ASEAN Economic Forum 2024: Singapore Connects

The 5th ASEAN Economic Forum 2024 convened in Singapore on May 18, bringing together leaders and stakeholders from across the region. This prestigious annual event, which rotates between ASEAN countries, shines a spotlight on economic collaboration and sustainable development within the ASEAN community. Organized by the Vietnam-ASEAN Institute for Entrepreneur Development, an affiliate of the Central Association of Southeast Asian Scientific Research, the forum is a collaborative effort involving key units and agencies. QP Vietnam Co., Ltd., and Amway Vietnam Co., Ltd. lent their support to this year's event, emphasizing the unity and collective vision of a thriving, economically robust ASEAN region.


The ASEAN Economic Forum witnessed the esteemed presence of Mr. Le Doan Hop, former Minister of Information and Communications; Mr. Vu Van Minh, Deputy Ambassador representing the Vietnamese Embassy in Singapore; Ms. Le Thi Kim Xuan, President of the Vietnam-ASEAN Institute for Entrepreneur Development; and prominent figures from various associations and organizations. The forum served as a platform for businesses and investors from the region to convene, exchange insights, and explore collaborative opportunities.

Former Minister of Information and Communications, Le Doan Hop, shares insights at the ASEAN Economic Forum.

This year’s forum focused on addressing the current landscape and strategies to enhance competitiveness, with a particular emphasis on key sectors such as information technology, communications, banking, education, and health. The discussions aimed to foster cooperation and development among the participating entities.

Vietnam has been an active contributor to the growth of a prosperous ASEAN community, and despite challenges, its economic cooperation with ASEAN has thrived. This success is a testament to the resilience and innovation of the business community in the region.

The event also showcased the achievements of prominent Vietnamese and Singaporean brands, with a strategic cooperation signing ceremony between businesses, marking a significant step towards mutual success.

Businesses recognized as Top 10 Outstanding Brands of ASEAN in 2024.

The “ASEAN Award 2024” acknowledged the contributions of exceptional businesses and entrepreneurs from Vietnam and ASEAN, celebrating their innovation, creativity, and positive impact on economic development, social welfare, and sustainability in the region.

The ASEAN Economic Forum 2024 successfully facilitated connections and collaborations between prominent Vietnamese businesses and their regional counterparts, fostering a vibrant and prosperous business ecosystem.


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