The Great Shift East in the Global Agenda
Nearly 3 billion people residing in the 21 economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Community (APEC) account for more than one-half of the world's GDP.
What are the implications of the West to East power shift on the global agenda?
In partnership with the World Economic Forum, NHK hosted this debate focusing on the global implications of the West to East power shift.
Cheng Siwei, Chairman, International Finance Forum (IFF), People's Republic of China; Global Agenda Council on the Future of China
Motohisa Furukawa, Senior Vice-Minister, Cabinet Office of Japan, Japan; Young Global Leader; Global Agenda Council on the Future of Japan
John Lipsky, First Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Washington DC; Global Agenda Council on the International Monetary System
Kamal Nath, Minister of Road Transport and Highways of India
Peter Sands, Group Chief Executive, Standard Chartered Bank, United Kingdom; Co-Chair of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2010
Abhisit Vejjajiva, Prime Minister of Thailand
Aiko Doden, Senior Commentator, NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation), Japan