APEC 2017 National Commitee

The APEC 2017 National Committee was established in accordance with Prime Minister’s Decision 1082/QD–TTg on 16 July 2015.

Comprising senior officials from various ministries, agencies and cities directly involved in the preparatory work of APEC 2017, the National Committee is Chaired by H.E. Pham Binh Minh, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Viet Nam.

The National Committee provides guidance for, monitors and coordinates the preparation and organization of the APEC Year 2017 in Viet Nam.

APEC 2017 National Secretariat carries out the day-to-day work of the National Committee. It is part of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and under the direct supervision of the Chairman of the National Committee. Representatives of the Office of the Government and 14 Ministries and agencies are members of the National Secretariat.