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Philippines sees record high in remittances

ASEAN

Philippines sees record high in remittances

Filipinos working overseas sent home a record high 8.5 billion USD in the first half of the year, up 2.9 percent against the same period last year, the central bank of the Philippines said on Aug. 17.

APEC contributes greatly to Vietnam’s integration efforts

Politics

APEC contributes greatly to Vietnam’s integration efforts

The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum has made important contributions to Vietnam’s integration efforts since the country was admitted more than a decade ago. Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Gia Khiem made the remark in a written statement in anticipation with APEC’s 20th founding anniversary and the upcoming 17th APEC Summit in Singapore.

OVs continue support for storm victims

Society

OVs continue support for storm victims

The Vietnamese community abroad continue to take actions in support for the victims of typhoon Ketsana, which swept through central and Central Highlands regions in late September.