~ The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit was held in Da Nang, Vietnam.
~ The theme of summit was 'Creating New Dynamism, Fostering a Shared Future.'
~ Next year's APEC summit will be held in Papua New Guinea.
~ It is a regional economic forum of 21 Pacific Rim member economies that promote free trade throughout the Asia-Pacific region.
~ It was established in 1989.
~ India is not the member of this forum.
~ India has been enjoying the status of observer of this forum since 2011.