Others Secretary-General LEE Hee-sup Received Interview by Media Outlets during the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2024 2024.03.27 ~ 2024.03.29


On March 27 to 29, during the 2024 Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference, Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat (TCS) Secretary-General LEE Hee-sup was interviewed by Chinese media outlets, including People’s Daily, China Media Group, Global Times, China Daily, 21st Business Herald, South China Morning Post, China Review News Agency, Beijing Daily, Hainan Daily, Jiefang Daily, etc. 

During the interview, SG LEE shared his insights and perspectives on various crucial aspects of trilateral cooperation and briefed on TCS activities to promote the public awareness and visibility of TCS. He emphasized the significance of closer trilateral cooperation and increased exchanges among the three countries to address complex challenges and crises. 

Regarding economic and trade cooperation among the three countries, SG LEE highlighted that China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea exert significant influence as key drivers of growth in East Asia, the Asia-Pacific region, and globally. He also stressed the importance of the three countries working together to elevate the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) to a higher level. 

Addressing occasional cultural misunderstandings among the people of the three countries and negative sentiments online, SG LEE underscored the necessity of enhancing youth and grassroots exchanges to further promote future-oriented trilateral cooperation. 

▲SG LEE Receiving Interview (Photo from ZHAO Juecheng, Global times) 

▲SG LEE Receiving Interview (Photo from China Review News Agency) 

▲SG LEE Receiving Interview by China Media Group 

▲SG LEE Receiving Group Interview by Chinese Media Outlets 

▲SG LEE Receiving Interview by Global People Magazine of People’s Daily 

▲SG LEE Receiving Interview by Beijing Daily 

▲SG LEE and the Reporter from Beijing Daily


>>>Media coverage on SG’s interview:

China Daily (EN):  https://mobile.chinadaily.com.cn/cn/html5/2024-04/01/content_003_6609c513ed50dde09422fc54.htm


Global Times (EN): https://www.globaltimes.cn/page/202403/1309682.shtml


South China Morning Post (EN): https://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy/article/3256973/long-delayed-china-japan-south-korea-leaders-summit-needed-soon-possible-countries-face-polycrisis


Global Times (CN): https://world.huanqiu.com/article/4H9xR4xWmic


China Media Group (CN): https://content-static.cctvnews.cctv.com/snow-book/index.html?item_id=10099262948411342652&toc_style_id=feeds_default&module=ccnews%3A%2F%2Fappclient%2Fpage%2Ffeeds%2Fdetail%3Furl%3Dhttps%253A%252F%252Fcontent-static.cctvnews.cctv.com%252Fsnow-book%252Fin


China Review News Agency (CN): http://bj.crntt.com/crn-webapp/touch/detail.jsp?coluid=7&kindid=0&docid=106910639


Jiefang Daily (Shangguan News, CN): https://export.shobserver.com/toutiao/html/731297.html


People’s Daily: http://paper.people.com.cn/rmrb/html/2024-03/26/nw.D110000renmrb_20240326_2-03.htm




Xinhua news: https://baijiahao.baidu.com/s?id=1794600657732634668&wfr=spider&for=pc


People’s Daily Haiwai net: https://quanmin.baidu.com/sv?source=share-h5&pd=qm_share_search&vid=10224553203463770026