Korean diplomats are visiting Tyumen
18 March 2015
March 12 Delegation of the Embassy of the Republic Korea arrived in Tyumen with the acquaintance visit at the invitation of the Government of the Tyumen region. The delegation includes:
Economic Advisor of the Embassy of the Republic Korea Choi Hyung Sok,
First Secretary of the Embassy of the Republic Korea Ko Kyung Min,
Deputy Director General of KOTRA Trade Department of the Embassy of the Republic Korea So Gi Won,
Translator of the Embassy of the Republic Korea, Kim Tae Yon.
As part of the two-day visit (12-13.03.2015), members of the delegation visited the industrial enterprises of the Tyumen region: the factory of "UGMK-Steel", "Antipinsky NPZ", factory "Baker Hughes" and bakery, confectionery company "Fatum" . Later there was a meeting with the leadership of the Chamber of Commerce of the Tyumen region.
In Tyumen region Government held negotiations with the Deputy Governor, Director of the Department of Investment Policy and State Support of Enterprising in Tyumen Region Vadim M. Shumkov. The guests were informed about the realized and implementing investment projects. Korean businessmen were suggested the participation of in the economic development of the Tyumen region.
Along with the issues of economic cooperation, at a meeting with V.M. Shumkov the upcoming visit of the large delegation headed by the Ambassador of the Republic Korea in Russia Wi Sung Lac was discussed. The Korean delegation will arrive in the Tyumen region in this format for the first time. The event is tentatively scheduled for June 2015. First of all, Korean business will be acquainted with the economic potential of the Tyumen region,and will take part in the exchange of contacts with Tyumen entrepreneurs. Guests will get acquainted with the tourist and historical places of the region. And also a series of cultural events will be jointly organized. We plan to ask the Ambassador to give a lecture at Tyumen State University, and visit the city of Tobolsk.
In addition, during June visit we planning to hold Tyumen festival of the Korean cinema, and organize musical events for music group from this Asian country.