Korea Chair Monitor | Vol 1 Issue 11
December 6, 2013
The Korea Chair team takes a biweekly look back at events of interest in Washington, Seoul, and the region from November 21 - December 5, 2013.
TRADE AND ECONOMICS | Deputy Prime Minister Announces ROK’s Interest in TPP
On November 29, Deputy Prime Minister Hyun Oh-seok, in a statement from the Ministry of Strategy and Finance, announced that South Korea would take part in preliminary bilateral talks with the current negotiating members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) to explore joining the trade pact.