Philippine-Korea Free Trade Agreement (PH-KR FTA)
ACCOMPLISHMENTS IN 2019
- Prepared invitation to concerned DTI bureaus and partner agencies and reference materials on the PH-KR FTA 2nd Meeting of the Working Group on Economic and Technical Cooperation that was held on 12 July and 15-17 July 2019 at the Peninsula Manila Hotel.
- Coordinated with relevant DTI offices and agencies and prepared invitations for the Inter-Agency Consultation on the PH-KR FTA ECOTECH Chapter that was held on 31 July 2019.
- Participated in the PH Delegation Meeting held on 08 Aug 2019. The meeting discussed updates and other preparatory matters for the Third Round of PH-KR FTA Negotiations which was be held from 12-14 August 2019
- Participated in the 3rd Round of PH-KR FTA Negotiations for the Working Group on Economic and Technical Cooperation from 12-14 August 2019 in Busan, South Korea.
- Participated in the Philippine Delegation Meeting for the 4th Round of the PH-KR Negotiations held on 10 September in Cebu City. The meeting discussed the outstanding issues, strategies, and considerations for the 4th Round.
- Participated in the 4th Round of the PH-KR FTA Negotiations – Economic and Technical Cooperation held on 11-13 Sep 2019.
- Participated and provided updates on the Economic and Technical Cooperation chapter to Assistant Secretary Allan Gepty during the Philippine Delegation Meeting on PH – KR FTA Negotiations held on 17 September 2019.