Han Dong-Man
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NSP Plus: People-centered community of peace and prosperity
by Han Dong-Man - November 28, 2020 - 12:00am
Time flies.
Magkaibigan tayong tunay: We are true friends
by Han Dong-Man - September 20, 2020 - 12:00am
It has been more than two and a half years since I had the honor of serving here in Manila as the Ambassador of Korea to the Philippines.
K-Dramas and K-Culture: A shared experience between Philippines and Korea during the pandemic
by Han Dong-Man - July 30, 2020 - 12:00am
When the Korean Wave or Hallyu started gaining ground in the mid-1990s, the primary elements that the Asian markets embraced were K-Drama and K-Pop.
70 years after fighting together in the Korean War, the Philippines and Korea again unite, this time against COVID-19
by Han Dong-Man - June 25, 2020 - 12:00am
On June 25, 1950, Korea was mired into a war by the hostile North, which took millions of lives and immeasurable sufferings.
Korea’s approach to fight Covid-19: Cooperation is the key for all
by Han Dong-Man - May 31, 2020 - 12:00am
In a special speech at the World Health Assembly, President Moon Jae-in said that “sharing information and cooperating with one another demonstrates a power that no virus will ever have a power that only humans...
Global, regional and bilateral cooperation in the time of COVID-19
by Han Dong-Man - April 16, 2020 - 12:00am
The coronavirus 2019 or COVID-19 has put many countries around the world in difficult situations.
Korea and the Philippines are old friends – 71 years of friendship
by Han Dong-Man - March 5, 2020 - 12:00am
This Tuesday, March 3rd, marked the 71st anniversary of the estab-lishment of diplomatic ties between the Republic of Korea and the Philippines.
70 years of friendship
by Han Dong-Man - October 8, 2019 - 12:00am
On 3 March 1949, the Philippines became the first country in Southeast Asia to establish diplomatic relations with the Republic of Korea by recognizing the latter’s sovereignty.
Enhanced Korea-Philippine development cooperation after 70 years of friendship
by Han Dong-Man - September 18, 2019 - 12:00am
Back in February last year, Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez sought the Korean government’s assistance in implementing the Tax Reform Program of President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration.
Recent milestones in Korea-Philippines defense cooperation
by Han Dong-Man - September 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Last Tuesday, August 20th, I was at the Manila South Harbor to attend the Joint Arrival Ceremony of the BRP Conrado Yap, a naval vessel donated by the Republic of Korea, the first decommissioned Corvette of its class...
The Korean War Memorial Peace Concert – still remembering the PEFTOK’s valuable sacrifice
by Han Dong-Man - June 20, 2019 - 12:00am
The year 2019 marks the 69th anniversary of the Korean War which broke out in 1950 and lasted until 1953 on the Korean peninsula.
Philippines and Korea moving closer to FTA
by Han Dong-Man - April 23, 2019 - 12:00am
Undoubtedly, globalization has affected the way trade is conducted among and between nations.
70 years of friendship and beyond
by Han Dong-Man - March 3, 2019 - 12:00am
I am always delighted and grateful whenever I witness young Filipinos enjoying Korean drama and films, and K-Pop.
Toward stronger development partnership with the Philippines
by Han Dong-Man - February 28, 2019 - 12:00am
During President Duterte’s visit to Korea last June, he and Korean President Moon Jae-in declared 2019 – the 70th anniversary of the establishment of Philippines-Korea diplomatic relations – as...
The Philippines is opening the golden age of infrastructure
by Han Dong-Man - December 5, 2018 - 12:00am
Last week, President Duterte and I broke ground for the construction of the Panguil Bay Bridge, which, once completed, will be the longest bridge in the Philippines.
Korea’s contribution to co-prosperity through CSR
by Han Dong-Man - November 14, 2018 - 12:00am
“The price of greatness is responsibility.” This statement from former United Kingdom Prime Minister Winston Churchill speaks of how one cannot rise to be a leader in the global stage without being involved...
A move toward peace on the Korean Peninsula
by Han Dong-Man - October 4, 2018 - 12:00am
After the Korean War was ceased by the Armistice Agreement in 1953, the Korean Peninsula was divided into North and South.
Steady on … honoring a Filipino hero of the Korean War
by Han Dong-Man - September 13, 2018 - 12:00am
"Steady on."
Koreanovela and K-pop… loved by the Philippines
by Han Dong-Man - July 26, 2018 - 12:00am
Last Sunday was the finals of the 2018 Pinoy K-pop Star competition.
Korean War: A forgotten war, but we will never forget
by Han Dong-Man - June 21, 2018 - 12:00am
Exactly 68 years ago, the Korean War broke out in the Korean Peninsula and resulted in the total devastation of our country.
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