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Exchanges in 2019

Exchanges in 2019
Date Details
April 01 ~ April 07, 2019 Nine people including Vice-Chair Byeong-bae Ahn (6 council members, 3 attendees) visited the Honolulu City Council to promote mutual amicable exchange
August 18 ~ August 23, 2019 Ten people (7 council members, 3 attendees) including Chair Yong-beom Yi invited the Bangkok Metropolitan Council to promote mutual understanding and friendship exchange
October 09 ~ October 13, 2019 Twelve people including Chair Dagva Rentsendagva (8 council members, 4 attendees) of the Ulaanbaatar City Council visited Incheon to promote mutual understanding and friendship exchange
November 16 ~ November 21, 2019 Eight people including Chair Ikaika Anderson (2 council members, 6 attendees) of the Honolulu City Council visited Incheon to promote mutual understanding and friendship exchange

Exchanges in 2018

Exchanges in 2018
Date Details
Jan. 11 ~ Jan. 17, 2018 Eight people including Chair Won-yeong Jegal (5 council members, 3 staffs) visited the Honolulu City Council in the U.S.(promoted mutual amicable exchange)
Mar. 06 ~ Mar. 10, 2018 Fourteen people including the Vice-Chair Nirunde Praditkul (9 council members, 5 staffs) from Bangkok Metropolitan Council, Thailand visited Incheon. (promoted mutual amicable exchange)

Exchanges in 2017

Exchanges in 2017
Date Details
May. 14 ~ May. 18, 2017 Five people (4 council members, 1 attendee) including Senator Earnest Martin from the Honolulu City Council visited Incheon (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
May. 22 ~ May. 27, 2017 Ten people (7 council members, 3 staff) including Chair Won-yeong Jegal were invited by the Bangkok Metropolitan Council of Thailand (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Jul. 16 ~ Jul. 20, 2017 Eleven people including Chair Won-yeong Jegal (7 council members, 4 staffs) visited the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council in Vietnam. (concluded MOV for amicable exchange and cooperation and for promotion of mutual exchange)
Oct. 13 ~ Oct. 14, 2017 Two people including the Vice-Chair Kinoshita Sachiko from Kitakyushu City Council, Japan (1 council member, 1 staff) visited Incheon. (attended the event for ‘Incheon Citizens’ Day’ and promoted mutual amicable exchange)
Dec. 18 ~ Dec. 21, 2017 Nine people including Chair Won-yeong Jegal (6 council members, 3 staffs) visited the Kaohsiung City Council in Taiwan. (promoted mutual amicable exchange)

Exchanges in 2016

Exchanges in 2016
Date Details
Jan. 18 ~ Jan. 23, 2016 Two council members including Assemblyman Won-yeong Jegal were invited by the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council of Vietnam (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
May. 23 ~ May. 27, 2016 Six people (5 council members, 1 staff) including Vice-chair Kanintorn Vongsarojana from the Bangkok Metropolitan Council of Thailand visited Incheon (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Aug. 05 ~ Aug. 07, 2016 Five people (3 council members, 2 staff) including Vice-chair Gang-ho Yi were invited by the Kitakyushu Council of Japan (participated in the Watshoi Million Summer Festival and promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Nov. 02 ~ Nov. 6, 2016 Nine people (6 council members, 3 staff) including Chair Won-yeong Jegal were invited by the Ulaanbaatar Council of Mongolia (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Dec. 20, 2016 Twenty people including Congressman Watanabe Yoshiro from the Nagoya City Council visited Incheon (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)

Exchanges in 2015

Exchanges in 2015
Date Details
Mar. 04 ~ Mar. 09, 2015 Seven people (4 council members, 3 staff) including Vice-chair Yong-beom Yi were invited by the Honolulu City Council (attended the Honolulu festival and promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Mar. 25 ~ Mar. 30, 2015 Twelve people(9 council members, 3 staff) including Chair Gyeong-su No were invited by the Bangkok Metropolitan Council of Thailand (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Apr. 17 ~ Apr. 18, 2015 Three people(2 council members, 1 staff) including Chair Gyeong-su No were invited by the Qingdao City People’s Political Consultative Conference (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
May. 08 ~ May. 11, 2015 Three people (2 council members, 1 staff) including Chair Gyeong-su No were invited by the Haiphong City of Vietnam (attended the 60th Anniversary of Haiphong’s Independence and promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
May. 15, 2015 Two council members including Ikaika Anderson from the Honolulu City Council of the USA visited Incheon (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Jun. 01, 2015 Seven people including Vice-chief Tang Huilin from the People’s Political Consultative Conference of Qingdao City in China visited Incheon (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Jun. 07 ~ Jun. 10, 2015 Ten people (8 council members, 2 staff) including Chair Gyeong-su No were invited by the National People's Congress of Henan Province in China (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange and concluded the Letter of Intent for friendship exchange)
Sep. 01, 2015 Fourteen people (11 council members, 3 staff) including Vice-chair Kanintorn Vongsarojana from the Bangkok Metropolitan Council of Thailand visited Incheon (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Sep. 11, 2015 Five people including Mayor Wei Hua of Xianyang City in Shaanxi Province, China visited Incheon (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Oct. 19, 2015 Six people including Chief Xiao Haiyuan from the National People’s Congress in Tianjin Municipality of China visited Incheon (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Oct. 14 ~ Oct. 16, 2015 Fourteen people (10 council members, 4 staff) including Vice-chair Yamamoto Machiko from Kitakyushu City Council of Japan visited Incheon (invited for the 51st Day of Incheon Citizens and promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Oct. 28, 2015 Seven people including Vice-chief Huang Kai from the National People’s Congress of Xianyang City (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Nov. 09 ~ Nov. 13, 2015 Eleven people including Chair Battulga Dashjamts from the Ulaanbaatar Council of Mongolia visited Incheon (promoted mutual understanding and  friendship exchange)
Dec. 01, 2015 Six people including Vice-chief Liu Xiaojiang from the Foreign Affairs Committee visited Incheon (discussed measures for exchange of cooperation and promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Dec. 21, 2015 Eight people including Chair Lyu Deyang from the People’s Political Consultative Conference in Urumqi City of China visited Incheon (promoted Tourism Trade Fair and mutual understanding and friendship exchange)

