Chinese, ROK Provinces Sign Pact on Tourism
CHANGCHUN, June 18 -- Jilin Province, in northeast
China, and Chungchong-Bukdo, in the central part of the Republic
of Korea (ROK), signed an agreement here Sunday to start friendly
cooperation on developing the tourism industry.
An eight-member delegation from Chungchong-Bukdo have been
visiting Changchun City, the provincial capital of Jilin, to
promote tourism in the ROK area so as to attract tourists from the
It is the first such promotion activity by Chungchong-Bukdo,
according to the ROK delegation.
Jilin is also one of the main destinations for ROK travelers
going abroad. Last year, the number of tourist arrivals from the
neighboring country topped 120,000.
-- source: Xinhua News Agency
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