Yonhap News Agency, Seoul, November 24th. South Korean Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Park Bok-kyun met with Qatari Minister of Culture Abdurrahman Al-Thani in Doha, Qatar on the 23rd local time. Programs for cultural and sports exchanges.
Park Bo-kyun said that like the lyrics of the World Cup theme song "Dreamers" performed by BTS member Jungkook, the World Cup in Qatar has become a festival of dreams that combines sports, culture, architecture and information technology. He also emphasized that Korean culture is popular all over the world, while Qatari culture integrates tradition, present and future, and firmly believes that there is great potential for cultural exchanges between the two countries.
Al Thani said that the joint performance of Jungkook and Qatari singer Qubas showed the vitality of cultural and artistic exchanges between Korea and Qatar. In order to deepen the cultural and artistic cooperation between the two countries, it is proposed to the South Korean side to jointly formulate a social platform use plan in the future, and promote the relevant departments of the two countries to discuss this detail.
In addition, the two sides also reached a consensus on fully launching exchanges between museums and libraries that were not able to advance due to the epidemic. (Finish)
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