Exchanges in 2014

Exchanges in 2014
Date Details
March 7, 2014 Visit to the Council of Economic Cooperation Group in South Ossetia (4 people including the representative Briev Batraz Hedjumarmach)
April 7 ~ April 11, 2014 Visit of 10 people including the 2nd Vice-chair Khamron Bumroungruksa from the Bangkok Metropolitan Council of Thailand for the improvement of amicable relationship
Mar. 07, 2014 (Four people including Representative Buriev Batraz Hedjumarmach)of the Economic Cooperation Agency of the Republic of South Ossetia visited the council
Apr. 07 ~ Apr. 11, 2014 Ten people including Vice-chair Khamron Bumroungruksa from the Bangkok Metropolitan Council in Thailand visited Incheon (promoted friendship exchange)
Jun. 23, 2014 Five members from Yokohama City Council in Japan visited Incheon (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Aug. 01 ~ Aug. 03, 2014 Four people (3 council members, 1 staff) including Chair Gyeong-su No were invited by the Kitakyushu Council of Japan (participated in Watshoi Million Summer Festival and promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Aug. 10 ~ Aug. 15, 2014 Eleven people (8 council members, 3 staff) including Chair Gyeong-su No were invited by the Ulaanbaatar Council of Mongolia (promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange and attended the Asian Games)
Sep. 20 ~ Sep. 21, 2014 Chair Mihara Yukihiko from the Kitakyushu Council of Japan visited Incheon (attended the Asian Games and promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Oct. 01 ~ Oct. 05, 2014 Three people including Chair Ernest Martin from the Honolulu City Council visited Incheon (attended the closing ceremony of the Asian Games and promoted mutual understanding and friendship exchange)
Nov. 03, 2014 Nineteen people including Vice-chair Nguyen Dinh Bich from the Haiphong City Council of Vietnam visited Incheon

Exchanges in 2013

Exchanges in 2013
Date Details
March 7, 2013 Visit of 7 people including Councilman Eteng Ingay from the Kaohsiung City Council of Taiwan for the exchange of amicable relationship
May. 20 ~ May. 25, 2013 Visit to Bangkok Metropolitan Council of Thailand for the exchange of amicable relationship and promotion of Asian Games (8 people including Chair Seong-man Yi)
June 19, 2013 Visit of 14 people including Chair Hiroshi Sasaki from the Iwate Prefectural Council of Japan for the exchange of amicable relationship
August 23 ~ August 28, 2013 Visit to three northeast cities of China (Shenyang, Changchun, and Harbin) for the improvement of amicable relationship and promotion of Asian Games (5 people including Chair Yong-beom Yi)
September 2 ~ September 4, 2013 Visit to the 20th anniversary of sisterhood relationship in Tianjin of China (Chair Seong-man Yi)
October 14 ~ October 16, 2013 Visit of 4 people including Chair Yukihiko Mihara from the Kitakyushu Council of Japan for the improvement of amicable relationship
October 17 ~ October 20, 2013 Visit of 4 people including Chair Ernest Martin from the Honolulu City Council of the U.S. for the conclusion of MOU on vitalization of cultural exchange and improvement of amicable relationship  
November 3 ~ November 7, 2013 Visit of 11 people including Senator Dagva Rentsendagva from the Ulaanbaatar Council of Mongolia for the improvement of amicable relationship

