APEC 2017 advance party to Quang Nam and Da Nang


(QNO) - The APEC 2017 advance party from 20 APEC member economies visited Da Nang city and Quang Nam province on October 5-6.

The APEC 2017 advance party arrives in Da Nang. Photo:vov.vn
The APEC 2017 advance party arrives in Da Nang. Photo:vov.vn

The delegation consisted of more than 250 representatives from 20 APEC member economies and observers organizations. The information of programmes, plans, rules of reception, security, media practice, among others was updated and informed at the general session.

The organization board stated that everything was basically completed, ready to welcome and create the best conditions for the delegations at the APEC Summit 2017. At the same time, they showed and explained the reception locations, places of meetings, dialogues, logistical arrangements, and other related problems in details.

Mr. Juan Carlos Gamarra from Peru, host of the APEC 2016, said he was impressed by the preparation in Vietnam, including material facilities, operational programmes and plans for reception, security, logistics, press... He felt pleased and expected a successful APEC 2017.

According to the program, the peak activities of the APEC Summit 2017 will occur on November 11, involving the meeting of the APEC member economies’ leaders, and the press conference by President Tran Dai Quang. Earlier, the APEC CEO Summit will be held from 8 to 10 November; the Vietnam Business Summit is on November 7; and some other marginal related meetings also take place.