The Korea International
Trade Association (Chairman: Kim Young-ju) and Asiana Airline signed an MOU on
September 3rd at COEX and agreed to run a chartered flight once a
week until October. The chartered flight
will be bound for Chungqing, a central city of the western China development
and one of the four direct-controlled municipalities in China.
The first flight will depart
for Chungqing on September 4th carrying 120 Korean SME
entrepreneurs. They will be quarantined for 14 days upon their arrival in China
before they can conduct business such as visiting local manufacturing
facilities and having business meetings while travelling to various parts of
(from the left) Team Leader
Yoon Tae-yeon at Asiana Airline, Passenger Flight Director Kim Young-heon of
Asiana Airline, Vice Chairman Han Jin-hyun of KITA, International Business
Director Cho Hak-hee of KITA.