Exchanges in 2012

Exchanges in 2012
Date Details
Jun. 15 ~ Jun. 16, 2012 Visit of 31delegations from theKaohsiung City Council in Taiwan to Incheon for mutual amicable exchange and friendship promotion
Jul. 11 ~ Jul. 16, 2012 Visit to Honolulu Council in the U.S. for the conclusion of the letter of intent on mutual amicable relationship(8 people including the Vice-Chairman Jae-ho Yi)
Aug. 3 ~ Aug. 5, 2012 Visit to North Kyushu City Council in Japan, a city with mutual amicable relationship(3 people including the Chairman of Culture and Welfare Gang-ho Yi)
Aug. 3 ~ Aug. 6, 2012 Visit to Gachuurt City Council in Mongolia for amicable relations and promotion of the Asian Games (Byeong-su Gang)
Aug. 29 ~ Sep. 1, 2012 Visit to Yokohama City Council in Japan for amicable relations and promotion of the Asian Games (2 people including Yeong-suAhn)
Sep. 18 ~ Sep. 22, 2012 Visit to Ulaanbaatar City Council in Mongolia for amicable relations and promotion of the Asian Games (7 people including Vice-Chairman Sang-cheol Yi)
Sep. 25, 2012 Visit of David Oh from Philadelphia City Council in the U.S. to Incheon
Nov. 16 ~ Nov. 21, 2012 Visit of 4 members from Honolulu Council in the U.S. including the Chairman Ernest Martin to Incheon(Conclusion of an agreement on amicable relationship)
Dec. 12 ~ Dec. 16, 2012 Visit of 13 members from Bangkok City Council in Thailand including the 2nd Vice-Chairman Gamron Bamrungrak to Incheon for promotion of mutual amicable relationshipand friendship

Exchanges in 2011

Exchanges in 2011
Date Details
Mar. 28 ~ Apr. 1, 2011 Visited Bangkok Council in Thailand for amicable exchange (8 people and Vice-Chair Jae-ho Lee)
- Requested promotion and cooperation for the successful hosting of the 2014 Incheon Asian Games
Jun. 12, 2011 Welcomed 6 people from Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia and concluded LOI for amicable exchange and relationship
Jun. 16, 2011 Welcomed 5 people including Mayor Ranna Gartz and professors of the College of Agriculture in Nepal for amicable exchange and relationship
Jun. 22, 2011 Welcomed the visit of an official from East Java, Indonesia for amicable exchange and relationship
(10 people, including Dodong Mediantoko, the director of Organization Cooperation)
Jul. 6, 2011 Welcomed the visit from Yekaterinburg in Russia for amicable exchange and relationship
(1 person and Vice-Chair Shevchenko from the International Relations Committee of Yekaterinburg)
Jul. 6, 2011 Welcomed 10 people from Yokohama City in Japan for amicable exchange and relationship
Jul. 20, 2011 Welcomed 3 people from the Asia Organizing Committee in Mongolia for amicable exchange and relationship
Jul. 21, 2011 Welcomed 2 people from Ho Chi Minh Council in Vietnam for amicable exchange and relationship
Aug. 2 ~ Aug. 5, 2011 Visited Kaohsiung Council and sister city in Taiwan for the promotion of the Incheon Asian Games (8 people including Vice-Chair Gi-hong Kim)
Sep. 1 ~ Sep. 3, 2011 Visited Tianjin and new district of Binhai in China for economic exchange
(4 people and assemblyman Jae-byeong Lee)
Sep. 6 ~ Sep. 10, 2011 Welcomed the visit of a delegation from Ulaanbaatar Council in Mongolia to conclude LOI for amicable exchange
(8 people and Commissioner Hanggal Prebdorji of Ulaanbaatar Council)
Sep. 21, 2011 Welcomed a visit from Vladivostok Council in Russia for amicable exchange and relationship
(2 people and Chair Rolof Valeri of Vladivostok Council)
Oct. 12, 2011 Welcomed a visit of from Yekaterinburg in Russia for amicable exchange and relationship
(3 people and Mayor Evgenii Fornof from Yekaterinburg)
Oct. 14 ~ Oct. 15, 2011 Welcomed the visit of a delegation from the North Kyushu Council in Japan for the participation in Incheon Citizens Day and amicable exchange and relationship
(13 people and Vice-Chair Nishi Toyoma from the City Council)
Oct. 20, 2011 Welcomed the visit of international advisor Seo-suk Goh from Honolulu in the U.S. for amicable exchange and relationship
Oct. 20, 2011 Welcomed the visit of a delegation from Joetsu Council in Japan for amicable exchange and relationship
(9 people and the President of the Joetsu Branch of the Korea-Japan Friendship Association)
Nov. 3, 2011 Welcomed the visit of a delegation from Kobe Council in Japan for amicable exchange and relationship
(14 people and President Yoshida Kenji from the Parliament Association of Kobe Council)

