APEC should uphold role in regional, global connectivity: PM Politics

APEC should uphold role in regional, global connectivity: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc urged the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum to carry forward its role in driving regional and global connectivity while addressing a working session within the 26th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting on November 18.
Deputy PM: APEC remains focus of Vietnam’s foreign policy Politics

Deputy PM: APEC remains focus of Vietnam’s foreign policy

The Asia-Pacific, and in particular the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), has remained a focus of Vietnam’s foreign policy, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh said at the 30th Ministerial Meeting in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, on November 15.
APEC 2017: Leaders adopt Da Nang Declaration World

APEC 2017: Leaders adopt Da Nang Declaration

Leaders from 21 member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) issued the Da Nang Declaration as they ended their meeting chaired by President Tran Dai Quang in the central city on November 11.
APEC 2017: VN’s initiative to host APEC-ASEAN dialogue welcomed Politics

APEC 2017: VN’s initiative to host APEC-ASEAN dialogue welcomed

Leaders of APEC and ASEAN welcomed Vietnam’s initiative to host the APEC AND ASEAN Leaders’ Informal Dialogue and considered it a vivid testament of the will and determination of their respective members in reinforcing a comprehensively integrated and inter-connected Asia-Pacific
APEC 2017: Vietnamese President's speech at APEC-ABAC dialogue Politics

APEC 2017: Vietnamese President's speech at APEC-ABAC dialogue

Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang attended and delivered a speech at the plenary session of the Dialogue between APEC Economic Leaders and the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) in the central city of Da Nang on November 10. Following the full text of the speech. ​
APEC 2017: RoK President pledges support for RCEP World

APEC 2017: RoK President pledges support for RCEP

President of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Moon Jae-in has urged efforts to promote free trade in the Asia-Pacific region and voiced support for the early conclusion of a regional trade deal known as the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).
Ambassador highlights significance of Chinese President’s visit Politics

Ambassador highlights significance of Chinese President’s visit

The upcoming visit of General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and President Xi Jinping to Vietnam will further deepen the relations between the two countries, guiding the comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership to a new height, said Vietnamese Ambassador to China Dang Minh Khoi.
APEC 2017: Russia backs FTAAP establishment World

APEC 2017: Russia backs FTAAP establishment

Russia supports the formation of a FTAAP, President Vladimir Putin affirmed in an article posted on the Kremlin’s website on November 8 on the threshold of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting.
APEC 2017: Experts highlight value of free trade World

APEC 2017: Experts highlight value of free trade

Experts have stressed that the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum plays an increasingly important role in ensuring a global system of free, open and equal trade amid rising protectionism.