ISLAMABAD,(Pakistan Point News - 21st july,2016) : Over 45 candidates from all over the country participated in the 5th Quiz on Korea competition held at National University of Modern Languages (NUML) on Thursday. The event aims to enhance awareness and knowledge of Korea in Pakistan. Syeda Farheen Mateen from Lahore won the competition and she will represent Pakistan in the grand finale scheduled in Korea next month. All expenditures of the visit will be borne by the Korean government.
Speaking on the occasion, the chief guest ambassador Republic of Korea Dr. Suh Dong-Gu highlighted the benefits of knowing Korean language and culture with scholarship and employment opportunities. In the congratulatory address, Registrar NUML, Brig. Amin Ullah Khan highlighted the promotion of Korean language and culture in Pakistan. Meanwhile, Rector NUML Maj. Gen. Zia Uddin Najam, DG NUML Brig. Riaz Ahmed Gondal, Registrar NUML Brig. Amin Ullah Khan, Head of Korean Dept. and Director of Islamabad King Sejong Institute Dr. Atif Faraz greeted the visiting Excellency Dr. Suh and discussed the bilateral cooperation between Korean embassy and NUML.