BEGIC - Late Nov 26th 2018, the plenary sessions of The Asian Economic Cooperation Forum (Horasis) in 2018 ended with the thematic discussion session "Century of Asia".
Attending the session were Tran Van Nam, Member Of The Party Central Committee, Secretary of Binh Duong Party Committee, Head of the National Assembly Delegation of Binh Duong; Tran Thanh Liem, Deputy Secretary of Provincial Party Committee, Chairman of Provincial People's Committee; leaders of provincial departments, high-ranking leaders and CEOs of Viet Nam's top leading enterprises; domestic and abroad scientists and researchers.
Delegates at the final plenary session
Speakers from Hong Kong, India, Japan, Singapore and Viet Nam joined session. They all approved that Asia is now the world's leading and dynamic economy, the center of science and technology that contributes nearly 50% of investment and trading value and about 60% of global GDP. Over half of 20 strongest economies are in in Asia. With the determination of its member countries, Asia is expected to go further to bring prosperity to people. The 21st century is the century of Asia.
Asian countries now need appropriate solutions for the target "the century of Asia". Johan Nyvene, CEO of HCMC Securities Company said Viet Nam has signed different free trade agreements and that has proved the opening of the countries, contributing to increasing export turnover, boosting FDI attraction. Under the 4.0 industrial revolution, enterprises have promptly applied new technologies to boost the growth rate and to connect to partners from other countries.
According to the speakers, Asian countries should be confident to bright future. They should consolidate belief to one another, promote dialogues and cooperate for the common prosperity of the region.
Speakers at the thematic session: Century of Asia