Vietnamese President active at APEC 20 Politics

Vietnamese President active at APEC 20

President Truong Tan Sang has attended sessions on food security, economic situation in the world and Asia-Pacific, and regional economic integration at the 20th APEC Economic Leaders Meeting in Vladivostok, Russia.
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Vietnam attends 24th APEC Ministerial Meeting

Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh and Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang joined their counterparts from APEC member economies at the 24th APEC Ministerial Meeting that wrapped up in Vladivostok, Russia, on Sept. 6.
Vietnam aims for higher role in APEC Politics

Vietnam aims for higher role in APEC

State President Truong Tan Sang will attend the 20 th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Meeting in Vladivostok , Russia from September 6-9 at the invitation of President Vladimir Putin.
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Vietnam attends Pan-Beibu Gulf Economic Cooperation Forum

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Thanh Bien is joining more than 400 delegates from China and a number of ASEAN countries to discuss issues within the expanded Bac Bo (Tonkin) Gulf economic cooperation framework in Nanning in China’s Guangxi province.
APEC aviation security workshop in HCM City Business

APEC aviation security workshop in HCM City

The third APEC air cargo security workshop opened in Ho Chi Minh City on April 19, drawing the participation of over 100 delegates from 21 APEC economic members, international organisations and regional airlines.
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Singapore promotes investment in Vietnam

Singaporean businesses are interested in investing in Vietnam, said Raymond Lui, Director of the International Enterprise Singapore (IE Singapore) Centre in Hanoi.

He said Vietnam’s orientation to the market economy, policies and investment climate inspired confidence in foreign investors, including Singaporeans.
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Red River delta draws most FDI

The Red River Delta region took the lead in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first eight months of this year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment's Foreign Investment Agency.
EAS remains forum for key regional issues World

EAS remains forum for key regional issues

The East Asia Summit (EAS) continued to be a forum for regional leaders to exchange views on and talk issues of strategic importance relating to regional peace, security and development.
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VN, Singapore connect on economic connections

The seventh Vietnam-Singapore Ministerial Meeting on Economic Connectivity, presided over by Vietnamese Minister of Planning and Investment Vo Hong Phuc and Singaporean Minister of Industry and Trade Lim Hng Kiang, took place in Hanoi on July 4.
VN, Chinese localities boost cooperation Politics

VN, Chinese localities boost cooperation

The 6th conference on cooperation in the economic corridor between four Vietnamese localities, including Lao Cai, Hanoi, Hai Phong and Quang Ninh and China’s Yunnan province took place in Lao Cai city on Nov. 25.
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ASEAN urged to increase regional integration

ASEAN countries need to increase their regional integration as well as raise capacity of national financial institutions, delegates said at bilateral sessions within the framework of the 19th World Economic Forum on East Asia in Ho Chi Minh City on June 6.