President attends dialogue between APEC leaders, ABAC Politics

President attends dialogue between APEC leaders, ABAC

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked committees and working groups of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum and APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) to enhance dialogues, actively realise the long-term vision for trade and investment in Asia-Pacific, and strengthen multilateral trade system.
President Nguyen Xuan Phuc attends dialogue with APEC leaders Politics

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc attends dialogue with APEC leaders

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc together with leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies attended a dialogue and luncheon with French President Emmanuel Macron and Crown Prince and Prime Minister of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman in Bangkok on November 18.
Thailand urged to beef up cooperation under mini-FTAs at APEC meetings World

Thailand urged to beef up cooperation under mini-FTAs at APEC meetings

Thailand can use the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders' Meeting and the APEC CEO Summit, to step up cooperation under "mini-free trade agreements" (mini-FTAs) as part of efforts to brace for a global economic slowdown next year, according to the Joint Standing Committee on Commerce, Industry and Banking (JSCCIB).
President attends dialogue between APEC leaders and ABAC Politics

President attends dialogue between APEC leaders and ABAC

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the annual dialogue between leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies and the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) that was held in the form of videoconference on November 11.
APEC leaders fail to agree on joint statement World

APEC leaders fail to agree on joint statement

Leaders from 21 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies on November 18 were unable to sign a joint statement at the 26th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Papua New Guinea in the context of deep divisions between the US and China over trade and investment.
APEC leaders focus on discussing free trade World

APEC leaders focus on discussing free trade

Leaders of 21 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies discussed how to promote free trade and regional economic integration on November 18 in Port Moresby of Papua New Guinea as the United States and China remain at odds over trade and other policies.
APEC leaders to warn against protectionism World

APEC leaders to warn against protectionism

A draft communiqué on November 12 showed that leaders of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies, plan to warn against the dangers posed by protectionism, and resolve to work toward realising what would be the world's largest free-trade area at a meeting in Papua New Guinea later this week, according to Kyodo News.
APEC 2017: Fourth ABAC meeting opens in Da Nang World

APEC 2017: Fourth ABAC meeting opens in Da Nang

The fourth APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) Meeting 2017 officially opened at the Ariyana Da Dang Exhibition & Convention Centre in the central coastal city of Da Nang on November 5.