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: 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.
Chilean official voices hope for free trade, regional integration World

Chilean official voices hope for free trade, regional integration

APEC plays a key role in trade liberalisation and facilitation and should maintain its position by stepping up measures to implement the Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific, said Paulina Nazal, Director General of International Economic Affairs at Chile’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
APEC discusses development of Asia-Pacific Free Trade Area World

APEC discusses development of Asia-Pacific Free Trade Area

The development of the Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP) and cooperation in trade facilitation between the Pacific Alliance (PA) and APEC member economies were the main focus of a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on August 26.
Vietnam receives support in hosting APEC Year 2017: Deputy PM Politics

Vietnam receives support in hosting APEC Year 2017: Deputy PM

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has affirmed that hosting the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Year 2017 is a priority in Vietnam’s external policy with an aim of strengthening the country’s international integration and enhancing multilateral external relations.