APEC wraps up Cebu anti-terror meeting


APEC-2015 CTWG Chairperson Oscar Valenzuela said the participants were able to discuss updates on the Counter-Terrorism Action Plan of each economy, which is meant to secure travel, supply chain, finance and infrastructure.

He praised the representatives of the 21 member economies for their active participation in APEC’s thrust in combatting the growing threat of the Foreign Terrorist Fighter Phenomenon and the rising influence of the Islamic states of Iraq and Syria.

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India’s APEC membership chances looking bright now: Ex-Australian PM Kevin Rudd


jpg  Kevin Rudd, former Australian PM, said that India’s membership to the 21-member Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) – the only missing link in the Modi government’s Act East Policy – is looking bright in 2015-16, a