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Trade Minister attends Korea-Cambodia Business & Investment Forum Minister for Trade Dukgeun Ahn attended the Korea-Cambodia Business and Investment Forum held at COEX on January 27 and gave a congratulatory message. He noted that the opening of markets has established the foundation for a broader scope of trade for both countries across various areas like automobiles, machinery and agro-fishery products in compa... 2023-01-27
MOTIE kicks Industrial Transformation into high gear The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE) held the first Industrial Transformation Forum meeting with its six private-sector subcommittees' chairpersons and representatives of relevant institutions on January 26 at the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) to discuss the need and specific measures for industrial transformation.Foru... 2023-01-27
Korea and UAE agree to strengthen public-private economic cooperation Trade, Industry and Energy Ministry’s Deputy Trade Minister Jeong Dae-jin held the working group meeting of Korea-Middle East public-private joint committee for economic cooperation on January 25 at the Korea International Trade Association (KITA) in the attendance of relevant ministries, public institutions and private sector companies.The m... 2023-01-26
Trade Minister attends trade ministerial sessions at Davos Minister for Trade Dukgeun Ahn attended the World Economic Forum (WEF) 2023 held in Davos, Switzerland, as of January 18, where he partook in various sessions discussing key issues with many other countries’ government and business leaders.Trade Minister Ahn attended the “The Case for Trade”, “Busting Business Barriers&rdquo... 2023-01-20
Minister discusses investment deals with global companies The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE) announced on January 18 the decision of world-leading Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas to invest USD 300 million in South Korea, to which the company is positively considering moving its Asia-Pacific regional headquarters to South Korea.An investment deal ceremony was held in Davos, Switzerl... 2023-01-20
Korea holds talks with Poland and Czech Republic on energy cooperation Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Lee Chang-yang, on the occasion of the World Economic Forum (WEF), held bilateral talks with the industry and energy Ministers of Poland and the Czech Republic on January 18 in Davos to discuss cooperation in nuclear power plants and high-tech industries.Minister Lee met with Jacek Sasin, the Polish Deputy Prime ... 2023-01-19
Korea and UAE hold business forum & consultation sessions Trade, Industry and Energy Minister Lee Chang-yang attended the Korea-UAE Business Forum with President Yoon Suk-yeol on January 16 at the Rixos Marina Abu Dhabi, on the occasion of which 23 MOUs and one agreement were signed in areas like bio, digital transition and metaverse.In energy, six MOUs were signed in areas like joint production in hydrog... 2023-01-19
Korea and UAE sign MOUs for trade, industry & energy cooperation The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE) announced on January 15 that, on the occasion of President Yoon Suk-yeol’s state visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a total of seven memorandums of understanding (MOUs) were signed between South Korea’s and UAE’s government ministries, institutions and companies for cooperat... 2023-01-18