Korea Chair Monitor | Vol 2 Issue 10
May 30, 2014
The Korea Chair team takes a biweekly look back at events of interest in Washington, Seoul, and the region from May 14 - May 28, 2014.
TRADE AND ECONOMICS | President Park Visits UAE Nuclear Reactor
On May 20, President Park of South Korea, along with Deputy Prime Minister Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan and other UAE officials, attended the installation ceremony of a nuclear reactor in Barakah, the United Arab Emirates. The APR-1400 is the first reactor that South Korea developed and installed overseas. South Korea signed a contract with UAE in 2009 to export four reactors by 2020.