Press Release

Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 18:30

19 February 2017, Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa, Viet Nam – The second day of APEC 2017 SOM 1 and related meetings continued today with activities under 10 fora , namely the Emergency Preparedness Working Group (EPWG), Human Resources Development Working...

Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 18:05

18 February 2017, Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa, Viet Nam – Under the APEC 2017 overarching theme “Creating New Dynamism, Fostering a Shared Future”, a series of the first meetings of APEC 2017 SOM 1 took place.
Over 390 delegates from 21 APEC member...

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 10:03

APEC’s 21 member economies will gather at the First Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM 1) and Related Meetings from February 18 to March 3 in Nha Trang city, Viet Nam.
SOM 1, to take place under the chairmanship of APEC 2017 SOM Chair Bui Thanh Son,...

Sunday, December 11, 2016 - 00:33

 On 9 December 2016, the APEC Informal Senior Officials’ Meeting (ISOM) took place at the National Convention Center in Ha Noi.
Attending the Meeting were some 200 delegates, including Senior Officials from 21 member economies and representatives...

Friday, December 9, 2016 - 20:37

In the evening of 8 December 2016, immediately following the Symposium on priorities for APEC 2017, the APEC Dialogue with businesses was held under the theme of “Creating New Dynamism to Promote Growth and Integration”.
This is the first APEC...

Friday, December 9, 2016 - 12:20

The Symposium on priorities for APEC 2017 took place today, 8 December 2016, at the National Convention Center in Ha Noi. H.E. Mr. Pham Binh Minh, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chairman of APEC 2017 National Committee...

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 09:15

KEYNOTE ADDRESSBY H.E. PHAM BINH MINHDEPUTY PRIME MINISTER, MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF VIETNAMAT SYMPOSIUM ON PRIORITIES FOR APEC 2017(Ha Noi, Viet Nam, 8th December 2016)
   
 
Distinguished participants,
Ladies and gentlemen,
It is my great...

Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 21:43

At the 24th APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in Peru, member economies expressed strong support for the proposals presented by President Tran Dai Quang regarding the hosting of APEC 2017 in Viet Nam. Would you please kindly share some of the expectations...

Friday, November 25, 2016 - 15:41

Hosting APEC 2017 is a top priority in Viet Nam’s foreign policy agenda, as it aspires to make greater contribution to an ever thriving Asia-Pacific region. After more than 30 years of reform and extensive regional and international integration,...