Japan hails Vietnam’s hosting of APEC meetings World

Japan hails Vietnam’s hosting of APEC meetings

Tsutomu Koizumi, head of Japan’s delegation to the first APEC Senior Officials’ Meetings (SOM1) held in Hanoi in February 2017, has highly valued Vietnam’s efforts in hosting the forum’s meetings.
SOM 2 discusses APEC priorities World

SOM 2 discusses APEC priorities

The APEC 2017 Second Senior Officials Meeting (SOM2) in Hanoi has focused on discussing APEC priorities adopted at the SOM1 held in Nha Trang city, the south central province of Khanh Hoa in March.
APEC SOM2 to be held next week Politics

APEC SOM2 to be held next week

The second Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM2) and related meetings as part of the APEC Vietnam 2017 will take place in Hanoi from May 9-18, according to Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang.
APEC’s journey looks towards prosperous region Politics

APEC’s journey looks towards prosperous region

Established in November 1989 with 12 founding members, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum has now become the region’s largest economic cooperation mechanism with 21 economies which together account for 39 percent of the world’s population, 59 percent of the world’s GDP and 48 percent of the global trade.
Food security high on agenda of SOM1’s second session Politics

Food security high on agenda of SOM1’s second session

The First APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM1) entered its second working day in the south central province of Khanh Hoa’s Nha Trang city on March 3 with a series of issues high on the agenda, including food security and clime change.
Khanh Hoa seeks investment from Japan Business

Khanh Hoa seeks investment from Japan

Officials of the central province of Khanh Hoa held a meeting on March 1 with the Japanese delegation attending the first APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM1) in order to discuss economic cooperation.
First APEC Senior Officials Meeting opens in Nha Trang Politics

First APEC Senior Officials Meeting opens in Nha Trang

The first APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM1) kicked off in Nha Trang city, south central Khanh Hoa province, on March 2, with the attendance of delegates from 21 member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum.