Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)
Countries - Participants AUSTRALIA BRUNEI DARUSSALUM CANADA CHILE CHINA HONG KONG CHINA INDONESIA JAPAN The Republic of KOREA MALAYSIA MEXICO NEW ZEALAND PAPUA NEW GUINEA PERU The Philippines RUSSIA THAILAND SINGAPORE THE USA VIETNAM
Aims of the APEC: to promote economic cooperation encompassing, as members, the leading economies in the region. strengthening regional economic integration and expanding trade. construction and modernization of energy and heating supply infrastructure.
Summit in Honolulu
"The Honolulu Declaration - Toward a Seamless Regional Economy" was supplemented by four annexes on the topics of promoting effective, non-discriminatory and market-driven innovation policy; enhancing small and medium-sized enterprises participation in global production chains; trade and investment in environmental goods and services; and strengthening implementation of good regulatory practices.
Russia has joined Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in 1998. Since 1999, it has constantly participated in annual APEC Economic Leaders' Meetings (AELM). In 2009-2010, the Russian Federation made voluntary contribution of 500,000 USD to the APEC Support Fund (ASF). Another contribution of 3,000,000 USD is being transferred to ASF in 2011-2012. In May 2010, Russia announced its accession to the transitional model of APEC Business Travel Card initiative which facilitates visa issuance and customs control procedures for the card holders.
Russky Island The island has a total area of 97.6 97.6 square kilometers It is about 18 kilometers long and 13 kilometers wide. The population is 5,200 people. Russky Island is located in the Peter the Great Gulf, the Sea of Japan For a long time, Russky Island was a closed area In 2007 Russky Island was chosen as the site for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Leaders' week (APEC).
The map of the main projects -construction of the Far Eastern Federal University -reconstruction work to Vladivostok airport - construction of a helipad on Russky Island - road building and reconstruction in the Primorye Territory - construction of bridges to Russky Island across the Eastern Bosphorus Strait and the Zolotoy Rog Bay, and the De-Freeze- Sedanka low-level bridge
T he Far Eastern Federal University
The bridge across the Eastern Bosphorus Strait
The Bridge across the Zolotoy Rog Bay
Opera and Ballet Theatre
One of the hotels