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ASEAN senior officials meet in Philippines

ASEAN senior officials meet in Philippines

ASEAN senior officials met in Manila, the Philippines on May 22 to discuss measures to realise outcomes of the 30th ASEAN Summit in April and prepare for the 50th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting scheduled for August in the Philippines.

APEC SOM Chairman urges joint efforts to shape APEC’s future

APEC SOM Chairman urges joint efforts to shape APEC’s future

Instead of waiting, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum should take the initiative in shaping its future, according to Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son – Chairman of APEC Senior Officials’ Meetings 2017 (SOM).

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.

Delegates to APEC 2017 impressed by Hanoi city

Delegates to APEC 2017 impressed by Hanoi city

Delegates at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum (APEC) 2017 were impressed by Vietnam’s preparations for the event, hailing Hanoi as a hospitable city on the sidelines of the APEC Second Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM-2) and related meetings from May 9-21.

APEC SOM Steering Committee on ECOTECH convenes

APEC SOM Steering Committee on ECOTECH convenes

The second SOM Steering Committee on Economic and Technical Cooperation (SCE) Meeting took place in Hanoi on May 15 as part of the ongoing second APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM 2) and related meetings.

SOM 2 continues agenda with important events

SOM 2 continues agenda with important events

The 24th General Meeting of the Pacific Economic Cooperation Council and the High-level Policy Dialogue on Human Resources Development in the Digital Age will be highlights of the seventh working day of the second APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM 2) and related meetings in Hanoi on May 15.

Workshop seeks ways to foster women’s success in science-technology

Workshop seeks ways to foster women’s success in science-technology

The Policy Partnership on Science, Technology and Innovation (PPSTI) Group hosted a Workshop on APEC Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) in Hanoi on May 14 as part of the second APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM 2) and related meetings.

Sixth working day of SOM 2 and related meetings

Sixth working day of SOM 2 and related meetings

The second APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM 2) and related meetings entered the sixth working day in Hanoi on May 14 with meetings and workshops focusing on urbanisation, science-technology and the internet economy, among others.

Workshop seeks measures to boost sustainability of APEC cities

Workshop seeks measures to boost sustainability of APEC cities

A workshop on developing the methodology for measuring and realising the sustainability of cities in the APEC region took place in Hanoi on May 13 as part of the APEC 2017 Second Senior Officials Meeting (SOM2) and related meetings.

Busiest day of SOM 2 and related meetings

Busiest day of SOM 2 and related meetings

Today (May 11) is the busiest day within the framework of the second APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM 2) and related meetings with 11 meetings and workshops hosted by APEC working groups and subcommittees.