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Da Nang transforms exhibition space into slick media center in preparation for APEC Summit

The center is expected to serve 2,000 reporters who will be attending the event in November.

Vietnam to tolerate ‘no mistakes’ at APEC summit after host city's leaders implicated for misconduct

A deputy PM gives the assurance two days after the Party’s top watchdog proposed punishment against Da Nang’s top ...

Suspense as Trump non-committal about planned visits to Vietnam, Philippines

Canceling such trips would push the U.S. closer to retreating from a region that China is salivating at, analysts say.
September 17, 2017 | 07:07 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese PM speaks out for small firms at Asia-Pacific business forum

Prime Minister Phuc has stepped up to the plate to back the SMEs that could drive the region's economy.
September 15, 2017 | 05:32 pm GMT+7

Trump's new trade rep Lighthizer struggles to win over Asian partners

Lighthizer said that U.S. steps to create free and fair trade were being confused with protectionism.
May 22, 2017 | 08:07 am GMT+7

TPP trade deal members agree to seek way forward without US

Japan and New Zealand had been leading efforts to get the remaining 11 countries to continue with the agreement.
May 21, 2017 | 10:25 am GMT+7

In Vietnam, Asia-Pacific officials put Trump's trade turmoil center stage

Regional leaders gather in the biggest trade meeting since Trump took office, with Japan leading efforts to revive Trans-Pacific deal.
May 20, 2017 | 12:19 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's Da Nang launches $154 mln airport terminal for APEC

The terminal came into service as part of preparation for the APEC Summit in November.
May 20, 2017 | 10:16 am GMT+7

Trade pact dumped by Trump could be revived at Asia-Pacific meeting

Support has built among the so-called TPP-11 for pushing ahead without the United States.
May 17, 2017 | 04:23 pm GMT+7

Court upholds Vietnamese poacher's jail term for killing endangered 'costumed apes'

The poachers sneaked into a nature reserve in 2015 with over 100 traps baited to catch wild animals.
May 16, 2017 | 03:22 pm GMT+7

New US trade envoy to attend APEC meeting in Vietnam

Robert Lighthizer, a veteran trade lawyer, will join other trade ministers at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit.
May 16, 2017 | 08:59 am GMT+7

Trump to touch down in Vietnam this November for Asia-Pacific Economic Meeting

It’s not clear if there'll be an official state-level visit to Vietnam.
April 21, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

In official letter, Trump seeks stronger ties with Vietnam amid global trade tensions

Vietnam's trade surplus with the U.S. has made it a target of a study on 'trade abuses' ordered by Trump on Friday.
April 01, 2017 | 02:21 pm GMT+7

Vietnam reaping benefits from APEC membership

Why it's important for the country to belong to the 21-member community, which makes up half of the global economy
February 22, 2017 | 02:24 pm GMT+7

Anticipation builds for Vietnam's APEC meeting as Trump invited to join world leaders

It’s hard to predict what he will do or say in Vietnam, if he comes at all.
February 14, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7