APEC leaders hold virtual summit on post-pandemic economic recovery

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Leaders of 21 Pacific Rim economies including Japan, the United States and China began a virtual summit Friday to explore ways to speed up the global economy’s recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. The discussions among the leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum are expected to range from improving access to vaccines in developing countries to investing in renewable energy and keeping borders open to trade and investment. “As we build back better and get back to business, inclusive and sustainable trade will drive our global economic recovery and future prosperity,” New Zeala…

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