Thailand prepares for hosting APEC 2022 ASEAN

Thailand prepares for hosting APEC 2022

The Government of Thailand has kick-started preparations for the country’s hosting of the 2022 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting and other related meetings.
APEC looks to improve capacity of female-led MSMEs amid COVID-19 World

APEC looks to improve capacity of female-led MSMEs amid COVID-19

An APEC tele-workshop on harnessing fintech skills of women-led MSMEs in promoting inclusive growth against COVID-19 took place on December 8, drawing the participation of nearly 80 delegates from 21 APEC member economies and five international and regional organisations.
Malaysian expert advises APEC economies to propel CPTPP World

Malaysian expert advises APEC economies to propel CPTPP

Member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum should boost the implementation of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) prioritising the creation of a condition conducive to the rejoining of the US, the biggest economy in APEC, said Hoo Ke Ping, an independent Malaysian politic and economic expert.
Workshop promotes investment, foreign trade in Quang Ninh Business

Workshop promotes investment, foreign trade in Quang Ninh

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) partnered with the People’s Committee of northern Quang Ninh province to host a workshop on trade and investment promotion between trade representatives, foreign trade promotion organisations, and the province and its enterprises on November 13 in Ha Long city.
UN discussion calls for legal framework to respond to pandemic World

UN discussion calls for legal framework to respond to pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed the weak points and vulnerability of the international community as well as loopholes in the global legal systems, which must be addressed so as to increase resilience and enhance capacity to cope with future pandemics and challenges, said Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of Vietnamese mission to the UN.
ASEAN, Pacific Alliance seeks closer relations amid COVID-19 World

ASEAN, Pacific Alliance seeks closer relations amid COVID-19

The Committee of Parmanent Representatives to ASEAN (CPR) and the Pacific Alliance (PA), a regional integration initiative comprising Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru, have met via video-conference to further strengthen relations between the two organisations.
Americas among Vietnam's largest trade partners despite of COVID-19 Business

Americas among Vietnam's largest trade partners despite of COVID-19

The Americas remained some of Vietnam’s largest trade partners despite the adverse effect on commerce caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, heard participants at a conference organised by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), aimed at connecting Vietnamese firms with trade partners in American countries in Hanoi on September 25.