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Assistant Foreign Minister Kong Xuanyou Attends Flag-raising Ceremony Commemorating 50th Anniversary of the Founding of ASEAN

2017/08/09

On August 8, 2017, ASEAN Committee in Beijing held a flag-raising ceremony in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the founding of ASEAN at the Indonesian Embassy in China. Assistant Foreign Minister Kong Xuanyou attended the activity upon invitation and read the congratulatory message from President Xi Jinping to President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines, the rotating presidency of ASEAN, on the 50th anniversary of the founding of ASEAN. Philippine Ambassador to China Jose Santiago Sta. Romana read President Rodrigo Duterte’s congratulatory message on the 50th anniversary of the founding of ASEAN. Ambassadors of ten ASEAN members and diplomatic envoys of ASEAN dialogue partners to China, as well as representatives from relevant Chinese ministries, departments and organizations such as the Ministry of Commerce, National Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Culture, the Ministry of National Defense, the Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries and the Chinese People’s Institute of Foreign Affairs attended the activity.

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