Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee granted with Bogwan Order of Cultural Merit

Consul General of the Republic of Korea (RoK) in Ho Chi Minh City Lim Jea Hoon was on behalf of the Government of Republic of Korea to offer Bogwan Order of Cultural Merit to Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee  Nguyen Thanh Phong with his great contributions to Korean cultural development via Ho Chi Minh City – Gyeongju World Culture Expo 2017.

Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong (Photo:SGGP)

Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong (Photo:SGGP)

President of the RoK Moo Jae- in signed the offering decision of granting the order on June 20, 2018.

The city leader sent sincere thanks to the Korean Government and shared the honor to all members of organizational board of the world culture expo.

 A success of the 2017 Ho Chi Minh City – Gyeongju World Culture Expo was considered as a motivation for both sides to strengthen further cultural development and exchange, strategical partnership between Vietnam and South Korea in general and between Ho Chi Minh City and Korean localities.  



By XUAN HANH- Translated by Huyen Huong

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