Ri Jong-hyok (R), vice chairman of the North’s Korean Asia-Pacific Peace Committee, and Lee Jae-myung, governor of South Korea’s Gyeonggi Province, trip Zero Shuttle, a self-driving bus on trial operation within the province, throughout Ri’s tour of the Pangyo Techno Valley on Thursday. Ri is main a five-member delegation to South Korea for a world discussion board. Picture by Yonhap
SEOUL, Nov. 15 (Bulletinstandard) — A North Korean delegation visited South Korea’s newest know-how hub and startup cluster Thursday as a part of a four-day go to to attend a world discussion board, the nation’s Gyeonggi Province Authorities stated.
Ri Jong-hyok, vice chairman of the North Korean Asia-Pacific Peace Committee, visited Pangyo Techno Valley, a cluster of know-how corporations and startups positioned in Seongnam, south of Seoul, accompanied by Lee Jae-myung, a Gyeonggi province governor, Information 1 reported.
Ri, a 83-year-old official, rode a self-driving bus on trial operation earlier than he arrived a startup campus for a 20-minute tour and a 3-D printer demonstration. The 54,075-square-meter Startup Campus Pangyo, opened in 2016, is the biggest house for startups in South Korea, in response to Yonhap Information.
A gaggle of North Korean high-ranking officers arrived the South on Wednesday to attend an Worldwide Discussion board for Peace and Prosperity within the Asia-Pacific Area, organized by the Gyeonggi Province Authorities and a Seoul-based suppose tank. The discussion board will talk about pressured labor points beneath the Japanese colonial rule of Korea within the early 1900s.
Kim Sung-hye, one of many members of the North Korean delegation, canceled her journey for an unspecified motive. She is without doubt one of the North Korean negotiators for denuclearization talks with america.