Council, about the democratic situation in the Asia-Pacific region. She will also check on the case and condition of Philippine Senator Leila de Lima who is being detained on drug charges: http://s.rplr.co/eV7QEWX Follow Rappler on Social Media: Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/rapplerdotcom Twitter - https://twitter.com/rapplerdotcom Instagram - http://instagram.com/rappler YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/rappler/?sub_confirmation=1 SoundCloud - https://soundcloud.com/rappler Google+ - https://plus.google.com/+Rappler/ Tumblr - http://rappler.tumblr.com/ http://www.rappler.com/
Atlantic Council Executive Vice President Damon Wilson moderates a conversation with Kurt Campbell, chairman and CEO of The Asia Group, on the inception of the “pivot to Asia” concept, the future of US-China relations, and how the transatlantic partnership will be impacted by the rise of Asia.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Political-Security Community (APSC) holds its 16th Council Meeting at the Manila Marriott Hotel in Pasay City on November 12, 2017. More on https://www.rappler.com/world/regions/asia-pacific/188151-watch-31st-asean-summit-2017-philippines-day-2?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=world Follow Rappler on Social Media: Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/rapplerdotcom Twitter - https://twitter.com/rapplerdotcom Instagram - http://instagram.com/rappler YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/rappler/?sub_confirmation=1 SoundCloud - https://soundcloud.com/rappler Google+ - https://plus.google.com/+Rappler/ Tumblr - http://rappler.tumblr.com/ http://www.rappler.com/
China's Vision for a More Prosperous Asia-Pacific Region On April 17, the Atlantic Council's Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security will host the People's Republic of China's Vice Minister of Finance, Zhu Guangyao, for an address on "China's Vision for a More Prosperous Asia-Pacific Region." Vice Minister Zhu Guangyao will visit the United States in connection with the spring meeting of the IMF and World Bank. His visit comes at a time when new regional initiatives supported by China, such as the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), the New Development Bank ("BRICS Bank") and the Silk Road initiative are showing strong momentum. The RMB's internationalization continues to expand and the outflow of Chinese capital into foreign markets is rising. More generally, China is ...
Funaach Academy of Dance was proud to perform at "Splendor of the East 2016" organized by CAPA (Council of Asian Pacific Americans) on May 14th 2016 at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center in Dearborn, Michigan. F.A.D represented West India (Maharashtra) at this grand event. Watch the video to see Music and Dance transcend the boundaries to create a wonderful experience for you to remember for a long time. Witness the magic unfold as F.A.D delivers this power packed performance with 30 talented dancers.
MaximsNewsNetwork: 06 January 2012, WorldLeadersTV: Bangkok, Thailand - The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia-Pacific (UN ESCAP) presents a video about its history and its future as the hub of UN activities in the 48 countries of the Asia-Pacific region. Dr. Noeleen Heyzer is the Executive Secretary of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, ESCAP, and holds the rank of United Nations Under-Secretary-General. Since taking office in August 2007 as the first woman to ever occupy this position, Dr. Heyzer has championed institutional change and developed ESCAP as a regional hub to help build stronger economic and social foundations for sustainable and inclusive societies in the Asia Pacific region. Dr. Noeleen Heyzer, UN Under-Secretary-Genera...
Cross-Straits Series: Implications of Energy Security on Critical Geopolitical, Economic, and Environmental Issues in the Asia-Pacific Region A discussion with: Mr. Edward C. Chow Senior Fellow, Center for Strategic & International Studies Dr. Van Jackson Visiting Fellow Center for a New American Security Mr. Robert A. Manning Senior Fellow, Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security Atlantic Council Ms. Meredith Miller Senior Vice President of Trade, Economic, and Energy Affairs; Director of NBR's Washington, DC office The National Bureau of Asian Research (NBR) Moderated by: Mr. Keith Johnson Senior Reporter Foreign Policy Please join the Atlantic Council's Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security for a discussion with leading experts assessing China, Japan, the R...
For more MICE news in Taiwan please visit http://www.meettaiwan.com On the behalf of the organizer of 2014 APFC/WFC Meetings in Taiwan, we would like to express our warm welcome to all participants from all over Asia and the world to join this franchise carnival in Taiwan from 23 to 29 September 2014. Here, we provide the best stage to all suppliers, traders, buyers and specialists in chain and franchise and related industries to share the knowledge and experience interactively. 6 main activities including APFC Meeting, WFC Meeting, Taiwan International Chain & Franchise Exhibition, International Chain & Franchise Forum, Global Franchise Business Networking and Taiwan City Tour will be hold during 2014 APFC/WFC Meetings in Taiwan.
Secretary John Kerry addresses members of the Pacific Council on International Policy on the security and trade opportunities of the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership at an event in Los Angeles, California on April 12, 2016. A transcript is available at http://www.state.gov/secretary/remarks/2016/04/index.htm.