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3 Factors of Asia Pacific Economy Development According to JK

by Sebastianus Epifany Monday, November 21, 2016 - 11:12

JAKARTA - Vice President of the Republic of Indonesia, Jusuf Kalla, stressing that the key to economic growth in Asia Pacific is a factor of trade, investment and connectivity. This is emphasized in the APEC summit which held in Lima, Peru.

"Trade, investment and connectivity is the key to economic growth in Asia Pacific, for it to be supported by policies that open and inclusive," said Vice President Jusuf Kalla in front of the APEC leaders, as reported from

APEC summit as the world economy forum gets its own spotlight in the international world. This forum has become the hope of the international community to lead the world out of stagnation of economic growth and overcome the challenges of geopolitical, financial market volatility and protectionism.

Meeting with the theme of Quality Growth and Human Capital is very important for Indonesia to be able to play a role in shaping the norms of regional economic policy in line with national interests, as well as to assure the market that the Indonesian economy has strong fundamentals and conducive.

Indonesia as one of the 10 most developed countries in the ease of Doing Business (EoDB) based on the World Bank report: 'Doing Business 2017', affirmed the commitment to facilitate trade and investment, and support the initiatives of APEC Trade Facilitation to improve EoDB by 10% in 2018.

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