A delegation led by Union Minister for State Counsellor’s Office U Kyaw Tint Swe left Myanmar for Korea on 26 May to attend 14th Jeju Forum.
On 27 May, the Union Minister met with Republic of Korea (ROK) Foreign Minister Mrs. Kang Kyung-Wha at ROK Ministry of Foreign Affairs. At the meeting matters relating to Korea-ASEAN cooperation, increasing relation with ASEAN countries including Myanmar in implementing ROK’s New Southern Policy, Korean investment in Myanmar and 30th Korea-ASEAN summit meeting to be held in November 2019 were openly and cordially discussed. The meeting was also attended by Myanmar Ambassador to ROK U Thant Sin.
Later in the evening, the Union Minister and party attended a dinner hosted by Industrial Bank of Korea Senior Executive Vice President Mr. Oh Hyuk-Soo. — MNA
(Translated by Zaw Min)