] Korea’s finance minister held a meeting with the World Bank Group president to discuss ways to expand cooperation, the Finance Ministry said on April 21.
Finance Minister Yoo Il-ho met with WBG President Jim Yong Kim in Washington on April 21 on the sidelines of the G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting. They agreed that the organization‘s Seoul office will play a leading role in carrying out development projects for the Asia-Pacific region.
Opened in 2014, the World Bank office, headquartered in Songdo, west of Seoul, has participated in some infrastructure projects in developing countries including Pakistan and China.
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