Tags: apec

Joining hands for a cohesive and responsive ASEAN community

Joining hands for a cohesive and responsive ASEAN community

Joining ASEAN in 1995 is one of the most important milestones in the history of Vietnam’s foreign relations since the August Revolution in 1945, as well as in the development of ASEAN itself, says Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh.

Vietnam attends APEC SOM 1 in Malaysia

Vietnam attends APEC SOM 1 in Malaysia

VOV.VN - The first Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM 1) and related meetings of the Asia-Pacific Cooperation (APEC) forum 2020 (APEC 2020) transpired in Malaysia’s Putrajaya city from February 20-22.

Vietnam, US seek to build bright future partnership

Vietnam, US seek to build bright future partnership

VOV.VN - Both Vietnam and the US share strategic interests in terms of regional issues regarding the East Sea (internationally known as the South China Sea), the Mekong region, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), in addition to co-ordination at ASEAN, APEC, UN, and WTO forums.

Lao PM concludes Vietnam visit

Lao PM concludes Vietnam visit

Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith on January 4 concluded a visit to Vietnam to co-chair the 42nd meeting of the Inter-governmental Committee at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Vietnam expects US$1.7 billion in bilateral trade with New Zealand

Vietnam expects US$1.7 billion in bilateral trade with New Zealand

VOV.VN - The Chairman of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission expects that two-way trade between Vietnam and New Zealand will rise to US$1.7 billion next year as a result of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) of which both countries are members.

Vietnamese honoured at ESCI Best Practices Awards Programme

Vietnamese honoured at ESCI Best Practices Awards Programme

Deputy Minister of Public Security, Assoc. Prof. Nguyen Van Thanh has won the silver prize of Best Practices Awards Programme of the Energy Smart Communities Initiative (ESCI) under the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum.

Growing a solid digital workforce from within

Growing a solid digital workforce from within

A new PwC global survey shows that the majority of workers want to learn new skills to improve their employability in the digital era. But what can companies do to help? Dinh Thi Quynh Van, general director of PwC Vietnam, offers some suggestions.

Vietnam, Mexico hold fifth political consultation

Vietnam, Mexico hold fifth political consultation

Vietnamese Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son and his Mexican counterpart Julian Ventura Valero have compared notes on measures to strengthen relations between the two countries and foreign ministries.

Australian PM’s Vietnam trip to bolster all-around cooperation

Australian PM’s Vietnam trip to bolster all-around cooperation

VOV.VN - The visit to Vietnam by Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife from August 22-24 is expected to augment bilateral cooperation across a variety of fields as it is made amidst the flourishing bilateral ties and growing political trust through the exchange of high-ranking delegations and meetings.

APEC workshop promotes innovative work skills in digital age

APEC workshop promotes innovative work skills in digital age

The workshop on “Innovative Skills for Inclusive Future of Work in the Digital Age” opened in Hanoi on July 18, gathering over 100 local and international speakers and delegates, including those from Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies.

Vietnam proactive in multilateral mechanisms

Vietnam proactive in multilateral mechanisms

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s attendance at the G20 Summit in Japan on June 28 - 29 aims to affirm the Party’s foreign policy of proactively participating in multilateral mechanisms to promote Vietnam as a reliable and responsible partner in the international community.

PM Phuc expects stronger Vietnam-Australia cooperation

PM Phuc expects stronger Vietnam-Australia cooperation

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has suggested Vietnam and Australia should enhance trade and investment ties while bolstering cooperation in other important fields such as education, training, culture, tourism, sports and people-to-people exchanges, creating a firm foundation for the promotion of all-around cooperation.

APEC economies vow support for free trade

APEC economies vow support for free trade

Twenty one member economies of the Asia – Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum have voiced their support for free trade in the context that global economy is being affected by the US-China trade war.