Economics - Politics
Businesses' activities in APEC Economic Leaders’ Week 2017
The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) on Monday (October 9) held a conference to introduce Vietnamese businesses’ activities during the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week 2017.
VCCI ChairmanVu Tien Loc said the Meeting of the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC), the APEC Vietnam Business Summit, the APEC Business Summit, and a dialogue between ABAC and APEC leaders will be held during the week.
Under the theme “Creating new dynamism, fostering shared future”, the APEC Business Summit, slated for November 8-10, will focus on the future of APEC economies.
The APEC Business Summit and Dialogue between ABAC and APEC leaders are two annual activities of APEC. The APEC Vietnam Summit and the APEC Startup Forum, initiated by Vietnam, will also be organized on this occasion, Loc said.
The Vietnam Business Summit is set to open in the central city of Da Nang on November 7 within the framework of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week.
Established in 1989, APEC encompasses 21 economies, including Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Peru, the Philippines, Russia, Singapore, Chinese Taipei, Thailand, the US, and Vietnam.