23rd Business Forum between Korea and Latin America concludes
29.11.2019 00:00 By: BCIE News, Centroamérica, Integración Regional, Competitividad Age: 60 days
The forum focused on cooperation opportunities by means of Korea's recent incorporation to CABEI and presented results of a number of projects executed in the region.
Tegucigalpa, November 29, 2019.- Noteworthy subjects analyzed at the 23rd Business Forum between Korea and Latin America included the outlooks for cooperation of the Republic of Korea and Central America after the incorporation of the Asian country to the Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI) and the contributions that have been made to development.
Additional topics discussed included economic trends and perspectives of Latin America and opportunities for cooperation with Korea's recent incorporation to CABEI.
Attendees listened to the presentations of leading professionals, including CABEI Evaluation Office Head, Dr. José Efraín Deras, who explained about economic growth, the most promising sectors and areas and investment between the two regions, which currently is among the most dynamic in the world.
In addition, Dr. Deras highlighted CABEI's credentials as a leader in multilateral financing for the Central American region and promoter of interventions with high development impact.
The forum was organized by the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy (MOTIE), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), the International Contractors Association of Korea (ICAK), the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and the International Meeting Partners (IMP).