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The 11th Annual Meeting of the Council of the ASEAN-Korea Centre

▲ The 11th Annual Meeting of the Council of the AKC / Lotte Hotel Seoul


On 26-27 February 2018, the ASEAN Korea Centre held its 11th Annual Meeting of the Council in Seoul. The Council is the supreme decision-making body of the AKC, and is comprised of senior representatives of relevant ministries as well as Embassies in the 10 ASEAN Member States and the Republic of Korea, one representative from each Member Country of the AKC.


▲ The 11th Annual Meeting of the Council of the AKC / Lotte Hotel Seoul


▲ Lee Hyuk, Secretary General of the AKC, The 11th Annual Meeting of the Council of the AKC / Lotte Hotel Seoul


The Council reviewed and evaluated the programs of the AKC carried out in FY2018 and approved the Draft Annual Work Program and Budget for FY2019, which was based on an overarching theme titled “Connecting People, Sharing Prosperity.” Under this theme, the Secretariat will focus on the following three key deliverables: building a closer community between ASEAN and Korea; strengthening cooperation between ASEAN and Korea for innovation- and creativity-driven growth; and promoting activities that connect hearts and minds of peoples of ASEAN and Korea.


▲ Lee Hyuk, Secretary General of the AKC, Welcoming Remarks at Reception / Lotte Hotel Seoul


▲ Cho Hyun, 1st Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of the ROK, Congratulatory Remarks at Reception / Lotte Hotel Seoul


▲ Suriya Chindawongse, Director-General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, Congratulatory Remarks at Reception / Lotte Hotel Seoul


Furthermore, a total of 180 distinguished guests and stakeholders from international organizations, foreign missions, media, academia and private and cultural sectors attended the Reception held on 18 February, in celebration of the 11th Annual Meeting of the Council and the 10th Anniversary of the AKC.


▲ Reception for the 10th Anniversary and the 11th Annual Council Meeting of the AKC / Lotte Hotel Seoul


Kelab Bunga Raya Malaysian student delegation visits to ASEAN Hall, ASEAN-Korea Centre (January 29) Business Opportunities Seminar on the ASEAN Consumer Market
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