Tuesday, November 17, 2015

12 Numbers About APEC 2015


  1. 2 is the number of times the Philippines became the host of APEC -- 1996 was the first year that the Philippines first hosted the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation  held in Subic Bay, Zambales and the current year, 2015, second time APEC will be hosted by the Philippines
  2. 21 is the current number of economies in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation and the term "member economies" being used because APEC primarily addresses issues concerning trade and economy.
  3. 2 is the number of key road maps that will be endorsed -- Cebu Action Plan for financial integration which aims to protect the region from financial crises and Boracay Action Agenda which is meant to help micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) access the regional and global market.
  4. 3 is the number of years that it took for the Philippines to prepare for the APEC forum.
  5. 9.8 is the approximate amount in billion pesos that comes with hosting APEC.
  6. 8.5 is the internet speed in gigabytes per second provided by PLDT at the International Media Center in Pasay City
  7. 699 is the number of flights cancelled during the APEC 2015 week
  8. 4 is the number of declared school holidays as part of the security measures for the APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting
  9. 2 is the number of declared special non-working days in Metro Manila as part of the security measures for the APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting
  10. 101,000 is the number of copies of APEC stamp that were printed by security printer Amstar Company, Inc. to commemorate APEC Philippines 2015
  11. 28,000 is the number police contingent deployed to secure routes, meeting venues and billet areas for the week-long event.
  12. 3,000 is the number of journalists from all over the world that will cover the APEC Summit
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