This year, the Philippines and the Republic of Korea are commemorating 70 years of diplomatic ties as both countries hope for more years of friendship and cooperation.


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In celebration of this milestone, Filipino and Korean artists will be participating in the 2019 K-Pop Friendship Concert that will be held in Mall of Asia Area on March 7. The said cultural celebration, which is presented by Korea’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, is open to all interested for free.

Korean artists will include NCT Dream, NOIR and April. According to ABS-CBN, this marks the first time for NCT Dream and April to perform in the Philippines. NOIR, meanwhile, will be returning to Manila after their recent visit in the country last December.


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Filipino artists will include rock band Silent Sanctuary and dance trio VinSuriChan composed of members Vince Igno, Dasuri Choi, and Phoi Chan.


Source: ABS-CBN