In order to develop bilateral cooperation, a delegation led by Minister of Federal Affairs and External Relations of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Vladimir Vasiliev is visiting the Gangwon Province (Republic of Korea) March 15-18.
The delegation includes CEO of "Yakutia Technopark" Anatoly Semenov, Deputy General Director for Strategic Development of "Yakutia" Airline Dmitry Timofeev, and Deputy General Director of Marketing of "Yakutia" Airline Grigory Reshetnikov.
A meeting with the governor of Gangwon Province, Mr. Choi Mun Sung was held March 16, 2015.The parties have discussed major directions of cooperation between the regions, in particular, bio-industry, air transport as well as membership in "The Northern Forum" international organization.
Working sessions were held to discuss the issues on bio-industry, air transport and tourism with representatives of the Department of Global Business of Gangwon Province Administration, Representative of Education Ministry of the Republic of Korea in Gangwon Province, the Hamsoapharm Company (manufacturers of soap with bioadditives), the Russian-Korean tourist company "Tour-Russia" and others.
After lunch, the delegation moved to the city of Chuncheon (one of the centers of biochemical industry), where they visited Chuncheon Bioindustry Foundation.
Press Service of the Ministry of Federal Affairs and External Relations of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)