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ADB annual meeting in Korea canceled due to COVID-19
ADB annual meeting in Korea canceled due to COVID-19
EconomyJul 13, 2020
The Asian Development Bank’s 53rd annual meeting, which was slated to be hosted in Incheon’s Songdo in September, has been canceled due to the persisting COVID-19 situation, Seoul’s government said Friday. South Korea will seek to take its hosting turn in 2023, instead. The event, originally set for May, had already been delayed once in March amid hopes that the epidemic situation may improve. The Ministry of Economy and Finance made an official request to the ADB headqu