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PECC XI: Eleventh General Meeting

From September 26, 1995 until September 28, 1995
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The Eleventh PECC General Meeting

 Asia-Pacific Initiatives for Global Prosperity:
Trade Liberalization and Development Cooperation

September 27-29 , 1995

Beijing, China

Wednesday, September 27


Opening Ceremony

Welcoming Remarks

  • Ambassador Yang Chengxu, Chair of PECC

Keynote Address

  • HE Rong Yiren, Vice President of China

  • HE Oleg D. Davydov, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Economic Relations of Russian Federation

Videotaped Congratulatory Message

  • HE Eduardo Frei, President of Chile

Concluding Remarks

  • Dato' Dr Noordin Sopiee, Chair, MANCPEC


Coffee Break



Plenary I - Asia-Pacific Dynamics: Monetary System and Implications for Capital Formation in Emerging Markets

Chair: Ms. Kerrin M. Vautier, Chair, NZPECC

Co-Chair: Mr. Tong Zhiguang, Chairman, Export-Import Bank, China

Panel Speakers:

  • Mr H. Edward Hanway, President, CIGNA International, United States

  • Mr Mitsuo Sato, President of Asian Development Bank

  • Mr M. A. Besley, Chairman, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
  • Mrs Tatyana V. Paramonova, Acting Chairman, Central Bank, Russian Federation

  • Mr P. Chakkaphak, President of Finance One Publc Co Ltd, Thailand

  • Dr Jeffrey L.S. Koo, Chairman & CEO, Chinatrust Commercial Bank, Chinese Taipei



Three Concurrent Lunches with Speakers

Information Super-Highway: A Case Study: China

Chair: Min Leandro Arellano, General Coordinator, MXCPEC

Speaker:Dr William J. Warwick, President & CEO, AT&T, China

China: An Emerging Economic Powerhouse

Chair: Mr William Fung, Chair, HKCPEC

Speaker: Dr William Overholt, Managing Director, Bankers Trust Co, Hong Kong

Asian Stock Markets: Investing in Equities

Chair: Amb Luzmila Zanabria, Chair, PERUPEC

Speaker: Mr Matthew Harrison, The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd



Plenary II - Asia-Pacific Dynamics: Trade, Investment and Business Opportunities

Chair: Dr Lau Teik Soon, Chair, SINCPEC


  • Mr Jing Shuping, Chairman, All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce, China

  • Mr David J. Law-Smith, Chairman and CEO, Caltex Petroleum Corporation

  • Mr Soedarpo Sastrosatomo, President Director, PT Samudera Indonesia

  • Dr York Liao, Managing Director, PT Samudera Indonesia

  • Mr Sumet Jiaravanont and Dr Chen Ting-ko, President and Senior Vice President, Charoen Pokphand Group Co Ltd, Thailand

  • Mr Myong-Soo Shin, Chairman & CEO, Dong Bang Corporation, Korea



Coffee Break



Plenary III - Agenda for Pacific Economic Cooperation: Osaka and Beyond

Chair: Dr Kihwan Kim, Chair, KOPEC


  • Prof Ippei Yamazawa, Co-Coordinator, PECC Trade Policy Forum, Hitotsubashi University

  • Mr Makoto Taniguchi, Deputy Secretary General, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)

  • Mr W. Bowman Cutter, Deputy Assistant to the President, National Economic Council, The White House, Washington D.C., Vice-Chairman, USNCPEC

  • Dr Narongchai Akrasanee, Executive Vice President, Thailand Development Research Institute, Member of the APEC Eminent Persons Group

  • Amb Endymion Wilkinson, Head of Delegation, Delegation of the Eropean Commission, Beijing, China

  • Dr Zhang Xiaoji, Head of Dept of Foreign Economic Studies, Development Research Centre of the State Council of China



Reception and Dinner

Chair: Amb Yang Chengxu, Chair, PECC and CNCPEC

Speaker: HE Ricardo Marquez, First Vice President of Peru

Introducer: Mr Edgardo Boeninger, Chair, CHILPEC


Thursday, 28 September



Five Full-Day Concurrent Sessions

Concurrent Lunches with Speakers



Cultural Show - Performance by China Song & Dance Ensemble


Friday, 29 September



Plenary IV - Policy Forum for Trade / Economic Ministers

Chair:  Amb. Nobuo Matsunaga, Chair, JANCPEC

Co-Chair:  HE Gu Yongjiang, Vice Ministerfor Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation, China (representing Minister Wu Yi)


  • HE Oleg D. Davydov, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Economic Relations of Russian Federation

  • Senator Chris Schacht, Minister for Customs and Small Business, Australia

  • HE Mauricio Reina, Vice Minister of Foreign Trade, Colombia

  • HE Goh Chee Wee, Minister of State for Trade and Industry, Singapore



 Coffee Break



Plenary V - Pacific Economic Outlook

Chair: Dr Hadi Soesastro, Coordinator, INCPEC


Pacific Economic Outlook 1995/96

Speaker:  Prof Lawrence B Krause, Coordinator of PEO Forecast Group


Capital Flows in the Pacific Region: Past Trends and Future Prospects

Speaker:  Prof Akira Kohsaka, Coordinaor of PEO Structure Group



Business Opportunities in China

Lunch 1 Speaker:  HE Gu Yongjiang, Vice Minister, Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation, China

Lunch 2 Speaker:  Mr Liu Mingkang, Vice President, State Development Bank, China

Lunch 3 Speaker: Mr Ding Junfa, General Economist, Ministry of Internal Trade of China



Standing Committee Meeting



Plenary VI - Special Session on Chinese Economy

Chair: Mr Jusuf Wanandi, Chair, INCPEC

Keynote Speech: HE Li Lanqing, Vice Premier of China



Signing of Beijing Statement by Standing Committee Members



Media Briefing by Standing Committee Members



Closing Dinner

Chair: HE Wang Guangying, Vice Chairman of NPC, China

Introducer: Mr Peter Jollie, Chair AUSPECC


Handover to new Chair of PECC Standing Committee, Mr Edgardo Boeninger, Chair, CHILPEC

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