APEC Business Advisory Council to meet in Canada
24/07/2017
The third meeting of the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) in 2017 will convene in Toronto, Canada, from July 24th-28th.
Photo exhibition on Vietnam’s marine sovereignty
17:55 14/07/2017
An exhibition titled “Vietnam: Country, people seen from sea and islands” is on display at Republic Square in Prague, the Czech Republic.
Unabated climate change would bring devastating consequences to countries in Asia - Pacific
15:39 14/07/2017
(CPV) - Unabated climate change would bring devastating consequences to countries in Asia and the Pacific, which could severely affect their future growth, reverse current development gains, and degrade quality of life, according to a report produced by ADB and the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK).
11 TPP states seeks new framework to implement pact
09:56 14/07/2017
The chief negotiators of the 11 Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries have agreed to aim to put the regional free trade deal into force under a new framework, following the withdrawal of the US, according Kyodo news.
Thailand expected to be among top 7 earning most from tourism
09:52 14/07/2017
The Governor of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) aims to improve the country’s earnings from tourism as a global top seven, while revealing that 18.2 million tourists had visited the Kingdom during the first half of 2017.
GMS promotes safe and environment-friendly agro-based value chain
09:43 14/07/2017
(CPV) - A senior level working group meeting is finalizing a 5-year strategy for promoting safe and environment-friendly agro-based value chains (2018-2022) for the Greater Mekong subregion (GMS).
Photo exhibition on Vietnam in Netherlands
16:13 13/07/2017
(CPV) - The Vietnamese Embassy in the Netherlands on July 10th organized a photo exhibition titled “Vietnam’s beauty - A modern look” at the Vietnam Arts Centre in The Hague (the Netherlands) on the occasion of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visit to the European country.
Deadly floods and landslides hit China
16:10 13/07/2017
The floods began in early July, killing dozens and forcing mass evacuations.
TPP negotiations continued without US
10:44 13/07/2017
The chief negotiators from the 11 Trans-Pacific Partnership countries met in Hakone, Kanagawa Prefecture, southwest of Tokyo, on July 12th to discuss how to bring the regional free trade deal into effect following the withdrawal of the United States, the Japanese Kyodo News reported.
Thailand, Myanmar agree to issue documents to foreign workers
10:20 13/07/2017
Thailand and Myanmar have reached a deal on the issuance of official documents to Myanmar workers, allowing them to work legally in the country, according to local media.