APEC: Fighting Globalisation's Critics And Covid Fallout
Tan Sri Dr Rebecca Sta Maria, Executive Director, APEC Secretariat
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) strives for freer trade, smoother flow of people, and digital and gender-based inclusiveness among its 21 member economies that includes the US, China, Russia and Japan.
But unlike its policy-based peer ASEAN, APEC is a cooperative, discussive and non-binding platform. So how does it achieve its goals when its biggest members are increasingly anti-globalisation?
Tan Sri Dr Rebecca Sta Maria, the Executive Director of the APEC Secretariat, discusses.
Produced by: Shazana Mokhtar
Presented by: Khoo Hsu Chuang
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