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KOICA Opens Office In Fiji

KOICA Opens Office In Fiji
KOICA deputy executive director,Kim Inki (L), executive director, for Mountaineer, Um Honggil, KOICA vice president for strategy and planning Kim In, assistant minister for health, Veena Bhatnagar, ambassador Embassy of the Republic of Korea, Kim Seong, CEO Munhwa Broadcasting Company, Lee Jin Sook Daejeon and KOICA country director Fiji, Hyunwon Kim at the ribbon cutting ceremony in Suva yesterday. Photo: KATHRIN KRISHNA
September 09
14:14 2016

The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) yesterday opened their office at Level 2, Ra Marama House.

Speaking at the opening ceremony, Ambassador from the Embassy of the Republic of Korea, Kim Seong-in said he was happy with KOICA extending their office to Fiji which would further strengthen Fiji-Korea ties.

“This bilateral friendship and harmony between Fiji and Korea has provided the momentum to establish KOICA Fiji and I extend sincere gratitude to the Fijian Government for their kind support,” Seong-in said.

He added the Korean Government was looking forward to working with the Fijian Government and the people of Fiji.

“The Korean Government having opened the KOICA Fiji office is committed to fulfill its responsibility in addressing the regional development issues, largely climate change adaptation,” he said.

“This also shows the Korean Government’s willingness in contributing towards achieving the era of the people’s happiness worldwide.

“KOICA Fiji Office shall promote the health, renewable energy, climate change adaptation including improving marine infrastructure.”

Assistant Minister for Health and Medical Services, Veena Bhatnagar commended the Korean Government for extending their services to Fiji.

“This event marks both our Governments commitment and offer of friendship to promote a vibrant interchange of knowledge, culture and cooperation,” Bhatnagar said.

 

EDITED BY: FARZANA NISHA

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