India, South Korea ink MoU on sports cooperation
India and South Korea have signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on sports cooperation. The MoU was signed between Union Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports and South Korea’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism in New Delhi.
The objective of this MoU is to establish framework to facilitate and promote cooperation between two countries on basis of reciprocity and mutual benefit. Under it two countries will encourage exchanges and cooperative actions between sports authorities, sports federations and other sports bodies in different areas of cooperation, as jointly decided.
Cooperation under this MoU may include areas like
- Joint training for athletes and officials.
- Exchange of coaches, athletes, experts.
- Exchange of scientific and methodical materials.
- Participation in sports event, seminars, symposia and conferences organized by either country etc.