PEOPLE & EVENTS
hosts National Day reception
Ambassador and Mrs. Ahmad Y. Al-Barrak of Saudi Arabia hosted a reception at the Shilla Hotel in Seoul on Sept. 23, 2013 to celebrate the National Day of Saudi Arabia.
There were many distinguished guests from Korean society and from the Seoul Diplomatic Corps and other segments of foreign community in Korea.
Among the Korean guests were Secretary General Chung Jin-suk of National Assembly, Second Vice Minister Yoon Jong-lok of Science ICT & Future Planning, President Suh Moon-kyu of Korea National Oil Corporation, Chief Secretary Kim Yeong-gwang to the Speaker of National Assembly, Secretary Cho Yoon-su to the Speaker of National Assembly for International Affairs, Former Minister Yu Myung-hwan of Foreign Affairs, Former Prosecutor General Kim Joon-hyu, Maj. Gen. Ko Sung-kyun of Korea Military Academy, President Yoo Ji-su of Kookmin University, President Hwang Sun-hye of Sookmyung Womans University, and Publisher-Chairman Lee Kyung-sik of The Korea Post.
Attendance from the SDC and other segments of foreign community was also verylarge.