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APEC’s action plan for sustainable fisheries discussed

APEC’s action plan for sustainable fisheries discussed

The APEC Ocean and Fisheries Working Group (OFWG) opened its ninth annual meeting in Can Tho city on August 21 to discuss a common action plan for the APEC economies and regional and global cooperation activities to sustainably develop fisheries and sea- and ocean-related fields.

APEC gears towards healthy region

APEC gears towards healthy region

Officials of the APEC Health Working Group gathered in Ho Chi Minh City on August 21, expecting to address a range of issues in order to build a healthy Asia-Pacific region.

ASEAN promotes tourism

ASEAN promotes tourism

The 46th meeting of ASEAN National Tourism Organisations opened in the northern province of Vinh Phuc on July 24.

Vietnam vows to promote rights of the elderly

Vietnam vows to promote rights of the elderly

Vietnam will protect and promote rights of the elderly at regional and global level, Ambassador and deputy permanent representative of the Vietnam mission to the United Nations (UN) Pham Thi Kim Anh has affirmed.

Vietnam’s auto industry still very small: working group

Vietnam’s auto industry still very small: working group

The auto industry in Vietnam is still very small, which is the reason why global auto component suppliers have not made their full presence in the market, the Automotive Working Group (AWG) said at the 2017 Vietnam Business Forum in Hanoi on June 27.

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 moves to enhance education cooperation

APEC moves to enhance education cooperation

With the vision by 2030, APEC will have a strong and cohesive education community characterized by inclusive and quality education that supports sustainable economic growth, social wellbeing and employability of people in APEC economies.

Official: Vietnam makes practical contributions to APEC issues

Official: Vietnam makes practical contributions to APEC issues

The first APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM1) and related meetings in Nha Trang are of significance, opening the APEC Vietnam 2017 and kick-starting preparations for the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week scheduled for Da Nang city in November, a high-ranking official has said.

APEC Health Working Group convenes meeting

APEC Health Working Group convenes meeting

The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Health Working Group convened its meeting in Nha Trang city, the central province of Khanh Hoa on February 23-24.

Vietnam’s initiative to APEC working group meetings

Vietnam’s initiative to APEC working group meetings

VOV.VN - Vietnam has proposed initiatives at the ongoing APEC working group meetings in Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa province, as part of the first APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM1) February 18- March 3.

ASEAN officials discuss single aviation market

ASEAN officials discuss single aviation market

Senior officials from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) said on October 10 that they are willing to work towards realising their aspiration to build a comprehensive partnership on the ASEAN Single Aviation Market, which is considered a pillar of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC).

Int’l organisations to assist drought-affected localities

Int’l organisations to assist drought-affected localities

Foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and enterprises committed to providing assistance for Vietnamese communities hardest hit by drought and saline intrusion at a conference held by the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) in Hanoi on April 4.

Vietnam, Thailand holds fifth political consultation

Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung and Permanent Secretary of Thailand’s Foreign Ministry Norachit Sinhaseni co-chaired the fifth political consultation between the two ministries on June 29 in Hanoi.