Speaker of the National Assembly meets with Czech leaders and discusses plans for nuclear power plants
SEOUL, May 29 (Yonhap) – South Korea’s National Assembly Speaker Park Byeong-seug has met with political leaders from the Czech Republic to promote Seoul nuclear power plant solutions, his office said on Saturday.
Park met with Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis in Prague on Friday (local time) and stressed that South Korea can be an ideal partner for the Czech Republic’s nuclear projects.
“We are stronger than any other country when it comes to build time, costs and operating capabilities,” Park said. “Our superb cybersecurity solutions can also be used in nuclear power plants.”
Park also held a joint conference with Czech Senate Speaker Milos Vystrcil and spoke with Chamber of Deputies Speaker Radek Vondracek to explain South Korea’s intention to help the country build nuclear power plants. .
“If South Korea wins the project, it can strengthen the ties between the two countries,” Park said when meeting with Vondracek.
Park arrived in the Czech Republic on Thursday after his five-day trip to Moscow to meet with his Russian counterparts. He also met with Czech President Milos Zeman on Thursday to discuss various issues, including economic cooperation, North Korea and the novel coronavirus.