The asia pacific economic cooperation
Recently, high-level officials from 21 member economies of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum (APEC) and the Experts Group on Illegal Logging and Associated Trade (EGILAT) of APEC have held a meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia. Chaired the meeting, Indonesia has urged the member economies to promote their commitment to environmental protection, including the protection of forest and marine ecosystems, to support sustainable economic growth since APEC accounts for 55% of the world's forest area. EGILAT also stated the importance of managing and protecting forest and marine ecosystems for the development of a sustainable and green APEC economy. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, APEC is currently producing about 60% of forest products in the world and accounts for 80% of global forest trade. Linh Nhi … [Read more...] about Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum called for protection of forest and marine ecosystems
Head of the National Assembly’s Committee on Foreign Affairs Nguyen Van Giau told a media conference in Hanoi on Wednesday that the Vietnamese National Assembly has proposed a draft APPF Hanoi Declaration- New vision for the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Partnership. Mr. Giau said that if approved, the declaration will be an important result to mark APPF’s 25th founding anniversary. He added that the hosting of the event showing the Vietnamese National Assembly’s role and responsibility in the APPF while popularizing images of a renovated, dynamic, active and responsible Assembly worldwide. Vietnam’s hosting of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum marks an important external political event, opening a series of diplomatic activities across Vietnam in 2018. … [Read more...] about Parliament role promoted in Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum
In his statement at the official Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum trade ministers meeting on June 2nd Morning, Vice-Prime Minister Vu Khoan frankly shared the thoughts of the host country: "APEC is facing the urgent need for reforming, perfecting itself and affirming its position in the world economy" Representatives attended the official opening ceremoney of MRT on June 2nd … [Read more...] about APEC is facing the urgent need for reforming, perfecting itself and affirming its position: many commitments were made at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum trade ministers meeting.
After 15 years of accession to the Asia-Pacific Cooperation (APEC), Viet Nam has confirmed its stride on the path of international and regional economic integration. Benefits that APEC has brought about to Viet Nam have contributed to its external economic relation expansion, industrialization and modernization and national development. On the other hand, Viet Nam has made active contribution to the forum's rigorous growth and considerably strengthened its voice and status in the international arena. APEC - the primary regional economic "playing field" Established in 1989 as an initiative of Australia, APEC initially constituted 12 economies in the Pacific rims with a modest objective to create more favorable environment for trade and investment cooperation. Since then, APEC has expanded and developed in both quality and quantity. After several admissions, APEC has now 21 members including 9 members of the G20. According to estimated data, APEC member economies together account for: … [Read more...] about The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation and Viet Nam’s 15 years of effort