Australian Ambassador hails Vietnam’s remarkable achievement

Vietnam’s chairing the 37th ASEAN Summit and related Summits over the past week was a "remarkable achievement” in the context of the complicated COVID-19 pandemic.

VOV, VOVworld, RCEP signing, RCEP signing (File photo)

Responding to the media in Jakarta, Australian Ambassador to ASEAN Will Nankervis stated that Vietnam has actively engaged all dialogue partners to ensure that ASEAN remains at the center of regional dynamics.

In terms of the signing of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), Will Nankervis said that RCEP is an important agreement because of its large scale, collective economic weight, and strategic significance of placing ASEAN at the center of regional economic agreements.

Ambassador Will Nankervis said RCEP will create great opportunities for enterprises by liberalizing trade, services, and investment, as well as will establish principles helping to improve the business environment.

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