BANGKOK, THAILAND—Secretary Fred Pascual met with Trade, Industry, and Energy Minister Ahn Duk-Geun of the Republic of Korea on 17 November 2022 at the sidelines of the APEC Ministerial Meeting in Bangkok, Thailand.Thank you for reading this post, don't forget to subscribe!
The two Ministers had a productive discussion on trade and investment issues, which aimed to strengthen the bilateral relationship of the Philippines and South Korea. Likewise, both agreed to facilitate cooperation centered on research and development, renewable energy, and green technology.
Further, both expressed positive outlook toward the signing of the Free Trade Agreement between the Philippines and South Korea and the forthcoming visit of President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos in South Korea on the first quarter of 2023. END.