Female leaders brighten up world political stage


The presence of female leaders on the world stage has always been eye-catching.

All about APEC CEO Summit 2013


All about APEC CEO Summit 2013

China's G20 role


Though charting a course for global economic recovery and bolstering investor sentiment would be high on the agenda of global leaders during the G20 summit in Russia, attention would also be drawn on how China is combating slower growth.

Inforgraphic: G20 in focus


An in-depth glance at the economic forces driving the world’s most powerful economies.

'Pivot to Asia' sidelined by US domestic woes


US president Barack Obama is not at the Indonesian resort of Bali for the regional economic summit, but the media craze about his cancelled trip continues.


President Xi visits Indonesia, Malaysia, attend APEC summit

Oct 2 to 3: Pay State Visit to Indonesia

Oct 4 to 5: Pay State Visit to Malaysia

Oct 6 to 8: Attend the 21st economic leaders' meeting of APEC forum and meet with global leaders in Bali, Indonesia


China's growth to benefit the world

With the US in a declining mode, the world needs a steadier China.

Thoughts after hearing Xi's speech

I was very happy to see that Xi Jinping did focus on trade and on the importance of Asia Pacific trade being cooperative and inclusive.