Exchanges in 2010

Exchanges in 2010
Date Details
Jan. 14 ~18, 2010 Bangkok City Council 2nd Vice President Napaphon Chiracul and 11 guests visited Incheon.
- Visited for friendship exchange
Feb. 23, 2010 East Java state council legislation-Judiciary & Administration Committee President Sabron of Indonesia and 32 guests visited Incheon.
- Visited local administrative training center
Mar. 22 ~ 23, 2010 President Wuzyang of Taiwan and 17 guests visited Incheon.
- Goodwill visit
Mar. 22, 2010 Russia Federation Senator Kazin and 7 guests visited Incheon.
- For friendly relations, and exhibition and return of relic from the Variak battleship
Apr. 6, 2010 Mayor Yada Tazuo of Kobe, Japan and 15 guests visited Incheon.
- Both cities agreed on sisterhood
Apr. 19, 2010 Korea-Japan Lawmaker Union president Tanoi Kazuo of Yokohama, Japan and 9 guests visited Incheon.
- Goodwill visit
May. 3 ~ May. 7, 2010 Welcomed the visit of15 people including Chair Zhangqiwang- Incheon Metropolitan Council
- Conclusion of agreement for amicable exchange with Kaohsiung City Council in Taiwan
Jun. 9 ~ Jun. 15, 2010 Visited Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia (Councilman, Chang-gyu, Park and Man-yong Choi)
- In relation to the supply of sports goods to Mongolia by Incheon Metropolitan Council in 2010
Jul. 30 ~ Jul. 31, 2010 Welcomed the visit of 21 people including Premier Xingyuanmin of Tianjin City Council in Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference
- Discussion on improvement with Incheon Metropolitan Council through amicable visit
Aug. 6 ~ Aug. 8, 2010 Visited North Kyushu in Japan (4 people including Vice-chair Gi-hong Kim)
- Invited visit to [Watshoi Million Summer Festival] in North Kyushu City in Japan
Aug. 11 ~ Aug. 14, 2010 Welcomed the visit of 21 people including Hai Phong Communist Party Head and Council Chair ‘Nguyen Van Thuan’in Vietnam
- Discussion on relationship improvements and exchange measures between the councils of the two cities
Oct. 9 ~ Oct. 16, 2010 Comparative overseas inspection for reinforcement of council activities of the Construction and Transportation Committee in 2010 –17 people including Chair Byeong-cheol Kim (8 councilmen, 3 employees, 6 other people)
- Inspection in Europe for the reinforcement of council activities (Czech, Republic, Austria, Germany)

Exchanges in 2009

Exchanges in 2009
Date Details
Jan. 8 ~12, 2009 Allen Coer, International Relationship Committee president, and 18 guests from Manila City Council, Philippines visited Incheon.
- Agreed on friendship exchange between the cities.
Mar. 23, 2009 Thailand Vice Minister of Education Ssuratep and 5 guests visited Incheon.
- Discussed mutual exchange cooperation.
Mar. 24 ~ 26, 2009 Planning & Administration Committee president Yoon, Jisang and 5 guests visited Pnom Penh in Cambodia.
- Cities agreed on sisterhood
Apr. 2, 2009 Japan Kitakyushu City Council President Sasaki Kengo and 16 guests visited Incheon.
- Friendship visit to celebrate the establishments of a scheduled flight between Incheon and Kitakyushu.
May. 31~Jun. 4, 2009 Thailand Vice Minister of Education Ssuratep and 10 guests visited Incheon.
- Inspection of Thai middle & high school students’ school trip to Global Fair & Festival 2009 Incheon
Jul. 14~17, 2009 Vice President Yoo, Chunho and 7 guests visited Taiwan Kaohsiung City Council
- Agreed on of friendship exchange between the cities.
Jul. 16, 2009 APC Foreign Cooperation Committee President Anabu Aso and 5 guests visited Incheon.
- Inspection for the 2014 Incheon Asian Games for the Disabled
Jul. 21~24, 2009 President Ko, Jinseop and 11 guests visited Manila City Council, Philippines.
- Agreed on of friendship exchange between the cities.
Aug. 10, 2009 UN ISDR Representative Margareta and 2 guests visited Incheon.
- Discussed the opening of Northeast Asia office of UN ISDR
Aug. 10, 2009 Vietnam Hai Phong People's Council Vice President Nguyen Ti Nguiya and 11 guests visited Incheon.
- Discussed the opening of Northeast Asia office of UN ISDR
Sep. 8, 2009 Thailand IOC Secretary General Zaruk Arirachakkaran and 13 guests visited Incheon.
- Visited Korea National Senior Sports Day
Sep. 13~16, 2009 Milan City Council President Manfred Palmery of Italy and 5 guests visited Incheon
- Visited for friendship exchange
Sep. 28, 2009 Yokohama City Council President Tanoi Kazuo of Japan and 6 guests visited Incheon.
- Promotion of Korea-Japan Friendship Union exchange
Oct. 17, 2009 Thailand Christian General Assembly President Wirat Coidul and 37 guests visited Incheon.
- Discussed promoting friendship and exchange
Nov. 16, 2009 Yokohama City Council member Watanabe Tadanori of Japan and 7 members visited Incheon.
- Goodwill visit

