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APEC 2014: What’s the deal?

APEC Beijing 2014. We’ve all heard of it. We’ve all seen the (awkward) pictures of ‘Uncle Xi’ and Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe shaking hands.  And we’ve been witness to Putin’s attempt at flirting.   But what is it really all about? The acronym of ‘APEC’ stands for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation. It is an essential forum for […]