South-Korean Embassy in Ethiopia , FDRE Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Asia & Oceania Affairs Directorate, Business Diplomacy Directorate General and others team with WAFA Marketing and Promotion plc , organized the “Ethio-South Korea Trade and Investment Forum” on June 19,2013.
During the forum, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which is giving a special focus to Economic Diplomacy, promoted Ethiopia’s great resource potential and investment opportunities to its South Korean peer.
Ethiopian Investors from various trade and agriculture sectors as well as more than 15 governmental and private university representatives participated during the forum.
Apart from the Ethio-South Korea forum, Ethiopia and South Korea celebrated the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relationship between the two nations. Furthermore Ethiopian Airlines started direct flight from Addis Ababa to Seoul on June 18th, 2013.
EFDR Ministry of Foreign Affairs Dr Tewodros Adhanom led the forum and also Governmental & non-governmental organizations and Investors attended the event.