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The recent visit of a 15-member business delegation from the Republic of Korea to the Philippines is an indication Korea’s interest and commitment to deepen and expand its long-standing economic partnership with the country. In photo, Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Undersecretary Nora K. Terrado receives a token from ASEAN-Korea Centre Secretary General Hae Moon Chung during the seminar on investment opportunities organized for the delegation. The delegation, led by ASEAN-Korea Centre (AKC) Secretary General Hae Moon Chung, sent an investment and market research mission to the Philippines. It is composed of AKC officials, industry associations, and companies engaged in electronics, agri-business, and construction industries. The mission was coordinated through the Philippine Trade and Investment Center (PTIC) in Seoul, Korea. During the seminar, Terrado said that the Philippines is more than ever open and ready to accommodate Korean businesses. (DTI-PRU)