The government will elevate its relations with the five Southeast Asian nations in the Mekong River region -- Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Cambodia -- to a "Strategic Partnership for People, Prosperity and Peace," Cheong Wa Dae said on Nov. 13.
We, the APEC Ministers, met on 16 November 2020, under the Chairmanship of The Honourable Dato' Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali, Senior Minister and Minister of International Trade and Industry, Malaysia. This marks the first time that the APEC Ministerial Meeting (AMM) has convened virtually. We assessed the forum's achievements in 2020, provided guidance on future work, and discussed preparations for the 2020 APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting.
The park was constructed on a scale of 13,036 m2, which was prepared by demolishing the TBS (Traffic Broadcasting System) building as well as the Korean Central Intelligence Agency’s (Namsan Annex of Seoul City Hall) sixth bureau building that had blocked the natural landscape of Namsan Mountain.
Foreign Minister Chung stressed that the APT countries need concerted efforts among them in order to strengthen joint response and build a more resilient public health system in the region in the midst of the emergence of COVID-19 variants.