ICAPP to Promote Regional Cooperation and Seek Common Development
August 20, 2004
anticipation of the Third International Conference of Asian Political
Parties (ICAPP) to be held in China from September 3 to 5, Cai Wu,
deputy head of the International Department of the Communist Party
of China (CPC) Central Committee held a news conference Thursday,
announcing that China is "willing to work with the participating
political parities to present Asia and the whole world an open,
equal, cooperative and constructive regional and multilateral party
is the first time for the CPC to host an international political
parties' conference, Cai stressed.
is a grand gathering for political parties from various Asian countries
to share their experience in running the party and state affairs,
explore ways of friendly cooperation, formulate strategies of peace
and development through joint consultation and promote regional
cooperation in Asia," he said.
here to read further: http://english.people.com.cn/200408/20/eng20040820_153914.html
to Host 3rd Asian Political Parties' Conference
August 11, 2004
Communist Party of China (CPC) will host the third International
Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP) in Beijing from Sept.
3 to 5 to promote regional cooperation. The conference will be beneficial
to the promotion of mutual understanding and cooperation between
Asian parties, to the growth of regional cooperation and to the
comprehensive and multi-level development of bilateral ties between
China and its Asian partners.
here to read further http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2004-08/11/content_1759442.htm
Proposes Asian Monetary Institute
The Washington Times
August 10, 2004
Prime Minister Abdullah Badawi has proposed the establishment of
an Asian monetary institution to improve economic integration in
the region.He also proposed that the ASEAN+3 process be advanced
to become the East Asian Economic Community Summit, the Bernama
news agency reported Tuesday. ASEAN+3 refers to the 10 member countries
of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations together with China,
Japan and South Korea as dialogue partners.
here to read further http://washingtontimes.com/upi-breaking/20040809-103735-9831r.htm