Finance ministers and central bank governors of ASEAN, China, Japan and the Republic of Korea meets in Fiji. (Photo: VNA)

ASEAN+3 finance ministers propose measures to deal with financial crisis

The ASEAN+3 finance ministers have agree to consider adding the Japanese yen and Chinese yuan to currency swap arrangements in addition to the US dollar as part of efforts to deal with possible financial crises while rejecting protectionism amid growing US-China trade tensions.