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Pacific Economic Cooperation Council

Also called the PECC. An informal group that seeks to promote economic and other cooperation between countries that border the Pacific Ocean. There are member countries on both sides of the Pacific, in North and South America as well as Asia and Oceania. The PECC holds a conference every two years in which business and government leaders discuss matters of mutual interest. It was founded in 1980.
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PECC welcomed the invitation to contribute to the wide-ranging consultations that will be the basis for recommendations and leaders' ultimate decisions about the future direction of APEC's substantive programme and work methods.
Clinical data of 47 GERD patients, who underwent PECC in the General Hospital of the People's Liberation Army from August 2013 to August 2016, were retrospectively analyzed.
With growth this year expected to be the slowest since the financial crisis of 2008, the PECC suggests that the region consider alternative strategies.
The distinction is equally useful to analyze the place that communication has in integration, using the theoretical perspective of political economy of communication and culture (PECC).
Singapore: PECC International Secretariat, September 2012.
Dazniausiai yra isskiriamos sios problemos: kredito nepasiekiamumas, budingas ekonomiskai silpniau issivysciusioms salims (Hossain 1998; PECC 2003), taip pat auksta palukanu norma, didelis pradinis inasas finansavimui gauti (Haque, Mahmud 2003), keblios teisines proceduros (Brown, Ongena 2012).
(27) Graeme Hugo, "Demographic Change in East and Southeast Asia and the Implications for the Future" (presentation to the 17th General Meeting of the PECC, Sydney: 1-2 May 2007).
Asi mismo, tambien los legisladores mexicanos han estado muy activos al redactar varias leyes, incluyendo la Ley General de Cambio Climatico, propuesta en el Senado el 24 de marzo de 2010; la Ley General de Adaptacion y Mitigacion, presentada en el Congreso el 23 de noviembre de 2010; la Ley General de Cambio Climatico y Desarrollo Sustentable, presentada el 8 de junio de 2011, y el Programa Especial de Cambio Climatico (PECC) (Graizbord, Gonzalez y Gonzalez, 2010)
En 1980, para deliberar propuestas del PBEC, surgio el Foro de Cooperacion Economica del Pacifico PECC (The Pacific Economic Cooperation Council), organizacion tripartita compuesta por empresarios, funcionarios de gobiernos y academicos, que como foro regional debaten--a titulo personal--sobre la cooperacion y la coordinacion de politicas que promueven el desarrollo economico en la region.
Todos los paises de la Alianza del Pacifico hacen parte de PBEC, PECC, FOCALOE y--excepto Colombia--de APEC.
El Programa Especial de Cambio Climatico (PECC) busca dar cumplimiento a los objetivos planteados por Mexico para enfrentar el cambio climatico.
There are still mental health areas at Campbelltown Hospital that don't have ratios--for example, the child and adolescent ward, and the PECC unit [Psychiatric Emergency Care Centre]."