World Ch. Schedule : TUE 07:30 KST
* Date : 2019-12-09
Ep.78 Ambassador of Argentina to S. Korea, Alfredo BASCOU
This week on “The Diplomat”, we meet Ambassador of Argentina to South Korea, Alfredo BASCOU. Located in South America, Argentina is the world’s 8th largest country by land mass, and is well known for its abundant natural resources. It’s capital city, Buenos Aires, is also known as the center of arts and culture in South America, being the birthplace of tango and home to thousands of concert halls, theaters and galleries showing Argentines’ love for the arts. Argentina established diplomatic ties with Korea in 1962. Ambassador Bascou was appointed to the post in May this year. Since his appointment, the Ambassador held the largest event yet, which was the annual Wines of Argentina wine tasting event. We’ll hear from the Ambassador himself about the charms of Argentine wine and its arts and culture industry, as well as what kind of plans he has to enhance ties between the two countries.