Press Release

Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 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,...

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 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...

Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 09:48

3 March 2017, Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa, Viet Nam — Senior Officials from the 21 APEC member economies, the world’s largest regional economic cooperation group, have concluded their two-day meeting today, in which more than 200 delegates from 21...

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 15:43

On 2 March 2017, the First APEC Senior Officials' Meeting (SOM 1) took place in Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province. Some 200 delegates, including Senior Officials from 21 member economies as well as representatives from the Pacific Economic...

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 18:47

28 February 2017, Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa, Viet Nam - SOM 1 and Related Meetings continued day 11 with meetings from APEC committees and fora, namely Trade and Investment (CTI), Economic (EC), Economic and Technical Cooperation (SCE) and Internet...

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 10:04

27 February 2017, Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa, Viet Nam - SOM 1 and Related Meetings entered Day 10 with 7 meetings from APEC committees and working groups, namely Trade and Investment (CTI), Economic (EC), Economic and Technical Cooperation (SCE),...

Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 21:33

26 February 2017, Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa, Viet Nam - The ninth day of SOM 1 and Related Meetings consists of 2 plenary meetings from Committee of Trade and Investment and Budget Management Committee and 6 activities from other APEC committee and...

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 23:55

25 February 2017, Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa, Viet Nam - Today saw 9 meetings from APEC committees and groups, namely Trade and Investment (CTI), Economic (EC), Food Security (PPFS), Ocean and Fishery (OFWG), Tourism (TWG), Electronic Commerce (ECSG...

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 20:08

24 February 2017, Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa, Viet Nam – Day 7 of SOM 1 and related meetings consists of 11 meetings from nine APEC committees and groups, including Committee of Trade and Investment (CTI), Economic Committee (EC), Services (GOS),...

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 11:48

Mr. Chairman,
Colleagues and friends,
Thank you for giving me the opportunity to attend this meeting and share with you the directions and priorities of APEC 2017. I am particularly thankful  for the opportunity because I believe that interaction...

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