Vietnam & South Korea in joint broadcasting project

The Vietnam News Agency (VNA) and its Republic of Korea counterpart, Yonhap, have signed a five-point MoU, focusing on exclusive rights and conditions for a joint TV broadcasting project next year. The MoU was signed by VNA General Director Tran Mai Huong and Yonhap President-cum-General Director Park Jung Chan in Seoul on Monday.

Under the document, the two news agencies will share experiences and technology in preparations for broadcasting new TV channels, jointly conduct free-of-charge programmes and exchange TV programmes and products. The two agencies also pledged themselves to establishing a partnership to provide consultation services in all fields, exchange information, research and consultancy projects and consider facilitating the exchange of staff.