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ASEAN-Korea Media Forum


▲ Group photo | Lotte Hotel Seoul, Korea



The ASEAN-Korea Centre (Secretary General Lee Hyuk) organized the ASEAN-Korea Media Forum on 24 April at Lotte Hotel Seoul, Korea, together with the Korea Herald and Maeil Business Newspaper. The Forum brought together 30 high-level representatives from the leading media organizations in ASEAN and Korea, as well as the government, academia, and business communities.



During the Opening Ceremony, ASEAN-Korea Centre Secretary General Lee Hyuk, Korea Herald CEO & Publisher Kwon Choong-won, Malaysian Ambassador to Korea Dato’ Mohd Ashri Muda and Executive Director of 2019 ASEAN-ROK Commemorative Summit Preparatory Office Suh Jeong-in delivered remarks.




▲ Opening remarks by H.E. Lee Hyuk, Secretary General of the ASEAN-Korea Centre | Lotte Hotel Seoul, Korea




▲ Welcoming remarks by Mr. Kwon Chung-won, CEO of the Korea Herald | Lotte Hotel Seoul, Korea




▲ Congratulatory remarks by H.E. Dato' Mohd Ashri Muda, Malaysian Ambassador to Korea | Lotte Hotel Seoul, Korea




▲ Congratulatory remarks by H.E. Suh Jeong-in, Executive Director of 2019 ASEAN-ROK Commemorative Summit Preparatory Committee | Lotte Hotel Seoul, Korea



The Forum was composed of largely two sessions. The first session, under the theme of "Korean Wave in ASEAN: Successful Past and Sustainable Future," traced the course of the Korean Wave’s big success in ASEAN and offered suggestion for its sustainable development in the future. The second session, titled "ASEAN Wave in Korea: ASEAN-Korea Two-way Cultural Exchanges," explored ways to boost the two-way socio-cultural exchanges between ASEAN and Korea, thus bringing the ASEAN Wave to Korea.




▲ Session1. (Presentation 1) "The Global Hallyu Phenomenon and Its Current State in ASEAN" | Lotte Hotel Seoul, Korea


Student delegation from Bogor Agricultural University visits the ASEAN-Korea Centre (3 April) ASEAN Trade Fair: Seoul International Seafood Show 2019
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