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APEC 2017 and the battle against corruption

APEC 2017 and the battle against corruption

VOV.VN - Transparency and anti-corruption are a hot topic at the ongoing first APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting in 2017 in Vietnam’s central city of Nha Trang. Vietnam’s initiatives to encourage public involvement in the fight against corruption have been applauded by other APEC members.

APEC members support APEC Year 2017’s priorities

APEC members support APEC Year 2017’s priorities

Representatives from 21 member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum have showed their support for priorities proposed by Vietnam for APEC Year 2017 while attending a meeting in Geneva, Switzerland, on February 20.

Taxation body prepares for APEC meeting

Taxation body prepares for APEC meeting

The General Department of Taxation is holding a seminar on deploying an action plan for base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) in APEC on February 22.

APEC financial policies in response to disasters discussed

APEC financial policies in response to disasters discussed

Experts underscored the necessity and significance of the Finance and Disaster Risk Insurance Initiative within the framework of APEC at a seminar that concluded in Nha Trang city, the central province of Khanh Hoa on February 21.

Working groups hold nine meetings on 4th day of SOM1

Working groups hold nine meetings on 4th day of SOM1

Working groups and subcommittees convened nine meetings on February 21 as part of the 4th working day of the first APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM-1) and related meetings in Nha Trang city, the south central coastal province of Khanh Hoa.

APEC experts debate disaster risk financing, insurance policies

APEC experts debate disaster risk financing, insurance policies

More than 100 delegates from 21 APEC member economies, APEC financial officials, and experts from a number of international financial organisations attended a seminar on disaster risk financing and insurance policies in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province on February 21.

APEC creates a turning point for global trade, investment

APEC creates a turning point for global trade, investment

VOV.VN - Meetings within the framework of the first Senior Official Meeting of APEC (SOM-1) are taking place in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province. The meetings will determine APEC activities throughout 2017 which will change global growth, trade and investment.

580 delegates participate in APEC activities

580 delegates participate in APEC activities

VOV.VN - On February 20, more than 580 delegates from APEC member economies joined activities and events covering a variety of fields within the first APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) in the southern province of Khanh Hoa’s Nha Trang city.