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  • President Park wraps up her Netherlands, Germany visit Apr 01, 2014

  • President Park, French PM discuss Korea-France cooperation President Park, French PM discuss Korea-France cooperation

    Nov 05, 2013

    President Park Geun-hye attended a dinner banquet hosted by French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault on November 4 to discuss issues of mutual interest, including cooperation in culture, education, trade and investment. Praising France as being a world-leader in basic sciences and high-end technology and yet still able to maintain its advancements in culture and the arts, President Park emphasized ...

  • President proposes future direction for Korea-France cooperation President proposes future direction for Korea-France cooperation

    Nov 05, 2013

    “I am glad to discuss co-prosperity and the future of Korea and France with business leaders from both countries.” In a 20-minute keynote address in French, President Park Geun-hye, currently on a state visit to France, proposed strengthening Franco-Korean cooperation in business and culture, spoke about how her administration is realizing its vision to develop the creative industries and expresse...

  • President Park checks out Renault’s electric car President Park checks out Renault’s electric car

    Nov 05, 2013

    President Park Geun-hye visited Renault’s Z.E. Centre in Boulogne-Billancourt on the outskirts of Paris on November 4 during her official trip to France. President Park examined the LG Chem batteries installed in Renault’s electric cars and inspected the company’s small electric vehicle (EV), the two-seater Twizy. President Park Geun-hye (second from right, front row) listens to an explanatio...

  • President Park discusses cooperation with French leader President Park discusses cooperation with French leader

    Nov 05, 2013

    President Park Geun-hye held summit talks with French President François Hollande on November 4 at the Élysée Palace in Paris. The two leaders agreed to bolster bilateral trade and investment through the smooth implementation of the Korea-EU free trade agreement (FTA), provide for new growth engines through cooperation in the creative economy and future-oriented new industries, and extend bilatera...

  • President Park visits Musée d'Orsay President Park visits Musée d'Orsay

    Nov 04, 2013

    President Park Geun-hye visited the Musée d'Orsay in Paris on November 3 during her official visit to France. The museum is one of the top three museums in the country, along with the Louvre Museum and the Pompidou Centre. The president admired well-known paintings by famous 19th century Impressionists such as Paul Cézanne, Claude Monet, Edouard Manet and Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Guided by the museu...

  • President, UNESCO discuss cooperation President, UNESCO discuss cooperation

    Nov 04, 2013

    President Park Geun-hye met with UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova on November 3 in Paris to exchange opinions on enhancing Korea-UNESCO cooperation during the president’s official visit to France. Mentioning the UNESCO Constitution, which says, “That since wars begin in the minds of men, it is in the minds of men that the defences of peace must be constructed,” President Park said that she agr...

  • President Park enjoys drama party with French fans President Park enjoys drama party with French fans

    Nov 04, 2013

    President Park Geun-hye, currently on an official visit to France, began her itinerary on November 3 when she participated in a Korean drama party hosted by the local hallyu fan club Bonjour Corée, or “Hello Korea.” The drama party was held at the Pierre Cardin cultural center in downtown Paris, near the Champs-Élysées. The event showcased K-pop song and dance routines, including performances...