Press Release

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 18:19

(10 November 2017, Da Nang City, Viet Nam)
Ladies and gentlemen,
The Dialogue between APEC Economic Leaders and the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) members this year is of significant importance. It is time for us to find out new ways to...

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 22:50

(09 November 2017, Da Nang City, Viet Nam)
Good evening ladies and gentlemen,
And thank you, Mr. Vu Tien Loc, for your kind introduction.
I would like to thank the Viet Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), and Mr. Vu Tien Loc for hosting...

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 22:46

09 November 2017, Da Nang, Viet Nam - The 29th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Ministerial Meeting, under the chairmanship of the Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh and the Vietnamese Minister of...

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 10:17

On the morning of 9 November, in Da Nang, Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh hosted the inauguration ceremony of the APEC Park. Presenting at the ceremony were Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Tran...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 19:57

08 November 2017, Da Nang, Viet Nam – Ministers from the 21 APEC member economies have convened in Da Nang to align their ideas for advancing Asia-Pacific integration and trade in the common pursuit of a sustained and inclusive recovery in a...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 15:20

(08 November 2017, Da Nang, Viet Nam)
Ladies and Gentlemen,
On behalf of the State and people of Viet Nam, I have the great pleasure to warmly welcome you all to the APEC CEO Summit 2017 in the coastal city of Da Nang, a leading economic...

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 20:36

On the afternoon of 7 November 2017, in Da Nang, the CSOM has concluded its two-day meeting to finalize preparations for the 29th APEC Ministerial Meeting and the 25th APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting.

Over the past two days, APEC Senior Officials...

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 17:52

The first APEC Digital Prosperity Award was given to Airlala, Viet Nam-based e-commerce platform, on Tuesday as APEC senior officials began their policy deliberations. Airlala’s mission is to support local artisans to sell products globally.  


Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 09:32

(07 November 2017, Da Nang, Viet Nam)
Madam Victoria Kwakwa, World Bank's Vice President for East Asia – Pacific,
Mr. Philipp Rösler, Managing Director, World Economic Forum,
Excellencies Ambassadors, Heads of diplomatic missions and international...

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 10:45

Photo Courtersy of Vietnamnet
Prof. Dr. Tran Dai Quang
President of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam
Chair of the 25th APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting
Twenty eight years ago, the Asia - Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum came into being....