About the Participation in the Reception for Celebrating the National Day of the Republic of Korea

Mon. October 2, 2017 upon receiving an invitation, our Director o board and a member of staff participated in the reception party for celebrating the national Day of the republic of Korea. The party was held by the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Osaka at the Rhiga Royal Hotel Osaka.

It was a well-visited event in which many representatives of overseas governmental institutions, representatives of the Japanese governments as well as representatives of various companies and institutions related to the Japanese-Korean Correlation.

After the presentation of a traditional Korean dance performance Consul General Ha Tae-yun held a speech to greet the audience. He stated that after a change of government in Korea, also a new cooperation between Japan and Korea has started and talked about his hopes that this new cooperation and also the Olympic winter games that will be held in Pyongyang in 2018 will help to even further develop the relation between Korea and Japan.

Other speeches followed by Ichiro Matsui, governor of Osaka Prefecture, Shogo Arai, governor of Nara Prefecture and Satoshi Ninoyu, member of the House of Councilors. After the presentation of the members of the various Korean Residents Unions in Japan a toast was held by Yoichi Suzuki, ambassador for Kansai.

The reception party which was held in form of a buffet party was used by the participants to amiably talk about the development of the Japanese-Korean relationship.