APEC delegates highlight women empowerment World

APEC delegates highlight women empowerment

Many delegates to the 2017 APEC Women and the Economy Forum in Vietnam’s central Hue city emphasised the need to eradicate biases against women and to empower them in order to boost development.
Some 2,000 delegates expected to attend SOM 2, related meetings Politics

Some 2,000 delegates expected to attend SOM 2, related meetings

Up to 2,000 domestic and international delegates are expected to register for attendance at events within the framework of the second APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM 2) and related meetings scheduled to take place in Hanoi and Ninh Binh province from May 9-21, heard a press briefing on May 5.