One-on-one summit with APEC member countries
Meet with Papua New Guinea and Australia in the morning "Expansion of exchanges"
China and China will discuss the situation on the Korean Peninsula
President Moon Jae-in, who attended the Asia-Pacific Economic Dialogue summit (APEC), met before yesterday's Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison at the Laguna hotel in Papua New Guinea (Thursday). United Nations News
Speaking at the summit with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Monday (17 April), President Moon Jae-in visited Papua New Guinea to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit (APEC), saying: "Australia is a true friend of Korea. as an optimal partner, sharing global values such as economy, peace, prosperity, diplomacy, democracy and human rights. "
In his speeches at the Korea-Australia summit held at the Port Moresby Laguna hotel in Papua New Guinea, Mr. Moon said: "Australia is a traditional ally that defended freedom and democracy by murdering blood before South Korea." Koreans do not forget that and so many Koreans like Australia very much. "" Australia is the partner country of the South-South's new policy pursued by the South Korean government, "he says. "I think the new policy in the South is in line with the Australian strategy for India and the Pacific, and we will be able to cooperate to create synergy."
Prime Minister Morrison said: "Since we've entered into a free trade agreement (FTA), our bilateral trade relations have been successful. It's a positive reaction in Australia and I think both countries are in mutual relations." "Today (Australia) Brisbane, representation of both countries have been playing a friendly game for 10 years, I hope that many people from both countries expect a very interesting game "- he added.
South Korean President Roh Moo-jeong said in a briefing after the meeting: "President Moon expressed appreciation for the recent situation on the Korean peninsula, including the results of the inter-Korean summit in Pyongyang, and expressed his appreciation for Australia's support for the summit." Morrison said: "I appreciate my achievements so far and I want to be successful." Mr. Moon has also called on Korean companies to take part in the expansion and expansion project for the New South Wales government in Australia, and Mr. Morin said he welcomes investments from Korean companies.
Seoul, November 17 (Xinhuanet) – South Korean President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will meet with Prime Minister Peter O & # 39; Neill at APEC House in Port Moresby on Thursday, United Nations News
Before the Korea-Australia Summit, Moon will be held at the summit with Prime Minister Peter O & # 39; Neillem from Papua New Guinea, host of the APEC summit, to deepen bilateral and multilateral talks on issues such as strengthening real bilateral partnership, cooperation with the Pacific region and the situation on the peninsula. Cheong Wa Dae said.
Kim and spokesman Cheong Wa Dae said: "Both leaders have assessed that the two countries have tightened their cooperation in various fields since diplomatic relations in 1976, have expanded mutual trade and investment in the future, strengthened cooperation in energy and port infrastructure" We decided to further develop cooperation in the maritime and fisheries sector in the Pacific region, which is a report on marine resources. "
Mr Moon plans to organize a summit with President Hu Jintao in the afternoon. Both leaders are expected to discuss in detail the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and the permanent settlement of the Korean Peninsula, since the two leaders of the North Korean National Commission for Democracy and Chinese President Shi Jingping are planning to visit North Korea earlier this year. .
Reporter Kim Bo-hyun [email protected]