DIPLOMATIC POUCH
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...
Challenges, principles and cooperation in the time of COVID-19
by Nicolas Galey - May 28, 2020 - 12:00am
France, which is the 4th country with the highest number of COVID-19 cases in Europe, has been facing major, unprecedented challenges: implementing the two-month lockdown of the entire country in order to prevent...
Japan-Philippines ties: Unchanging in a changing world
by Koji Haneda - May 17, 2020 - 12:00am
In what seems to be a sudden departure from the usual, the world we live in is totally different from what it was only a few months ago.
Our enduring partnership: Working together to defeat COVID-19
by Sung Y. Kim - April 30, 2020 - 12:00am
Today’s global pandemic severely affects public health, economies and our daily lives.
We still need art
by Giorgio Guglielmino - April 26, 2020 - 12:00am
Museums are closed, art galleries too, prestigious awards are suspended, artists are in lockdown, auction houses are not operational, shops selling materials for artists are closed, collectors wait at their win...
United against the virus
by Jorge Moragas - April 19, 2020 - 12:00am
For the last few weeks the whole world has been facing its biggest crisis since World War II.
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.
Friends in time of COVID-19
by Giorgio Guglielmino - April 8, 2020 - 12:00am
It is said that friends are met in times of need and this applies not only to people but also to Nations.
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.
More OFWs do well in Japan
by Koji Haneda - February 20, 2020 - 12:00am
I suppose that many Filipino households are no stranger to the familiar sight of having a family member or two employed as OFW in another part of the globe.
Japan and the Philippines: Partners in progress, brothers in sports
by Koji Haneda - December 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Sports take front and center in the Philippines as the 30th Southeast Asian Games finally opened.
The date that changed the world
by Anke Reiffenstuel - November 7, 2019 - 12:00am
“Freiheit, schöner Götterfunken” (Freedom, beautiful spark of divinity) Nov. 9, 1989 marked a tremendous and monumental event, not only for Germany but also for Europe and the whole world...
Japan long supports small projects with big impact
by Koji Haneda - October 24, 2019 - 12:00am
When we talk about official development assistance, we usually think of roads, railways, airports, and the like.
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.
The tale of two fairs
by Giorgio Guglielmino - September 12, 2019 - 12:00am
There is a city in the world that for number of quality artists, galleries of the highest level – perhaps the best in the world - for the caliber of collectors and in general for the sheer number of critics,...
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...
Development partner to Asean: Chile’s incorporation
by Jose Miguel Capdevila - August 29, 2019 - 12:00am
During the 34th ASEAN Summit celebrated in Bangkok last June, Chile was appointed as a new Development Partner of this organization being the second country after Germany to attain this status.
Panama City turns 500 years
by Rolando A. Guevara Alvarado - August 15, 2019 - 12:00am
Today, I join my countrymen in celebrating the 500th founding anniversary of the capital of the Republic of Panama, Panama City, which was established on Aug. 15, 1519 by Pedro Arias Dávila – making...
Endo and the Danish solution
by Jan Top Christensen - August 11, 2019 - 12:00am
Since President Duterte on the 26th of July vetoed the Security of Tenure bill, there has been a variety of different opinions expressed in the media.
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