• China: developed APEC must meet free trade pledge

    China's Minister of Commerce on Friday called for developed members of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation to live up to their pledges of enacting free trade by 2010.
  • Indonesia's Yudhoyono set for one-round election win

    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono looked set to win a second term on Wednesday as provisional election results showed there would be no need for a run-off vote, opening the way for a period of quickening reform.