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Hawaii:Anti-APEC demonstrations in Honolulu

Monday, November 14, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 14,2011

Hundreds of protesters have marched against the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum in Honolulu, Hawaii, on Saturday.

A total of about 400 people rallied at a park and also at Waikiki beach in Honolulu. Read more…

US,Russia,China agree to ask Iran abide by rules

Monday, November 14, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 14,2011

The United States has agreed with Russia and China to ensure that Iran follows international obligations regarding its nuclear program.

A senior White House official said on Saturday that US President Barack Obama met separately with Chinese President Hu Jintao and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev in Hawaii on the sidelines of the APEC summit. Read more…

Hawaii:9 countries agree on TPP outline

Sunday, November 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 13,2011

Leaders of the Untied States, Australia and 7 other countries say they have reached agreement on a broad outline for the Trans-Pacific Partnership framework. Read more…

Honolulu:APEC summit kicks off in Hawaii

Sunday, November 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 13,2011

The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum summit opened in Honolulu, Hawaii on Saturday evening with a dinner hosted by US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle.

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Honolulu:TPP negotiations make step forward

Sunday, November 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 13,2011

Leaders of the 9 countries in Trans-Pacific Partnership have agreed on a broad outline of principles of the free trade framework. Read more…

Honolulu:Noda informs Obama of his decision on TPP talks

Sunday, November 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 13,2011

Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda has conveyed to the US president Japan’s intention to begin consultations with member countries of Trans-Pacific Partnership toward joining negotiations on the free-trade framework. Read more…

US:Obama leaves for Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation forum

Saturday, November 12, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 12,2011
APEC ministerial meeting begins

 

US President Barack Obama left Washington on Friday for Hawaii, where he will host the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation forum. Read more…