It wasn't inclusive, but extractive, and lost economic opportunities (Business Mirror (Philippines))

PRESIDENT Aquino has glowingly remarked at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) leaders’ dialogue with the Apec Business Advisory Council that Asia-Pacific member-economies must innovate and work closely together to boost trade and investments and promote inclusive growth in the region. Innovate and promote inclusive growth in the region? From a contrarian view, this was not the…