On December 7, Working Meeting between Shandong Province and Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Qingdao was held in Qingdao. Xue Qingguo, Director-General of Shandong Provincial Foreign Affairs Office and President of Shandong People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries attended the meeting and delivered a speech. Chen Baiwei, Deputy Director-General of Shandong Foreign Affairs Office, also attended the meeting and presented issues for discussion on behalf of the Shandong side.
The meeting is the ninth meeting between the two sides and covers 25 issues such as enhancing information exchanges, strengthening exchanges and law-enforcement cooperation, streamlining administrative procedures and deepening cooperation in areas such as trade, investment and fishery. The two sides conducted in-depth exchanges and reached a series of consensus.