New Ambassadors Welcoming Dinner

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By Matthew Fennell, Contributing Writer

March 15, 2017 - The diplomatic community plays a huge role in supporting Asia Society Korea and with many new Ambassadors arriving in Seoul over the past 18 months; the Korea Center held a special dinner to welcome them. The event was hosted by Mr. Dong-bin Shin, Chairman of the Korea Center, at the Lotte Hotel Seoul. Board members H.E. Hong-Koo Lee, H.E. Sung-Joo Han, and Mr. Young Joon Kim joined Executive Director Ms. Yvonne Kim in introducing the 17 ambassadors to Asia Society, explaining the history, objectives and programs of the organization. The Korea Center looks forward to working closely with the new arrivals in promoting a deeper understanding of Asia around the world.