TOKYO – APO Secretary-General Mari Amano announced that one regional and four national winners had been selected by the APO’s Governing Body to receive the APO Regional and National Awards 2015.
The APO Awards are only conferred every five years. Individuals who have contributed significantly to advancing the productivity movement in the Asia-Pacific region are eligible for the Regional Awards, and those in a specific member economy of the APO are eligible for the National Awards.
The APO Regional Award 2015 will be conferred on Jong-Chin Shen, Republic of China, at the 57th Session of the APO Governing Body, in Bangkok on 27 April 2015.
The four recipients of the 2015 APO National Awards are Dr. Ming-Ji Wu (Republic of China); Boo-Keun Yoon (Republic of Korea); Natsagnyam Namkhai (Mongolia); and Dr. Ajva Taulananda (Thailand). These national awardees will be honored by their governments through their national productivity organizations.
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