“Gangwon Day” Celebrates South Korea & The Philippines’ 70 Years Of Diplomatic Friendship
South Korea and the Philippines renewed its diplomatic friendship through various activities and special performances at the recently concluded Gangwon Day.
Aimed at strengthening the bond between the two countries, the gathering celebrated 70 years of diplomatic friendship. With that, it showcased the beauty and wonder of Gangwon province at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza Grand Ballroom on August 9.
Highlighting the best of Gangwon Province to members of the Korean community and Filipinos, an array of activities filled the festivity. There were exhibits that featured the best products and imported goods that were made in Gangwon province. Aside from that, there were also business consultation sessions where locals can discuss business opportunities involving products of Gangwon.
During the main showcase, dignitaries have given their congratulatory remarks. These important guests include Vice Governor of Gangwon Province – Chung Man Ho, the Director of the Gangwon Business Agency – Lee Seoung Sub and the Philippines Association of Gangwon Province Chairman – Jung Han. Additionally, the event was also graced by important guests like the chairman of the Federation of Economic Persons Societies – Park Byung Dae and the United Korean Community Association in the Philippines Chairman – Cho Seung Youn.
Furthermore, a commemorative photo session and signing took place at Gangwon Day. Hyping up the crowd, special music performances were also displayed by Filipina singer Hazel Faith and K-Pop boy group NOIR.