APEC Ministerial Meeting opens in Philippines World

APEC Ministerial Meeting opens in Philippines

Ministers from 21 economies of the APEC forum gathered in Manila, the Philippines on November 16 for a two-day meeting to discuss cooperation on anti-terrorism and regional free trade initiatives.
 PM greets Philippine foreign minister Politics

PM greets Philippine foreign minister

PM Nguyen Tan Dung hailed the working visit to Vietnam by Philippine Secretary of Foreign Affairs Albert del Rosario as a pragmatic contribution to enhancing the two countries' cooperation.
 Fatal disasters in Philippines, Indonesia ASEAN

Fatal disasters in Philippines, Indonesia

At least seven people were killed and two others went missing after a passenger motorboat capsized in the central Philippines on October 18, announced the country’s coast guard on October 19.