Asian Productivity Organization


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Asian Productivity Organization

An international organization dedicated to socioeconomic development and increased productivity in East Asia and the Pacific. It conducts research, advises member countries, and attempts to strengthen small- and medium-sized businesses, among other things. It was established in 1961 and consists of 20 countries in the region. It is headquartered in Tokyo.
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He informed that Asian Productivity Organization (APO) -Japan is a Regional Intergovernmental Organization, established in 1961, comprising of 20 member countries with the mission to contribute to the socio economic development of Asia Pacific region through mutual cooperation by enhancing productivity of all economic sectors, enabling APO member countries to become more productive and competitive.
Dr Mohammad Saeed from Asian Productivity Organization said that under the current circumstances, the climate changes were the real threat to the lives of the people.
Ghulam Murtaza Jatoi said this while speaking at a 4-day international workshop on energy policy in Asia-Pacific region organised by National Productivity Organization (NPO) in collaboration with the Asian Productivity Organization (APO) of Japan and World Confederation of Productivity Science.
The event was organized by Asian Productivity Organization (APO) in collaboration with the Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), Sri Lanka Ministry of Agriculture and National Productivity Secretariat and was held in Colombo, Srilanka, said a statement relieved here.
He said that the Asian Productivity Organization (APO) was established in 1961 under a convention, with an objective to increase productivity & quality in the countries of Asia and Pacific region through mutual cooperation.
The seminar would be organized in collaboration with Food and Agriculture Organization, Asian Productivity Organization, United States Department of Agriculture and Ministry of Food Security, said a news release issued here on Sunday.
Established in 1961, the NPO is the partner of the Asian Productivity Organization (APO) and the World Confederation of Productivity Science (WCPS) & the World Network of Productivity Organizations (WNPO).
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