Philippines – Korea Business Forum – Celebrating 60 years of Diplomatic Relations- Maeil Business Newspaper

Philippines-Korea Business Forum- Celebrating 60 years of Diplomatic Relations- Maeil Business Newspaper – Maeil Business Newspaper commissioned Think Big Events to mount this esteemed affair. This 2-day business forum held at the Manila Hotel on February 18-19, 2009 paid witness to the gathering of hundreds of participants as Korea reaffirmed ties with the Philippines after 60 years of being unyielding partners towards economic growth. The forum was formally opened through a welcome dinner graced by her Excellency, Gloria Macapagal Arroyo and majority of her cabinet members on the 18th. In an effort to rediscover the Philippines as the Pearl of Asia where foreign investments are highly encouraged, the president shared her business plans and initiatives on the road to strengthening our relationship further with Korea, a long-time ally.   The second day marked yet another significant event when a conference and luncheon was held and attended by Former President Fidel Ramos.