To mark 40 years of diplomatic relations between South Korea and Indonesia, the Korean Embassy in Jakarta is planning a series of events, including a concert featuring some of the most popular singers of the hallyu, or Korean wave.
Korean Ambassador to Indonesia Kim Young-sun said on Friday that the concert, to be held in March, would be the culmination of a host of anniversary celebration events to be held in the coming months.
“This year has been proclaimed as a year of friendship between South Korea and Indonesia,” the ambassador said at City Hall after meeting Jakarta Governor Joko “Jokowi” Widodo. “Everyone is invited to celebrate.”
Kim Hyun-ki, the director of the Korean Cultural Center in Jakarta, said that most of the events had yet to be arranged. Only a reception on March 8 and the Music Bank concert on March 9 have been confirmed, according to ...