APEC ministers push for free trade area World

APEC ministers push for free trade area

The 21st APEC Ministerial Meeting ended in Singapore on Nov. 12 after issuing a joint statement that called for the building of a Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP).
Business

Trade with Saudi customers lifts

Trade between Vietnam and Saudi Arabia has achieved traction in the last few years, opening new opportunities for bilateral cooperation, Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang has said.
Vietnam, Kuwait centre cooperation on energy Politics

Vietnam, Kuwait centre cooperation on energy

Vietnam will be a partner in which Kuwait can trust, to boost cooperation centring on energy, said President Nguyen Minh Triet while receiving Kuwaiti Minister of Oil and Minister of Information Ahmad Al-Abdulla Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah in Hanoi on Sept. 21.
World

ASEAN economic ministers meet on common market

Economic ministers and officials from ten member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are meeting in Bangkok, Thailand, to discuss the formation of a common market.