Economic integration, connectivity, and trade and investment liberalisation have been and will continue to be the top priorities for APEC cooperation, Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang has said.
Vietnam’s economic changes since its first hosting of the APEC Year in 2006 were the main content of an article written by Edmund Sim, which was recently published on The Diplomat magazine.
Impressive economic growth, political stability, military strength, and increased prestige in the international arena have put Vietnam in the centre of a new economic structure of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum, said a Russia expert.
President Tran Dai Quang has requested the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to intensify cooperation with and provide support for Vietnam in managing the macro economy, fiscal and monetary policies and restructuring the finance–banking sector.
Vietnam has been appraised for its successful development model thanks to impressive economic growth and radical reform to attract investment, particularly after the country joined APEC forum in 1998, said PhD Arisman, director of the Centre for Southeast Asian Studies (CSEAS).
VOV.VN - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived in the central city of Da Nang for the APEC 2017 Economic Leaders' Week on the evening of November 9.
Japan’s major media agencies, including NHK World and Japan Today carried stories updating the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week 2017, which is taking place in Vietnam’s central city of Da Nang from November 4-11.
APEC ministers agreed to continue discussing the Action Plan to Implement the Lima Declaration on Free Trade Agreement of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP) at the 29th APEC Ministerial Meeting, which concluded in the central city of Da Nang on November 9.
Inclusive growth is becoming an important content that has topped recent agendas of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forums as it aims to have no one left behind during the development process.
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.
The APEC economies should create conditions for people who lose jobs due to automated manufacturing to move to other areas where they will work at their homes or on e-commerce platforms, said Victoria Kwakwa, Vice President of the World Bank.
Talks on pushing ahead the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal without the US reached an upbeat point, Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh said at the TPP Ministerial Meeting which opened in the central coastal city of Da Nang on November 9.
VOV.VN - Ten APEC delegates began to arrive at Danang International Airport from 9am on November 9 to attend APEC 2017 Economic Leaders’ Week.
VOV.VN -Nearly 120 local and foreign Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) attended a friendly golf tournament at Mai House Hoi An Luxury Golf & Resort in the central city of Danang on November 8.
A park featuring symbols of members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) officially opened in the central city of Da Nang on November 9 as part of activities of the ongoing APEC 2017 Economic Leaders’ Week.
Vietnam could be among the top 20 economies by 2050, projected PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in a report on its perspectives on Vietnam.
Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Hun Sen will attend the APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in the central city of Da Nang on November 10 at the invitation of Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang.
VOV.VN - Over the past two decades, APEC has gained significant achievements in trade and investment liberalization. Amid emerging global challenges and increasing protectionism, APEC economies are being urged to work harder to realize the Bogor Goals.
The 29th APEC Ministerial Meeting (AMM) featured three plenary sessions on regional and global economic situation, APEC’s leadership role, and creation of new dynamism for growth and regional economic connectivity on November 8, its first working day, in Da Nang city.
The central city of Da Nang has called for investment in nine projects in tourism and entertainment worth an estimated US$500 million during the APEC Economic Leaders' Week.