Exchanges in 2008

Exchanges in 2008
Date Details
Feb. 3, 2008 Visit by delegation for Mongolia including the Minister of Sports (5 people including the minister).
Feb. 18 ~ Feb. 21, 2008 Visit of two people including Chair Park, Chang-gyu to Mongolia invited by Minister of Sports in Mongolia - Discussion of participation of businesses in Incheon for the construction of the national athletes' village in Mongolia
Feb. 27, 2008 Visit of seven people and Chair Park, Chang-gyu to Kaohsiung in Taiwan – Inspection and friendship visit of the Incheon Port Special Committee
Mar. 3 ~ 7, 2008 Visit by delegation of Bangkok City Council, Thailand.
- (12 people including Chairperson Tawachai Piyanontaya
Apr. 15 ~ 19, 2008 Visit to Bangkok City Council, Thailand
- (13 people including Vice Chairperson Noh Gyeong Su)
May. 20, 2008 Epistolary letter to Chongqing, China (Chief Boxilai in Chongqing)
May. 21, 2008 Visit by delegation of Korea-Japan Friendship Association (8 people including Nanashima) visited.
Jun. 9, 2008 Visit from Vietnam Ramdong-seong (7 people including Ramdong seong)
Jun. 27, 2008 Visit to Gaoshung City Council, Taiwan(6 people including Chairperson Park Chang Gyu)
Aug. 29, 2008 Visit by delegation of Education Dept. of Thailand (16 people including Vice Minister Ssuratep Ttanbburaseot)
Sep. 9, 2008 Visit by delegation from Phnom Penh city including the mayor (8 people including Mayor Capchuk Thema)
Oct. 7, 2008 Shizuoka City Council, Japan visited the council (13 people including Kenmochi Kuniaki)
Oct. 7, 2008 Visit by delegation from Manila city including Mayor (12 people including Mayor Alfredo Lim)
Oct. 29, 2008 Visit of seven people and Vice Major Li Guohui from Rushan, China - Discussion on cooperative measures between the council and Rushan City
Nov. 16, 2008 Visit of Chair Go, Jin-seob and Vice Chair Yu, Cheon-ho to Milano Council, Italy – Concluded MOU for amicable relations between the councils of both cities
Nov. 21, 2008 Visit of twenty people including President Ninomia Yoshio from the International Friendship Society of Oita, Japan – Exchange for the improvement of amicable relations

Exchanges in 2007

Exchanges in 2007
Date Details
Mar. 19, 2007 Visit by Junggyeong People’s Representatives (8 people including Son Hyeonwon, a member).
Apr. 12, 2007 LOI on friendly relation with Bangkok City Council, Thailand (5 people including Chairperson Yu Cheon Ho)
May. 10, 2007 MOU on friendship with Bangkok City Council, Thailand (3 people including Park Chang Gyu)
Jun. 5, 2007 Visit to Junggyeong People’s Representatives’ Convention, and friendship exchange agreement (5 people including Chairperson Park Chang Gyu)
Jul. 4, 2007 Visit by delegation from Suhwa city, China (6 people including Song Deok Sin, the head of Political Negotiation Meeting).
Jul. 12, 2007 Epistolary letter in condolence following floods in Chongqing, China (Chief Wang Yang)
Jul. 26, 2007 MOU on sister city relations with Bangkok City Council (3 people including Chairperson Park Chang Gyu)
Aug. 1, 2007 Visit by delegation of Gaoshung City Council, Taiwan (9 people including Chairperson Jang Gye Wang).
Aug. 2, 2007 Chairperson of Thailand Archery Association visited (3 people including Chairperson Sanguan Kosavinta)
Aug. 30, 2007 Visit by Bangkok City Council delegation (20 people including Vice Chairperson Sawai Chotigashupa)
Oct. 08 ~ Oct. 09, 2007 Visit of eighteen people including Vice Governor Chumpondo Chomsak Ttapaonoi from Thailand
Nov. 08 ~ Nov. 09, 2007 Visit of thirteen people including Chair of Legislative Enactment in Haiphong Council, Vietnam – Exchange of amicable relations
Nov. 09, 2007 Visit of 38 people including General Manager Piao Jilong from the Free Trade Port Area in Qingdao, China - Exchange of amicable relations
Nov. 15, 2007 Visit of sixteen people including Chair of Nakashima Shinichi from Kita Kyushu Council - Exchange of amicable relations

Exchanges in 2006

Exchangs in 2006
Date Details
Feb. 23, 2006 Visit by 11 people including Lee Cheong, the vice chairperson of Cheonjin Council, Legislatives’ Association.
Aug. 04 ~ Aug. 06, 2006 Visit for the participation in the summer festival of Kita Kyushu, Japan
- 7 people including Lee Byeong Hwa, a member
Nov. 15, 2006 Visit by a delegation from the People's Congress in Chongqing, China (For amicable exchange) – Six people and Vice Governor of the Standing Committee
Nov. 15, 2006 Discussion on Friendship Exchange (delegation of Junggyeong People’s Representatives’ Convention)
- 7 people including the vice head of standing committee
Nov. 22, 2006 Visit by Malrukkuju inspection group, Indonesia
- 13 people including the state governor

