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  • President Park to expand cooperation with Africa, Europe Jun 07, 2016

  • Koreaphilia spans Africa, Europe Koreaphilia spans Africa, Europe

    Jun 14, 2016

    Their passion for K-pop spans equally across Africa and Europe. Fans on both continents reveal their love and passion for their favorite K-pop stars, holding up their own handmade messages and placards. The top photo shows fans attending the K-culture in Kenya concert, and the bottom photo shows K-pop fans from across Europe who descended on Paris for the KCON France 2016 festival. Cheers and pa...

  • President Park to expand cooperation with Africa, Europe President Park to expand cooperation with Africa, Europe

    Jun 07, 2016

    President Park Geun-hye came back to Korea on June 5 after completing her 12-day state visit to Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya and France. The latest presidential trip has brought many fruitful outcomes across a wide range of sectors, ranging from security, business and developmental cooperation, through to the arts, sports and personnel exchanges, too. The most noticeable outcome...

  • President visits Air Liquide research center in Grenoble President visits Air Liquide research center in Grenoble

    Jun 05, 2016

    President Park Geun-hye test-drives a hydrogen-powered taxi at an Air Liquide research center in the southeastern French city of Grenoble on June 4. President Park Geun-hye visited a research center for Air Liquide in Grenoble, France, during her state trip to the European nation on June 4. President Park studied for six months in the southeastern French city in 1974. The pre...

  • Korea-France summit presents directions for future cooperation Korea-France summit presents directions for future cooperation

    Jun 05, 2016

    President Park Geun-hye and French President Francois Hollande pose for a photo at the Elysee Palace in Paris prior to their summit on June 3. President Park is paying a state visit to France to mark the 130th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral diplomatic ties at the invitation of President Hollande. President Park Geun-hye and French President Francois Hollande have agreed to expand ...

  • President receives honorary doctorate in Paris President receives honorary doctorate in Paris

    Jun 05, 2016

    President Park Geun-hye delivers her acceptance speech after being awarded an honorary doctorate in the natural sciences from University of Paris VI. In her speech, she stressed the importance of active cooperation between the two nations on incubating the creative industries. "Korea and France, as ideal partners, will open a new era through the creative industries and cultural p...

  • President lays wreath at Tomb of Unknown Soldier in Paris President lays wreath at Tomb of Unknown Soldier in Paris

    Jun 05, 2016

    President Park Geun-hye pays tribute at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris on June 3. President Park Geun-hye paid tribute at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris on June 3. President Park honored the victims who gave their lives for freedom and peace, including Korean War veterans, and gave words of encouragement to their ber...

  • Korea, France to expand cooperation on tech, media Korea, France to expand cooperation on tech, media

    Jun 05, 2016

    President Park Geun-hye (left) and French President Francois Hollande talk during a summit held at the Elysee Palace in Paris on June 3. The two leaders agreed to expand cooperation on the creative industries and on the economy. Korea and France will expand cooperation on cutting-edge new industries, such as biotechnology, IT and on combining technologies. Based on agreements made dur...