The former 2NE1 member was recently named Friendship Ambassador to the Philippines!
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15 Jun 2017 - 11:35 AM  UPDATED 15 Jun 2017 - 11:35 AM

Philippines Independence Day celebrations recently took place in Seoul, and receiving the honour of Friendship Ambassador to the Philippines was a K-pop star who is massively popular in both Korea and the Philippines - former 2NE1 member Sandara Park!

Following her many years of promoting the Philippines as a tourist destination, as well as her work in the country, the popular singer was named Friendship Ambassador to the Philippines during Seoul's Philippines Independence Day celebrations.

Upon receiving the honour, Dara stepped up to the podium and delivered a sincere and heartfelt thank you speech to all the Philippines and her Filipino fans:

A big congrats to Dara for receiving such a prestigious honour!


 

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