Philippines, Vietnam look to establish strategic partnership in November


A strategic partnership to be signed at sidelines of APEC Economic Leaders’Meeting in Manila next month, Philippines Department of Foreign Affairs says in emailed statement.

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In 1990, the Philippines was way ahead of Vietnam with the later’s FDI inward stock only totaling USD 243 million compared to the Philippines with FDI at  USD 3.6 billion. By 2014, Vietnam’s FDI inward stock already reached USD 90.99 billion, a third more than the Pilippines with USD 57.093 billion.