November 06, 2017 | 09:50
Helping small- and medium-sized enterprises access financial resources, science and technology, and digital advancements will be a focus of the recommendations APEC business leaders give to the bloc’s leaders on Friday.
November 05, 2017 | 14:15
Vietnam’s economic prospects are expected to be brighter after the intended completion of APEC trade liberalisation by 2020 under the Bogor Goals, and amid the country’s joining a string of free trade agreements. Nihad Ahmed, senior economist for Vietnam for global economic analysts FocusEconomics, shares her view on Vietnam’s many advantages in attracting APEC investors and enterprises.
November 05, 2017 | 14:07
Hosting APEC Year 2017 is a focus of Vietnam’s external relations activities this year, as well as the country’s most important contribution to fostering APEC co-operation as part of its deeper and more comprehensive international integration strategy. On the occasion of the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Week, held during November 6-11 in Danang, APEC Secretariat executive director Dr. Alan Bollard talked with VIR’s Van Ngoc about his insight into APEC 2017 and its implications for regional economic integration.