Exchanges in 2005

Exchanges in 2005
Date Details
Jan. 31 ~ Feb. 2, 2005 Masao Otaki, a member of Yokohama City Council, Japan visited the council.
May. 10 ~ 12, 2005 Visit by 8 people, including the former head of Standing Committee of Daeryeon city.
May. 26, 2005 Visit by 7 people, including Ramgun (Mayor of Songwon), the investment attraction group of Songwon city, Gilrim seong, China.
Aug. 23 ~ 24, 2005 Visit by 10 people, including Mi Geukgun, the vice head of Dandong People’s Representatives’ Convention.
Sep. 22 ~ 25, 2005 Visit by 3 people, including UNDESD Canada Chairperson of Unesco UNESCO Charles Hopkins.
Dec. 13 ~ 15. 2005 Visit by 8 people, including Lim Gunseon, the vice head of Cheongdo City Council.

Exchanges 2004

Exchanges 2004
Date Details
Apr. 13 ~ 14, 2004 Visit by delegation of Cheonjin People’s Representatives Convention.
- 5 people including Cheonhongjiang, the vice head
May. 16 ~ 22, 2004 Visit by General Industrial Association of Cheonjin.
- 10 people including Ibansang, the leader
May. 19, 2004 Visit by the chairperson of Cheolyeong City Council, Yoryeong seong, China.
- 3, including Chairperson Yohwi
Aug. 16 ~ 23, 2004 Visit by Representatives of Dandong Joint Economic Zone, China.
- 6 people including Jangrim, the head
Aug. 24 ~ 25, 2004 Visit by City Council Association of Yokohama city, Japan.
- 10 people including Tanoi Kazuo, the leader
Oct. 1 ~ 6, 2004 Visit by Interested parties of Sangha Hyundai Trading & Economic Joint Zone, Jenam city, China.
- 11 people including Vice Manager Jang Dongpung
Oct. 21, 2004 Visit by delegation from Yonyeongseong, China.
- 22 people including Jang Wonwei, the leader
Nov. 17, 2004 Visit by Secretary of Jangheung city, Jeolgang seong, China.
- 3 people including Secretary General Yeop Baekwon
Dec. 13, 2004 Visit by delegation of Dongryeong Youth Association, Simyang city, China.
- 8 people including Wan Hwanmyo, the head of PR

Exchanges 2003

Exchanges 2003
Date Details
Apr. 8, 2003 Dandong Economic Joint Management Committee, Dandong city, China
- 5 people, including Jo Yeolshin, the vice head
Apr. 9, 2003 Goodwill visit by nine people and Deputy Major Xia Deren (Dalian)
Sep. 20, 2003 Cheonjin, China
- 11 people including Mayor Tai Sangrong
Oct. 2, 2003 Visit by Daeryeon People’s Representatives’ Convention.
- 6 people including Yu Jangdeok, the vice head
Oct. 15, 2003 Participation in Incheon Citizen’s Day and discussion on cooperation between the cities, especially for economic growth
- Japan (3 people, including, Yoshikawa, the vice chairperson of Kitakyushu City Council)
- U.S.(Nancy Morgan, the assistant for the Mayor of Philadelphia),(Honolulu city, Menendez, Economic Intl’)
- Vietnam (Buttishing, the vice chairperson of People’s Committee)
- Chile (Herman Akuna Game, Governor of Biobio State)
Dec. 12, 2003 Visit to Dalian and Tianjin in China – Chairman Gyeong-cheol Sin and Vice-Chairman Seong-ho Kim

Exchanges 2002

Exchanges 2002
Date Details
Oct. 21, 2002 Visit by delegation from Kitakyushu City Council, Japan.
- 5 people including Vice Mayor Dakano Toshiaka
Nov. 7 ~ 9, 2002 Dandong Industrial complex inspection group visited the site.
- Choi Byeong Deok and Han Gwang Won, members of the council
Nov. 19, 2002 Visit by delegation from Yokohama City Council Korea-Japan Friendship Association.
- 10 people including Chairperson Tanoi

Exchanges 2001

Exchanges 2001
Date Details
Feb. 13, 2001 Visit by Kitakyushu City Council, Japan.
- 5 people, including Vice Mayor Dakano Toshiaka
Apr. 3, 2001 Visit by JAM council members.
- 21 people, including Yokomijo Yoshihisa, a member
Apr. 12, 2001 Visit by Ishikawa hyeon, Japan.
- 5 people, including Chogenji, a member
Apr. 16, 2001 Visit by Korea-Japan Friendship.
- 12 people, including Chairperson Endo Otohiko
Apr. 16, 2001 Visit by Cheongdo City, China.
- 4 people, including Mayor Shi Ppaojan
Jun. 22, 2001 Visit by Dandong City, China.
- 8 people, including Mayor Jiang Jjueoyong
Jun. 27, 2001 Visit of eight people and Secretary Wang Yougui from Dalian
Sep. 27, 2001 Visit by Anchorage City Council, U.S.
- 11 people, including Mayor George Watch
Oct. 29, 2001 Visit by delegation from Dandong People’s Representatives Convention, China.
- 7 people, including Wang Ming Seon, the vice head

