Lao NEWS on LNTV: AFMGM commit to promote economic and financial stability in the region.5/4/2016

VO The ASEAN Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors commit to promote economic and financial stability in the region
INTRO: The ASEAN Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors commit to promote economic and financial stability in the region. Speaking at the press conference, Minister of Finance Dr. Lien Thikeo said, we continue our commitment to promote economic growth and financial stability in the ASEAN region, amid uncertainties in the global economy
STORY: The ASEAN Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors convened the joint meeting of the ASEAN Finance Minister and Central Governors under the co-chairmanship of Minister of Finance Dr. Lien Thikeo and Dr. Somphao Phaysith Govern of the Bank of Lao PDR
Speaking at the press conference Minister of Finance Dr. Lien Thikeo said, we welcomed the successful launch of ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) and its Blueprint 2025 that will guide us in our regional for the next ten years. We endorsed the strategic Action plans for ASEAN financial integration 2025 that have been developed by the working committee.
Adding that, we continue our commitment to promote economic growth and financial stability in the ASEAN region, amid uncertainties in the global economy.
Interview : Thipphakone Chanthavongsa, Deputy Minister of Finance………….English …….
According to Deputy Minister of Finance Thipphakone Chanthavongsa, We are committed to implementing the Strategic Action Plans to promote financial integration financial inclusion and financial stability in our region, in support of ASEAN macroeconomic stability and growth.

Interview : Thipphakone Chanthavongsa
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The Deputy Minister of Finance noted the significant progress made by the working committees under the roadmap for Monetary and financial integration of ASEAN in further integration the ASEAN financial sector to support regional economic integration. She also welcomed the conclusion of negotiations for seven packages of financial services commitments under the ASEAN framework agreement on services (AFAS).
According to a joint press statement disseminated after the meeting, the Asean Secretariat will summarise the adopted document into a master plan and submit it to the Asean Economic Ministers Meeting before adoption by Asean leaders at the Asean Summit to be held in September.