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APEC 2017: Ministers issue joint statement

APEC 2017: Ministers issue joint statement

The APEC ministers issued a Joint Ministerial Statement on the outcomes of the 29th APEC Ministerial Meeting held in the central city of Da Nang on November 8-9.

APEC 2017: RoK President pledges support for RCEP

APEC 2017: RoK President pledges support for RCEP

President of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Moon Jae-in has urged efforts to promote free trade in the Asia-Pacific region and voiced support for the early conclusion of a regional trade deal known as the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).

APEC 2017: Russia backs FTAAP establishment

APEC 2017: Russia backs FTAAP establishment

Russia supports the formation of a Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP), President Vladimir Putin affirmed in an article posted on the Kremlin’s website on November 8 on the threshold of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Vietnam’s Da Nang city.

APEC 2017: Experts highlight value of free trade

APEC 2017: Experts highlight value of free trade

Experts have stressed that the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum plays an increasingly important role in ensuring a global system of free, open and equal trade amid rising protectionism.

Japan-Vietnam cooperation boosts economic integration

Japan-Vietnam cooperation boosts economic integration

VOV.VN - A recent forum on Vietnam-Japan cooperation said that incentives have been put forward to push economic integration in Asia Pacific, including the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) and Free Trade Area of the Asia Pacific (FTAAP).

TPP 11: What will Vietnam do?

TPP 11: What will Vietnam do?

Vietnam still has great opportunities if it joins TPP, but instead of focusing too heavily on trade agreements like the TPP, Vietnam needs to strengthen internal resources, experts say.

APEC discusses development of Asia-Pacific Free Trade Area

APEC discusses development of Asia-Pacific Free Trade Area

The development of the Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP) and cooperation in trade facilitation between the Pacific Alliance (PA) and APEC member economies were the main focus of a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on August 26.

APEC progresses well with four cooperation priorities

APEC progresses well with four cooperation priorities

The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) has made good progress in the four adopted cooperation priorities in 2017 proposed by Vietnam, said Executive Director of the APEC Secretariat Alan Bollar on the sidelines of the APEC Second Senior Officials’ Meeting underway in Hanoi.

APEC’s journey looks towards prosperous region

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.

APEC leaders commit to fighting 'all forms' of protectionism

APEC leaders commit to fighting 'all forms' of protectionism

Pacific rim leaders said on November 20 that they were committed to fighting "all forms of protectionism," and encouraged signatories of the TPP trade pact to continue supporting it despite fears it may not have a future in its current form.

APEC trade ministers meet in Peru

APEC trade ministers meet in Peru

Trade ministers from 21 member economies of t he Asia – Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum gathered together at a meeting in Arequipa, Peru on May 17 to discuss the preparations for the formation of a free trade area in the region.

Vietnam pledges to boost regional economic integration

Vietnam pledges to boost regional economic integration

(VOV) -Vietnam is committed to working hand in hand with other members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in enhancing regional economic integration towards the prosperity of the Asia-Pacific region.

Vietnam supports APEC efforts to realise Bogor Goals

Vietnam supports APEC efforts to realise Bogor Goals

Vietnam supports APEC priorities on strengthening regional linkages and connectivity, especially efforts to fulfil the Bogor Goals and realise a free trade area in Asia-Pacific (FTAAP), the country’s representative said at the 27th APEC Ministerial Meeting (AMM).