President Aquino travelling to South Korea this week

President Benigno Aquino III will be attending the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-Republic of Korea Summit 25th Anniversary Commemorative Summit in South Korea on December 11 to 12.

According to Department of Foreign Affairs, President Aquino and ASEAN leaders will deliver message based on the theme “Building Trust, Bringing Happiness”.

Two sessions will be held at the Busan Exhibition Convention Centre on December 12. Sessions will cover ASEAN-ROK cooperation and its future direction, and the cooperation on on-traditional security issues with emphasis on climate change and disaster risk management.

Aquino will also attend a Korean traditional arts and crafts exhibition. The Philippine President will also meet CEO of Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) and other ROK officials.