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WEF ASEAN 2018 officially kicks off in Hanoi

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WEF ASEAN 2018 officially kicks off in Hanoi

The World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN) 2018 officially opened with a plenary session in Hanoi on September 12 under the co-chair of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and WEF Founder and Executive Chairman Klaus Schwab.

Forum to promote ASEAN as dynamic, innovative bloc

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Forum to promote ASEAN as dynamic, innovative bloc

The World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN), scheduled to open in Hanoi on September 11, is expected to further consolidate the unity of and promote ASEAN as a bloc of dynamic development and innovation in the context of Industry 4.0.

WWF report warns ASEAN banks

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WWF report warns ASEAN banks

A new World Wild Fund for Nature (WWF) report finds that ASEAN’s biggest banks are increasingly aware of the impact their businesses have on the environment and society, but are slow to act on the huge potential they hold in addressing climate change and financing sustainable food, energy and infrastructure systems in the region.

AEC helps Vietnam gain firm foothold in ASEAN market

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AEC helps Vietnam gain firm foothold in ASEAN market

After 23 years joining the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Vietnam’s economy has connected closely with the bloc’s economy, especially after the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) was set up in late 2015, said Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh.

Vietnam actively contributes to negotiations of regional economic pact

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Vietnam actively contributes to negotiations of regional economic pact

The 50th ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM-50) Meeting and Related Meetings, which freshly concluded in Singapore on September 1 after four days of working, is an important event in the context of rising global trade protectionism and unilateralisaiton, said Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh in a recent interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency.

Vietnam seeks multilateral trade cooperation at AEM-50

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Vietnam seeks multilateral trade cooperation at AEM-50

Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh met with his counterparts from Singapore, Indonesia and the Republic of Korea on the sidelines of the 50th ASEAN Economic Ministers (AEM-50) Meeting and Related Meetings held in Singapore from August 29 to September 2 to discuss bilateral and multilateral trade cooperation.