Exchanges 2000

Exchanges 2000
Date Details
Mar. 16, 2000 Visit by delegation from Panama for International sister city relations
- 2 people including Mayor Juan Carlos Navarro
Mar. 28, 2000 Visit by Yokohama City Council, Japan
- 6 people including Chairperson Tanoi Kazuo
- 3 employees of the bureau
Apr. 15, 2000 Visit by Cheonjin, China.
- 13 people including Mayor Lee Seongrin
Apr. 25, 2000 Visit by Dandong, China.
- 7 people including Secretary Gwan Yeong Gwang
May. 26, 2000 Visit by Jeongchon Council, Hosgun, Japan.
- 5 people including Chairperson Danada Akio, 5 people from the bureau
Jun. 21, 2000 Visit by Cheongdo, China.
-4 people including Vice Chairperson Jeo Jiavin
Sep. 25, 2000 Visit by Tel Aviv, Israel
- 4 people including Mayor Ron Huldai
- 2 people including Israel representative residing in Korea
Oct. 13, 2000 Visit by Kitakyushu City Council, Japan.
- 5 people including Vice Mayor Dakano Toshiaka
Oct. 19, 2000 Visit by People’s representatives of Daeryeon City, China.
- 9 people including Pumingdeo, the vice head
Dec. 5, 2000 Visit by Nornod State, Mongolia.
- 8 people including Odbayara, the governor of the state

Exchanges 1999

Exchanges 1999
Date Details
Mar. 26, 1999 Visit by high school soccer players of Oitahyeon for the Korea-Japan Friendship Game.
May. 21, 1999 Visit by delegation of Kitakyushu City Council, Japan.
Jun. 7 ~ 15, 1999 City Council investment attraction group
-12 people including the chairperson (2 attendants)
-Destinations: Cheongdo, Uwihae, Daeryeon, Yeongil and Beijing
Sep. 2, 1999 Visit by Tourism Association of Eimehyeon.
Sep. 16, 1998 Visit by delegation of Administrative Colleges, Cheonjin.

Exchanges 1998

Exchanges 1998
Date Details
Mar. 1 ~ 3, 1998 The council’s visiting group visited on the invitation of Yokohama City Council, Japan.
-Chairperson Kim Chun Sik,Vice Chairperson Lee Byeong Hwa,Secretary General Ahn Seok Bong(attendant), and Han Hyeon Ok (interpreter)
May. 12, 1998 Incheonwoe, Japan inspected and visited home town.
-58 people including Gatoshiro, the leader
Aug. 4 ~ 9, 1998 Goodwill visit of seven people and deputy director Wang youhai, Yu Youju(delegation from the tourism inspection team)
Aug. 22, 1998 Visit by Incheon administrative inspection group of the Standing Committee of Economy, Oita City Council, Japan.
-5 people, including Chairperson Hayashino Humiyoshi
-2 attendants and 1 interpreter
Aug. 24, 1998 Visit by Standing Committee of General Affairs & Welfare of Yanagidamura.
-6 people, including Deranishi Yoshio
-Secretary General and 1 interpreter
Oct. 27, 1998 Visit by Korea-Japan Friendship Association from Sendai City Council.
-15 people, including Dokita Toyojo, the chairperson of the association
-3 attendants
Nov. 10 ~ 13, 1998 Delegation from Dandong visited China.
-Kim Un Bong, Min Woo Hong, Park Gyun Yeol and Shin Meng Sun
Nov. 11, 1998 Visit from Iveski, and Mayor.
-6 people, including Mayor Taharasako Kaname(leader)

Exchanges 1997

Exchanges 1997
Date Details
Jan. 25, 1997 Visit from Yokohama City Council.
(investing port, airport, facilities and cultural facilities)
- 7 people including Otaki Masao, the leader
Feb. 4 ~ 11, 1997 Visit to Silicon Valley U.S. by group to inspect the world’s IT industrial sites.
-10 people including mayor
-12 people including Go Nam Seok and Jang Yun Eui, members
Mar. 27, 1997 Visit by Investment attraction group from Dandong-si, China.
-5 people including Vice Mayor Mi Keuichin
Apr. 3, 1997 Visit by People’s representative convention of Daeryeon City.
-8 people including Lee Yongjin
Apr. 6 ~ 8, 1997 Visit to Japan by city council delegation for the Korea-Japan Friendship High School Soccer Games
-The chairperson and vice chairperson and their spouses
-Attendants: Lee Gyu Heon, Kim Man Gi
Apr. 10, 1997 Visit by Research group of International Rotary Club.
-1 researcher
Apr. 24, 1997 Visit by delegation of tourism industries including Mayor of Betpu
-16 people including Inoue Nobuyuki, Mayor of Betpu
May. 17, 1997 Visit from Kaalrami City Council, South Africa
-4 people including Hans Muller
Jun. 9, 1997 Goodwill visit by two people and Jang Aiping (Press Delegation)
Jun. 19 ~ 21, 1997 Visit from the People’s Representatives’ Convention, Cheonjin.
-6 people, including Ru Sue Jing, the vice leader
Jul. 14, 1997 Visit from the People’s Representatives’ Convention, Cheonjin.
-6 people, including Secretary Wang Wuei Jing
Aug. 27, 1997 Group of 9 visitors including the head of People’s Representatives’ Convention, Yonyeongseong.
Sep. 3, 1997 Visit by 9 people, including the chairperson of the tourism association of Oitahyeon, Japan.
Oct. 2, 1997 Visit from Kitakyushu City Council by delegation of 6 people including Sueyoshi Koichi.
Oct. 2 ~ 16, 1997 Visit by Foreign figures from sister cities who were invited to celebrate the 33rd Citizen’s Day.
-From Kitakyushu City Council including the vice chairperson (8 persons)
-From Cheonjin city, China including the vice mayor of Daeryeon city (7 persons)
-From Hipong city, Vietnam (11 persons)
-International advisers and their spouses (5 persons)
(* Anchorage, Chile, Brazil, New Zealand)
Nov. 4, 1997 Visit by 14 people including Mitsuhashi Tsutou, the special director of the International Tourism Association, Yokohama-city, Japan

