President directs security work for APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

President directs security work for APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

NDO – President Tran Dai Quang has urged close coordination between the relevant forces in ensuring the absolute security and safety of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week 2017, during a working session with the Ministry of Public Security (MPS), the Ministry of Defence (MOD) and relevant agencies in Hanoi, on October 18.  (Oct 18, 2017)


APEC Film Week to be held in Hanoi and Da Nang

  Oct 07, 2017
NDO – A total of 11 films from 11 APEC member economies will be screened during the film week to be held in Hanoi from October 11 to 16 and Da Nang city from October 12 to 16 as an event to celebrate the APEC Vietnam 2017.  

APEC members study venues for APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

  Oct 06, 2017
NDO/VNA – More than 250 representatives from 20 member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and observer organisations on October 5-6 examined venues for events during the upcoming APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in central Da Nang city and Quang Nam province. 

Viettel gears up ICT infrastructure in preparation for APEC

  Oct 06, 2017
NDO - The military-run telecommunications company Viettel is gearing up to provide telecommunication and IT services for the APEC Summit, scheduled to take place in the central city of Da Nang from November 6-11.  

APEC forum adopts statement to enhance women’s empowerment

  Sep 29, 2017
NDO/VNA - The 2017 APEC Women and the Economy Forum (WEF) issued on September 29 a statement which looks to enhance women’s economic inclusion and empowerment in a changing world.  

High-level dialogue suggests policies on women’s empowerment

  Sep 29, 2017
NDO/VNA – The 2017 APEC High Level Policy Dialogue on Women and the Economy was held in Hue city, on September 29, focusing on policy recommendations to enhance the inclusion and economic empowerment of women. 

Da Nang prepares health services for APEC week

  Sep 29, 2017
NDO/VNA – The central city of Da Nang has completed its preparations for medical services at the upcoming Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation (APEC) Economic Leaders Week in early November, the municipal Department of Health reported on September 28.  

APEC dialogue facilitates progress in women’s entrepreneurship

  Sep 28, 2017
NDO – The 2017 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Public-Private Dialogue on Women and the Economy (PPDWE) opened in Hue city, on September 28, with the “Women Entrepreneurs Forum: She Means Business” event.  

APEC policy partnership promotes women’s economic participation

  Sep 26, 2017
NDO/VNA – The second APEC Policy Partnership on Women and the Economy (PPWE2) kicked off in Hue city, the central province of Thua Thien - Hue, on September 26 with the aim to continue promoting gender equality and women’s economic participation. 

Da Nang ensures best conditions for APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

  Sep 23, 2017
NDO/VNA – Chairman of the Da Nang People’s Committee Huynh DucTho has asked departments and localities to make thorough preparation for the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week, which is scheduled to take place in the city in November.  

APEC gives recommendations on disaster management

  Sep 22, 2017
NDO/VNA – The 11th APEC Senior Disaster Management Officials Forum (SDMOF 11) concluded on September 22, in the central Nghe An province, after participants agreed to submit a number of major recommendations to the APEC leaders on fostering inter-regional cooperation and technological innovation for more effective response to natural disasters and recovery.  

APEC forum highlights disaster management in sustainable growth

  Sep 21, 2017
NDO/VNA – Natural disaster management activities should be implemented in parallel with ensuring sustainable growth, and the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) will not be completed without the successful prevention of calamities, APEC senior officials have noted.  

Da Nang conducts power outage drill in service of APEC High-level Week 2017

  Sep 17, 2017
NDO – The Da Nang authorities launched a drill from 3am to 7am on September 17 to prepare effective responses in the case of widespead power outages across the city, in service of the APEC High-level Week 2017 scheduled for November.  

President calls for effective preparation in organising APEC 2017

  Sep 14, 2017
NDO – In continuation of the activities for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Year 2017, to be hosted by Vietnam, President Tran Dai Quang hosted a meeting with the leaders of related ministries and agencies to discuss preparations for the APEC 2017 events. 

APEC forum looks towards dynamic, networked start-ups community.

  Sep 12, 2017
NDO/VNA – The APEC 2017 Start-ups Forum was held in Ho Chi Minh City on September 12 to support micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in their attempts to innovate, integrate and access the global value chain at their nascent business stage.