Activities during the APEC 2017 Economic Leaders’ Week

Nov 06, 2017

06-11-2017: APEC 2017 Economic Leaders’ Week opens in Da Nang with the theme: " Creating New Dynamism, Fostering a Shared Future”

President Tran Dai Quang will chair and attend the main event taking place at the APEC 2017 Economic Leaders’ Week.


At the same time, The Voice of Future APEC 2017 (VOF) opens at the University of Da Nang with the participation of youth delegates and students from member countries, with 17 representatives from Vietnam. VOF organizes dialogue on the following topics: Promoting Sustainable Growth, Innovation and Integration among Youth in Asia and the Pacific; How to create new motivation and work together for the future of youth in Asia and the Pacific; Enterprise, innovation and sustainability - Difficulties in start-up and digital era of Asia-Pacific. The Voice of the Future APEC 2017 (VOF) ended on 9/11/2017

From 06 to 07/11/2017: APEC Senior Officials Meeting 2017, Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son will chair APEC Senior Officials Meeting (CSOM) summit.

07/11/2017: Opening of Vietnam Business Summit (VBS) with the attendance and opening remarks of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc

08/11/2017: President Tran Dai Quang expresses at the opening of the APEC Business Summit, which take places from November 8th to 10th. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh and Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh will co-chair the 29th AMEM Foreign Ministers Meeting.

10/11/2017: Official welcoming ceremony of APEC economic leaders. The APEC Economic Leaders' Dialogue with the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) and the Informal High Level Dialogue between APEC and ASEAN

10/11/2017: Arts performances welcome the APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting. And the Lady / Her husband reception.

11/11/2017: APEC Economic Leaders' Summit (25th APEC Summit). the wife of President Nguyen Thi Hien will preside over the APEC Economic Leaders' Briefing on November 11 in Hoi An City, Quang Nam Province and Da Nang City.