Henikwon Sponsored The 2nd Korean Language Speech Contest
To encourage learning of the Korean language and broaden the interest in Korea’s culture and people, Embassy of the Republic of Korea organized the 2nd Korean Language Speech contest, under the co-sponsorship of Henikwon, the Korea Foundation and Korea Tourism Organization, on 26th October 2007. The guest of honor was Vice Minister of Tourism of Malaysia, Dato’ Donald Lim, who emphasized during his opening speech on the closeness between the two countries, not only through economic trading but also through various mediums, especially cultural exchange programs and events. Out of 170 enthusiastic contestants,10 prize winners were awarded with medals and prizes in the categories of basic, intermediate and advance level. Henikwon, being one of the leading Korean companies in Malaysia, has been actively involved in many activities to develop and promote Korean culture to the local community in Malaysia.