President Tran Dai Quang of Viet Nam spoke at the Opening Session of APEC CEO Summit, in Da Nang. He is the Chairman of APEC 2017 and Leader of the host economy. Viet Nam joined APEC in 1996, and has since hosted the forum twice, and has worked with other member economies to develop a wide range of programs with an overarching goal to pr..
Prime Minister Peter O’Neill of Papua New Guinea will be next year’s APEC chair. As Leader of the incoming host, the Prime Minister was invited to join a panel discussion at the APEC CEO Summit in Da Nang, Viet Nam, to talk about the forum’s future and today’s issues from his economy’s unique perspective. 1. On APEC Papua New Gui..
Digital Prosperity Award Winner Connects Unbanked Craftsmen to OpportunityEntrepreneur Hai Nguyen was stunned to hear the stories from his hometown in southern Viet Nam. Local artisans, renowned for their skills in making wooden furniture and crafts, a tradition that stretched back hundreds of years, were struggling to make ends meet. Not..
APEC is set to put digitally-driven growth and employment opportunities within greater reach across the Asia-Pacific in 2018, boosted by APEC member economies’ capacity to adapt to trade and economic policy disruptions demonstrated over the past year.Officials, speaking at the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, the APEC Study Center ..
On Friday, President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America delivered the penultimate keynote address of the APEC CEO Summit in Da Nang, Viet Nam. President Trump cited the individual achievements of some of the United States’ biggest partners in the regionhe calls each “the same story of incredible transformation that we ha..