Amb. Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia (back) attends the 37th ASEAN Committee in Oslo (ACO), chaired by the new Ambassador of Thailand to Nowray, H.E. Karntimon Ruksakiati (rightmost)
05 March 2020 – The ASEAN Committee in Oslo (ACO) welcomed two new members during its 37th Meeting, the ACO’s first for the year.
Thai Ambassador Karntimon Ruksakiati, who chaired the Meeting, and Vietnamese Ambassador Le Hong Lam appreciated the ACO’s warm reception and looked forward to continuing the close cooperation among ASEAN embassies in Norway.
The Meeting discussed recent developments of mutual concern, particularly efforts in Norway to combat the spread of COVID-19, and initiatives to promote ASEAN awareness among Norwegians.
Aside from the embassies of the Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam in Norway, the ACO is also comprised of the embassies of Indonesia and Myanmar. END