December 05, 2023

DPRK Vice Premier invited to forum on inter-Korean economic cooperation in Seoul

Hyundai CEO Hyun Jeong-eun also expected to visit North in November

North Korean Vice Premier Ri Ryong Nam has been invited to Seoul to attend a forum on inter-Korean economic cooperation, a South Korean private federation confirmed to NK News on Thursday.

The Federation of Northern Economy — launched in May with the permission of the ROK Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE)  — said the forum has been postponed for two months to allow the invitation of Ri and North Korean businesspersons and economists.