EAST ASIA DIVISION
The East Asia Division deals specifically with overall bilateral relations between Malaysia and China, Japan, Republic of Korea, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and Mongolia. In addition, the East Asia Division also handle matters with Hong Kong SAR, Macao SAR and Taiwan.
The East Asia region has long and close economic, social, cultural and political relations with Malaysia. It is among the most important geopolitical region to Malaysia after South East Asia and will continue to be a priority region in terms of political and economic engagements for Malaysia. Malaysia’s relations with the individual countries of East Asia are not solely aimed towards strengthening bilateral ties but regional links as well. While there have been frequent exchanges of visits among leaders and the private sectors as well as tourists cross flows, Malaysia will continue to encourage more people-to-people contacts in order to forge stronger partnership between Malaysia and East Asian countries.
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