170 reporters register to work at 1st APEC Senior Officials Meeting

More than 1,700 delegates and 170 reporters have registered to participate in the 1st APEC Senior Officials Meeting (SOM 1) to take place from February 18 to March 3 in Nha Trang City.

Speaking in a press conference hosted by the APEC Secretariat and the Foreign Ministry on Friday, Permanent Deputy Head of the National Secretariat for APEC 2017, Nguyen Minh Vu, said the SOM 1 includes 56 sessions, workshops and dialogues, covering areas such as free trade and investment, facilitation of trade, natural disaster responses and e-commerce. Khanh Hoa province has opened a press center in Nha Trang to support domestic and foreign journalists reporting on the event.

Source: VOV5