VOV.VN - On November 14, Prime Minister attended the ASEAN-Canada 40th Anniversary Commemorative Summit ,the ASEAN 3 Summit with China, Japan and the Republic of Korea,and the ASEAN-EU 40th Anniversary Commemorative Summit in Manila, the Philippines.
The 31st ASEAN Summit kicked off in the Philippine capital of Manila on November 13 with the agenda focusing on peace, stability and cooperation.
Trade ministers of 16 involving countries have agreed to speed up negotiations so as to sign the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) in 2018.
China’s Foreign Ministry affirmed that the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) pact will not affect the prospects for the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) deal whose negotiations are being accelerated by China among 16 economies in the Asia-Pacific.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for closer cooperation between members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
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).
Leaders of APEC and ASEAN welcomed Vietnam’s initiative to host the APEC and ASEAN Leaders’ Informal Dialogue.
Promoting relations between Vietnam and China in a pragmatic and effective manner for mutual benefits meets the aspiration of the two countries’ Parties and people, researchers said at a forum held in Hanoi on November 8.
Vietnam will make use of APEC 2017 to show the world its potential strength and the ability to overcome challenges while continuing to actively and effectively integrate into the world, in both politics and economy in Asia-Pacific.
Hosting APEC Year 2017 is a focus of Vietnam’s external relations activities this year, as well as the country’s most important contribution to fostering APEC co-operation as part of its deeper and more comprehensive international integration strategy.
Jayant Menon, lead economist of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), has highlighted the role of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in liberalising the world trade system.
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).
VOV.VN - For Vietnamese export businesses, the key to entering the US market is to obey the set standards and requirements, experts have said at a recent seminar held by the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) and Amcham Vietnam in HCM City.
US garment-textile and footwear businesses are seeking their own investment opportunities in Vietnam as their country has withdrawn from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) earlier this year.
Trade ministers of 16 countries in the Asia-Pacific region will gather in the Republic of Korea this week to discuss the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), the Yonhap news agency quoted the RoK Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy as saying on October 23.
Vietnam has effectively used Japan’s official development assistance in building infrastructure, said Vice President of the Japanese International Friendship Exchange Council (FEC) Yoshihiko Nakagaki.
Though global trade growth is on the wane and protectionism walls are up in some areas, Vietnam is still in good position to overcome the trade slowdown, with potential to further boost manufacturing and room to grow the services sector.
Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh held talks with Japanese Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) Hiroshige Seko in Hanoi on September 14, discussing measures to foster bilateral cooperation in the fields of industry, trade and energy.
Economic ministers from 16 Asian-Pacific countries acknowledged on September 10 that no agreement on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) will be finalised by year-end.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue held working sessions with some Australian officials on July 24 to seek measures to further foster partnership between the two countries.