The growing globalization of food production means greater cooperation between countries, regulators and enterprises is needed to ensure food safety, officials and experts from APEC countries said.
Delegates for the forthcoming APEC 8th Tourism Ministerial Meeting are arriving in China's Macao as preparations for the meeting have been completed regarding venue arrangements, hospitality for visiting delegations.
Beijing is renovating or replacing dilapidated buildings, and sprucing up roads and landscape marred by congestion and pollution as it gets ready to host the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation group (APEC) summit meeting in November.
Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli vowed on Tuesday to step up energy cooperation with members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation.
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) members passed a declaration on Thursday calling for the establishment of a new partnership focusing on maritime cooperation in the region.
Anti-graft issue has gained more attention at this year's APEC meetings than the previous sessions as China strengthens cooperation with APEC members.
China is willing to build an Asia-Pacific partnership with APEC members that will lead future cooperation in the region, said State Councilor Yang Jiechi on Wednesday.
International commercial bribery activities should be cracked down on with firm resolution by relevant parties in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, a senior anti-graft official said on Friday.
Members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum have agreed to begin moves to form a free trade area for the region, a senior official said Friday.
The Chinese capital will ban the use of 70% of government vehicles and restrict private vehicles based on even- and odd-numbered license plates.
Beijing has tightened security for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation conference, which will be held in the city between August 6 and 21.
The 2014 Senior Finance Officials Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation was held in Fuzhou on May 20.