World Ch. Schedule : WED 20:00 KST
* Date : 2021-05-19
The S. Korea-U.S. summit will take place on May 21st in Washington. The Blue House officially stated that vaccine partnership between the two nations would be one of the main topics of the summit. It remains to be seen what policies regarding the vaccine contract manufacturing will the two leaders agree upon. Moreover, the chip sector is expected to be another issue on the table. The U.S. Department of Commerce has invited Samsung Electronics to its semiconductor meeting for the second time. Experts believe the summit meeting will serve as an event where the two sides discuss Korean firms’ investment in the U.S. Also, N. Korea and security issues are slated to be dealt with between the two countries. We bring in experts to analyze what agendas will be tackled, and messages will be delivered from the upcoming S. Korea-U.S. summit.
- Lee Hee-eun