Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh speaking at the meeting. Photo: congan.com.vn 
Addressing the event, Mr Minh asked members of the APEC National Committee 2017 to evaluate their work in the first quarter 2017, especially their efforts in successfully organizing the first Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM 1) in Nha Trang city and other related activities, as well as draw lessons for activities in the coming time. He also requested the members to report on preparations for the events during the APEC Year 2017, especially for the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in the central city of Da Nang in November.

Moreover, the Deputy PM asked ministries, agencies and cities to well prepare  for the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week along with plans and the roadmap set out.

Translated by Chung Anh