APEC SOM2 discusses trade facilitation, human resource development

On Saturday, delegates to the APEC Study Center Network Conference discussed the exchange and creation of favorable conditions for trade and future prospects.

The event was part of the ongoing APEC 2017 Second Senior Officials Meeting (SOM2) and related meetings in Hanoi.

Tran Viet Thai, Chairman of the network of APEC Study Centers Vietnam, said: The organization of annual meeting of APEC Study Centers has illustrated the importance of research more than ever. Most APEC Study Centers are located at research institutes or major universities to target students and help them orient their career and contribute to APEC future prosperity.

The Human Resources Development Working Group met on connecting education and startup targeting young people, women, and athletes and a meeting in preparations for a policy summit on human resource development in the digital era.

Source: VOV5