Exchanges 1996

Exchanges 1996
Date Details
Jul. 9, 1996 Visit by the chairperson and secretary general of Oitahyeon Council.
- 11 people including the chairperson of Oitahyeon Council
- 11 people including the secretary general of Oitahyeon Council - 2 assistants
Jul. 18, 1996 Visit by delegation from the Association of New Kitakyushu New Airport Construction Promotion.
- 4 people including Deguchi Takashi, the vice mayor of Kitakyushu city
Jul. 23, 1996 Visit of delegation from Tianjin in China – Seven people and Supreme Advisor Gao Dezhan from Tianjin
Jul. 25, 1996 Visit by Kanechawa City Council, Ishikawaren, Japan.
- 7 people, including Kathuda Saburo, the leader
Aug. 26, 1996 Visit by Korea Tourism Promotion Group of Oitahyeon.
- 4 peple, including Chairperson Ono Hiroshi
Sep. 20, 1996 Visit by delegation from the Korea-China Friendship Association of Yonyeongseong, China.
- 10 people, including Bu Gagi, the vice leader of Racial Education Service’ Overseas Committee, People’s Representatives’ Convention
Oct. 14 ~ 16, 1996 Visit by foreign figures from sister cities who were invited to celebrate the 32nd Citizen’s Day (2 countries, 2 cities, 15 visitors).
- (Oct. 16) Delegation from Dandong city, China including the Mayor (7 persons)
- Delegation from Kitakyushu City including the vice mayor and his wife (5 persons)
- Delegation from Kitakyushu City Council including the vice chairperson and his wife (3 persons)
- International honorary advisers and their spouses (5 cities, 13 persons)
(* Anchorage, Philadelphia, Burbank, Cheonjin and Kitakyushu)
Oct. 16, 1996 Visit by Public servant training group from Cheonjin city, China.
- 20 people including Ro Pyeong, the vice manager(leader) of Cheonjin city HR bureau
Nov. 1, 1996 Visit by Tourism promotion group of Oitahyeon, Japan
- 10 people, including Hiramatz Morihiko, the governor of Oitahyeon

Exchanges 1995

Exchanges 1995
Date Details
Apr. 25 ~ 26. 1995 Visit from Kitakyushu City Council.
- 7 people including Chairperson Inoue Gazuzi
- secretary general, manager of general affairs, 1 employee and 1 interpreter
May. 18 ~ 19, 1995 Visit by The government representatives’ group of Daeryeon si, China.
- 11 people including Ppeo Sirai, Mayor of Daeryeon
May. 24, 1995 Visit by Kiwanis Club members, Taiwan.
- 14 Dadaehoe club members of Daejung city
- 3 Gaeui club members of Gaeui city
Aug. 31, 1995 Visit by Tourism promotion group of Oitahyeon, Japan.
- 5 people including Chairperson Ono Hiroshi
Sep. 22, 1995 Visit by International Kiwanis Club members.
- 10 people from Gaeui club, Taiwan and Manila club, Philippines
Oct. 10, 1995 Visit by Overseas inspection group of Otaru city, Hokkaido, Japan.
- 10 people including Vice Chairperson Okamodo Karmi
Oct. 14, 1995 Visit by foreign figures from sister cities who were invited to celebrate the 31st Citizen’s Day (3 countries, 3 cities, 19 visitors).
- Delegation from Kitakyushu City Council including the chairperson and his wife (3 persons)
- Delegation from Mayor of Kitakyushu city and his wife (6 persons)
- Delegation from Mayor of Anchorage, U.S. and his wife (3 persons)
- Delegation from Daeryeon city, China including the vice mayor of Daeryeon city (7 persons)
- International advisers and their spouses (5 cities, 12 persons)
(* Anchorage, Philadelphia, Burbank, Cheonjin and Kitakyushu)