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Others Secretary-General Amb. OU Boqian Had an Online Meeting with ASEAN Secretary-General 2021.10.08
On October 8, 2021, TCS Secretary-General Amb. OU Boqian had an online meeting with ASEAN Secretary-General Dato LIM Jock Hoi. They exchanged views on the future cooperation between the TCS and ASEAN Secretariat (ASEC) to further enhance the ASEAN Plus Three (APT) cooperation. TCS Deputy Secretaries-General BEK Bum-hym and SAKATA Natsuko were also present at the meeting. 

Stressing the importance of the APT cooperation, SG OU briefed the progress of the trilateral cooperation, and suggested to strengthen communication between the TCS and ASEC with the aim of enhancing mutual understanding and cooperation. She also wished for a successful and smooth organization of the 24th APT Summit, scheduled for later this month. 

SG LIM congratulated SG OU and the two DSGs on their assumption of office as the 6th Consultative Board of the TCS. He spoke highly of the TCS’s efforts in promoting the APT cooperation and seconded SG OU’s expectations that the two organizations would maintain close communication through various channels to explore and implement cooperative projects based on their common interests. 

▲From the left: TCS DSG BEK Bum-hym, SG Amb. OU Boqian, DSG SAKATA Natsuko 

▲Online call with ASEAN SG Dato LIM Jock Hoi